Mulching

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by scottmd, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. scottmd

    scottmd LawnSite Member
    Posts: 2

    I have a Mini Z 19/42 I just purchased the mulching kit. I didn't change the blade I have the Fusion blades. I notices alot of grass getting blown out of the front of the mower. I also had alote of clumping grass in yard. Is this expected the dealer told me that I don't have to replace the blade. I only have 3hrs on these blades. I don't want to spend extra money for new blades usless it will correct these problems. the cut was good .
    :cool2:

    Other than that I love this machine!!
     
  2. mowerconsultant

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

    You need to run the mulching blades for the best performance.
    The mulching blade part # is 794214, and you need 2 of them.
    A tip when mulching, slow down a bit and don't take more than 1/3 of the grass off in a single pass.
    Hope this helps.

    Pj
     

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