Diesel Super Z info, specs and pictures.

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by mowerconsultant, Sep 28, 2004.

  1. mowerconsultant

    mowerconsultant LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Syracuse, NY
    Posts: 9,761

    Here are some pics...





  2. mowerconsultant

    mowerconsultant LawnSite Fanatic
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    A few more.....



  3. mowerconsultant

    mowerconsultant LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Syracuse, NY
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    Engine info:
    Manufacturer Caterpillar
    Model 3013C
    Horsepower 34
    No. of Cylinders 3
    Diaplacement 91 cu in (1490 cc)
    Max. Torque 70.8 ft lbs @ 1800 rpm
    Starter 12-volt (.8 kw), solenoid shift positive engagement
    Charging System 12-volt, 65-amp
    Fuel Number 2 diesel Fuel Filter Replaceable, spin-on type
    Air Filter Heavy-duty air cleaner and centrifugal precleaner to extend the service interval for excessive, dirty applications and improved performance Cooling Liquid cooled. Dual electric fan
    Governor Mechanical
    Engine Coolant: 2.5 US gal (9.5 l)

    Traction Drive System
    Type Dual hydrostatic.
    Individual pumps power two direct-drive wheel motors.
    Hydrostatic system operates on 10W40 motor oil.
    Transmission drive (oil) cooler for increased system life.
    Pumps Two variable displacement, axial-piston type.
    Each pump powers one drive-wheel motor.
    Hydro-Gear BDP21
    Pump Drive Micro V-belt drive from engine crankshaft
    Final Drive Direct-drive high-torque wheel motors. One for each drive wheel. Hydro-Gear BPM
    Filter 25 micron, spin-on type
    Ground Speed Infinitely variable: Transport 0-15 mph (0-22.53 kph), Mowing 0-10 (0-16.09) forward, 0-7.5 mph (0-12.07 kph) reverse
    Steering Twin-lever steering provides independent control of each drive wheel.
    Speed, forward, reverse, brake, and turns are all controlled with hand-operated controls
    Turning Radius True zero degree.
    Turns within its own length.
    Counter-rotating, independent drive wheels
    Brakes Service: Hydrostatic dynamic braking
    Parking: Internal motor brake.
    When steering levers are placed in neutral position, integral park brakes are automatically engaged

    Mower Drive
    Hydraulic pump drive from engine with electric clutch. Hydraulic motor mounted in deck.

    Front: 15 x 6.50 – 6, rib tread
    Drive: 26 x 12.00 – 12, turf tread

    Fuel System: 18 US gal
    Hydraulic Oil: 3 US gal

    Height: 56.5 in (143.5 cm) ROPS down 72 in (182.9 cm) ROPS up
    W/60 in Deck Length: 90 in (228.6 cm)
    Overall width: 62 in (157.5 cm) w/discharge chute up Tire-to-tire width: 62 in (157.5 cm) Weight: 1840 lbs (835 kg)
    W/72 in Deck Length: 94 in (238.8 cm) Overall width: 70.5 in (179 cm) w/discharge chute up Tire-to-tire width: 65 in (165.1 cm)Weight: 1880 lbs (853 kg)

    Safety Features
    Operator presence system connected to brake and deck clutch.
    Certified, folding 2-post ROPS.
    Stabilizer rollers at rear of tractor

    Seat Standard:
    Molded-vinyl, suspension seat with armrests. Fore and aft adjustment

    Mainframe is 1.5 in x 3 in x .187 in (3.8 cm x 7.62 cm x .47 cm) rectangular steel tubing Drive motors mounted to .179 in (.45 cm) welded steel
    Front caster wheels mounted with ball bearings on each wheel Front caster forks are .5 in (1.27 cm) steel

    Deck Lift
    Foot-operated deck height adjustment. Pin for setting height, detent for transport position

    Hand-operated throttle, ignition switch, electric mower clutch.
    Integrated parking brakes

