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Bob Cat Classic?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by lescodude247, Nov 23, 2006.

  1. lescodude247

    lescodude247 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 10

    I went to the Bob Cat dealer the other day to check out a few walk behinds. I looked at the bob cat classic and the only two things that made me a little sketchy was, it didn't have a kawasaki engine on it, and also it only had single wide drive belts. If anyone has a bob cat classic or knows well about them, could they please let me know how they work, and how they hold up. Or is it just better off spendin the $1000 for a full feature gear drive bob cat. Thanks so much!
  2. lawnwizards

    lawnwizards LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,439

    i have a 2003 bobcat classic with a 15hp kohler command pro. i've had my mower from day one and i've changed the belts 3 times. the single belt isn't as bad as you think. it does slip a bit when its extremely wet (ie rainstorms) but who cuts when its pouring anyway. as far as general cutting check out your other thread about bobcats/lesco and you can see my bobcat stripes without rollers.

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