1st post here from a lawn mower in Australia. I have come to this site as you guys seem to be much more across the wide area mower discussion.
I have just landed a contract to maintain lawns for a corporate farmer. There are 6 houses each with 4 to 10 acres each to mow.
With each of...
2012 John Deere 1600 turbo series II WAM (wide area mower ) with 4 post rops with canopy
engine has 578.5hrs
Engine Model Number Yanmar 4TNE88
Engine Type 4-Cycle, 4-Cylinder, In-Line Diesel
Cooling Liquid Cooled
Gross Output 38 kW (51 hp)
Net Output 37 kW (49 hp)
Injection Type Direct...
Toro 455D Wide Area Mower (WAM) Diesel Mower
Call or Text Three19-660-660 Zero
It mows around 8-9 acres per hour on open ground.
It is 10.5 feet wide.
Low range (mowing speed) The mower runs at max of 8.5 mph
High range (transport) is max of 15 mph.
You need a 75" wide trailer to put this...