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Great Dane 52" surfer

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by Outlawn, Sep 20, 2013.

  1. 123hotdog

    123hotdog LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 481

    I wish I had put a piece of rubber on mine. For years I've been going through two pair of boots a season. I thought it was from walkin them off but it was the platform wearing out the boots.
     
  2. Valk

    Valk LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,711

    A tunnel deck is deeper up front and more shallow in the back. There's kind of a tunnel of vacuum to move the air and clippings out of the mostly upfront cutting area. They leave a great cut in ideal conditions, but are not so great at dealing with wet grass. This design is for finish mowing...not knocking down super-tall foliage. BOP mowers utilize(d) this design...and I seemed to recall the Surfers (and possibly a few others) did, too. Thus the reason I asked.
     

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