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cougar or walker

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sunrise, Sep 12, 2002.

  1. sunrise

    sunrise Banned
    Messages: 247

    looking to buy a walker or a scag cougar. Which one is the better and why. good or bad price is about the same. Not to be use on large commercial property just upscale homes.
  2. Ryan Lightning

    Ryan Lightning LawnSite Senior Member
    from CA
    Messages: 554

    Id go with the Walker, it lighter, sits lower to the ground, and you can get different size decks.
  3. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 4,771

    There was a recent thread on this. The vote was Walker....HANDS DOWN. Do a search, you should be able to find it.

  4. Fantasy Lawns

    Fantasy Lawns LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,912

    can't say for the cougar (never road one) but I can say for the Walker as I have 3 ....n they are mainly used on detail areas with lots of bed or tight areas ...NO dissapointments

    here's our new 26 EFI with 42" mulch deck .... $8600 out the door;->

  5. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,360

    Only 1 Walker.
  6. ilovethisgame

    ilovethisgame LawnSite Member
    Messages: 136

    Buy the real thing, Walker all the way!

  7. MOW ED

    MOW ED LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,028

    Hmmm, uh , well, I dont know, mayby, er ahh,WALKER

    I ran them both and if I have to run a cougar again I will run it into a pond.
  8. LB Landscaping

    LB Landscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 1,309

    Got a Walker and LOVE it. You won't be disappointed in its performance. Very vertsitile.:blob3:
  9. Brickman

    Brickman LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,249

    If you ever plan on bagging the Walker is the top of the line for that. Other units might have faster ground speed.

    I have owned 2 Walkers, they worked great for me.

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