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Anyone have an Exmark Viking?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by south jerz, May 11, 2005.

  1. south jerz

    south jerz LawnSite Member
    Messages: 87

    Any reviews on this mower?
  2. Planter

    Planter LawnSite Member
    from Utah
    Messages: 214

    I have one, 36" and it is a pretty good mower. Fast and gives a good cut.
  3. ElephantNest

    ElephantNest LawnSite Bronze Member
    from La.
    Messages: 1,878

    Yes, my friend has one, it's about....oh.....15 years old. Second motor, still cuts like it did on day one.
  4. lawnworker

    lawnworker LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 897

    I have one. They are good belt driven mowers

    Messages: 22

    i have a 48 viking,its the best cuttin mower i ever used,i have a 52 ztr toro, and for jobs, i would rather use the 48, bc it cuts so nice and even!
  6. fishinman22487

    fishinman22487 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 194

    I have a Viking 36" and Kaw. 15hp, great mower, cuts fast, low maintenance, and worth the extra buck. What size are you looking for?
  7. Fareway Lawncare

    Fareway Lawncare LawnSite Silver Member
    from Canada
    Messages: 2,222

    I have 2 Viking 32"'s which are Now Discontinued....One w/15hp Kohler...One w/15hp Kaw....Prefer the 36" Tracers.....eXmark Should have Made a 32" Tracerhp instead of the 26" Metro.
  8. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,487

    My Viking is a hydro, as I thought all Vikings were. The Metro is the belt driven version.

    As far as the quality, I am very pleased with it so far. Maneuvers easy, and leaves a very nice cut. The ECS controls are very easy to use.
  9. lawnworker

    lawnworker LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 897

    The belt was called the Viking Posi drive. Nice set up for a belt drive. eXmark was nuts to stop making this mower. They said sales dropped off though.
  10. l1011100

    l1011100 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 96

    I have a 48" and I love it. It cuts great, I have a mulching kit on it and it works great.

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