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Cub Cadet Tank?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by turfcare, Aug 15, 2006.

  1. turfcare

    turfcare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 276

    Anyone have on e of these machines? Tell me what you think about it and compare it to some of the others.

    REALSLOW LawnSite Senior Member
    from FLORIDA
    Messages: 668

    Are you just trying to start a war ?

    I don't own one but I like them because you can buy them in like new condition for 50 cents on the $!
  3. alwaysgreener

    alwaysgreener LawnSite Member
    Messages: 52


    REALSLOW LawnSite Senior Member
    from FLORIDA
    Messages: 668

    They are good mowers, for 6200 $ they are a steal. That is what Lesco was selling them for. There are better products out there, you have to decide if it is worth the extra money. I like to use ZTR's on huge properties so I want the fastest and nicest ride I can afford.
  5. HenryB

    HenryB LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,848

    I demoed them my guys and me really did not like them.I know a lot of experienced, intelligent scapers love and swear by them. Not trying to ruffle feathers but I thought the handling and balance was way off. My buddy has a 2001 500hrs, his Exmark WB's get 500hrs a season his guys also dislike them. It's amusing when he forces them use it to get his money's worth. I can't put it anywhere near my Laser Z's and Super Z's. Just being honest.
  6. Nosmo

    Nosmo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,216

    I'd like to tell you what I think about mine -- but the next post would be what they think about mine too.

  7. WildWest

    WildWest LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 384

    I see somebody else got their issue of "TURF" today. lol Gunny Approved!:usflag:
  8. FinalCut05

    FinalCut05 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 79

    I have a 54" Tank and I love it. The price, quality of cut and feel is great. The 3 year warranty good to.
  9. ToughAsStihl

    ToughAsStihl LawnSite Member
    from Vermont
    Messages: 124

    Well I would have like an easy answer when I asked this question also. Good Luck. If you looked at my thread (the one linked above) you will get mixed thoughts. I have not gotten one. Well at least not yet. I have over 30 hours use of a Cub Z-Force 44 that a family member has and I think it is great. Yeah I know its not Commercial but Cub hit it well with the heavy duty residential mower. If the tanks are as over built for commercial standards as the Z-Force is for residential. It must be a winner.
  10. lawnspecialties

    lawnspecialties LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,524

    ....and to think, we were thinking about going out to rent a movie for this weekend.:laugh:

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