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i test rode a bob cat 61inch today ? comments?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by $blingstar$, Jun 1, 2006.

  1. $blingstar$

    $blingstar$ LawnSite Member
    Posts: 9

    this is the first test ride i have had . the dealer let me take it home over night . they really push the bob cat brand . i cant say i was impressed or disappointed . what do you guys think ? it was a zero turn with i think a 29 horse kohler ? i may be wrong on the power .:confused:
  2. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,140

    Bob cat makes great equipment.
  3. Howie's Lawn Care

    Howie's Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 512

    I think Jacobsen make much better machines, but what do I know? :) Don't answer that.
  4. Mowerboy04

    Mowerboy04 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,441

    i like my bob-cat. its held up well.
  5. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,140

    :laugh: Doesnt Textron make the bob cats, buntons and jacobsons? Its been a while and i know somebody bought out somebody.
  6. Tharrell

    Tharrell LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,964

    Textron owns them all and they all fall under the Jacobson name. Textron owns a lot of brands we would all be familiar with. Cessna, Bell helicopters, Lycoming engines just to name a few.
  7. ingram33

    ingram33 LawnSite Member
    from KY
    Posts: 6

    we have one with about 900 hours we have put 2 right hand pumps . no problems other than that but that is enough
  8. tb8100

    tb8100 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from TX
    Posts: 1,627

    And EZ GO golf cars.....and FarmTrac tractors.....:sleeping:

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