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Tiger Cat or Turf Tiger?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by Moose's Mowing, Nov 12, 2012.

  1. biodale

    biodale LawnSite Member
    Posts: 177

    Get the cheetah. It has bigger pumps and a transaxle system. The ride is better. The only problem you will have with the Cheetah is going too fast for a good cut. You are right, the money is not that much more.
  2. Sharps_lawn&landscaping

    Sharps_lawn&landscaping LawnSite Member
    from TN
    Posts: 83

    The cheetah uses more power up with the new hydro system. If you get one make sure it's a bigger size motor if you need it for tough cuts.
  3. Moose's Mowing

    Moose's Mowing LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 453

    OK guys, thanks for the advice on this. I decided on a 2013 Turf Tiger. 61" with 27hp Kawi. I skipped the bagger. Here's a pic from the other day when I picked it up. the 2013 has some neat little upgrades over the 2012. nothing huge, just little odds and ends. I'll post more pics this spring. Maybe I'll take a few more after I unload it from the trailer.

    tigercat 1.jpg

  4. Blade Runners

    Blade Runners LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,021

    umm, that's not a Turf Tiger.
  5. puppypaws

    puppypaws LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 8,836

    You meant "Tiger Cat" right?
  6. Moose's Mowing

    Moose's Mowing LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 453

    ha yep, my bad. Tiger Cat is what I got. One day I'll get the name right
  7. puppypaws

    puppypaws LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 8,836

    What's causing the name problem; is in reality you have been wanting a Turf Tiger...Wishful thinking has ways of playing tricks on the mind...LOL

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