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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by SlowMow, Aug 30, 2007.

  1. SlowMow

    SlowMow LawnSite Member
    Posts: 57

    I haven't seen much discussion on this site about stander mowers. Anybody use 'em? If so which one(s) are the best? If not, why?
  2. sedge

    sedge LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 33,563

    We are phazing out of ours. We have 32"s, great, great mower, but to heavy for the tire size and we put 8.5 on the rears. I think they come with 6"???!!! Such a heavy built mower for the width of the tires. Just leave the yards looking like sh!t if it is even a little wet. have to use the 32"s as we have so many back yard gates that are 33" wide. Hope this helps!
  3. lawnprosteveo

    lawnprosteveo LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Tulsa
    Posts: 1,930

    I have the JD Quik Trak 647...48" deck so it has 20 x 8's for tires. I havent noticed any rutting even in the wet months we had early this season. I have heard by alot of Wright Stander owners that the 36's and 32's rut like crazy. I dont know about the 48's and bigger. I know the Wright 48 has smaller tires than my Deere.
    For the smaller decks, I'll stick with a good Toro wb...

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