    Hour meter, warning lights (cooling temp, engine oil pressure, charge), audio (temp)

    Cup Holder
    Two cup holders molded into the left side fuel tank. Accommodates nearly any cup size including Big Gulp™

    60” and 72” Side-Discharge Decks
    Type Free-floating mower using three blades with center blade to the front. Mower is suspended at the corners. Includes deck-mounted rollers to improve flotation in rolling and uneven terrain.
    Deck Lift Raise and lower deck from driver’s seat with simple foot-operated deck height adjustment. Pin for setting height, transport position. Change cutting heights, hop curbs and trailer more easily.
    Construction 125 in (.317 cm) welded steel. Solid 1 in x .375 in (2.5 cm x .95 cm) steel bars reinforce impact areas on trim edges. .187 in x .375 in (.47 cm x .95 cm) in box-section reinforced front edge. Reinforcements welded onto spindle mount areas. Steel deck housing is 5.25 in (13.34 cm) deep to provide room for high-capacity mowing.
    Cutting Heights Foot-operated deck height adjustment. Pin for setting height, detent for transport position. Height adjustment in .25 in increments from 1 in to 7 in (2.5 cm to 17.8 cm).
    Mowing Blades Heavy-duty, heat-treated, high-lift steel blade60 in: 21 in x 3.00 in x .25 in72 in: 24 in x 3.00 in x .25 in
    Blade Tip Speed 60 in: 18,450 fpm 72 in: 18,850 fpm
    Blade Drive V-belt drive to all three spindles. Spring tension idler pulleys. Spindles Machine ductile housing, 1 in (2.5 cm) diameter high carbon steel shafts and sealed ball bearings.
    Flotation Suspended mower floats on four spring-assisted chains. Anti-scalp wheels are standard.
    Discharge Chute Over-center design allows for chute to be folded up for improved trailering or to pass thru gates, etc.
    Trim Capacity
    (left side) 60 in: 6 in (15.2 cm)72 in: 8 in (20.3 cm)

    3-year parts and labor
    Lifetime warranty on tractor frame
    Lifetime warranty on the leading edge of the deck

    60" - $15,999.00
    72" - $16,299.00

  4. i_plant_art

    i_plant_art LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 558

    nice mower but 15K thats alot of change to fork out for a mower, when one could get 2 ZTR's gas for less than that.........so my question is what makes diesel mowers better than gas ones... i know there are a few companies out the that make them but why... whats the advantage other than mower torque hp rpm ect.ect. its not like im pulling my trailer around with it ya know... im just curious thats all not trying to sound all jumpy on ur case or nothin ive just never been explained.... i do like the look of the mower though clean lines, smooth flowing.... but why didnt that call it "Z Super Diesel" ( say it real fast ) !!!! LOL
  5. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Posts: 10,812


  6. compost king

    compost king LawnSite Member
    Posts: 8

    I saw it at the EXPO in Louisville this past weekend. That thing was fast! I also saw your walkbehind that tips up for gates. That was really a great idea.
  7. gr8pyrs

    gr8pyrs LawnSite Member
    from PA
    Posts: 19

    One of the major ones in my opinion would be engine life.
    Usually you can get a lot more hours, or in a vehicle case miles, on a diesel than a gasser.
  8. specialtylc

    specialtylc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,656

    1800 pounds of grass cutting and rut making machine for only 16,000 dollars. I think I'll pass.
  9. Lawnworks

    Lawnworks LawnSite Fanatic
    from usa
    Posts: 5,407

    Isnt weight near 1600lbs? I was expecting some better tires to support that weight. I can get a 50hp DC turbo diesel for 15k, but the CAT motor is cool. Not trying to bash, but I think a 10-11.5k price tag would be about right.
  10. WLLD

    WLLD LawnSite Member
    Posts: 90

    Am I reading the specs correctly - is there no trim edge on the 60" model?


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