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shortcut deck

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by badjetman23, Jul 30, 2012.

  1. badjetman23

    badjetman23 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 8

    I have a shortcut 1500 with a rear discharge deck this deck is great for trimming up close but i dont like the way it bunches the grass in a row.Has anyone tryed modifying this deck to cure this problem
  2. mowerconsultant

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

    Bering a rear discharge there is not much you can do but make sure your blades are sharp, the deck is clean, the belt is tight and the engine RPM's are to spec.
    Try cutting less off in a single pass and cut when it is as dry as possible.


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