Gravely wb?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by lawman, Apr 5, 2001.

  1. lawman

    lawman LawnSite Member
    Messages: 199

    What do you guy's and Gal's think about the Gravely WB? Thanks for the imput. A friend is looking at a 48 inch 14 hp Kaw belt for a one acher yard. Home owner use only. Thanks. I am pushing him, to get an emark.
  2. captjack

    captjack LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    i have 2 gravleys i like them. one is a pro 40,its the discontinued 200 model and the other one is a pro 36 and its a 150 model. they have been good machines. i use them for home use only(one for dads yard/one for mine). i live in severna park so if you all have any question about them we could meet.
    capt jack
  3. eslawns

    eslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 712

    Haven't looked at a new one in 3 or 4 years. At the time, they seemed flimsy to me. And they weren't cheap to buy.
  4. Evan528

    Evan528 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,144

    well I couldnt tell you about the 50 inch deck but I have a Gravely 36 inch 12.5 Kawasaki engine 150 series mower. I bought this mower in spring of '96 have have not spend a dollar on any repair! All i have done is routine maintenance! The 36 inch deck is fabricated and gives a exellent cut! the machine as a whole is built extremly heavy duty! Does anybody know how the 50 inch fabricated decks cut compared to the stamped?
  5. eslawns

    eslawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 712

    BTW, I was talking about stamped the deck. I never saw one with a welded deck.
  6. UrbanEarth

    UrbanEarth LawnSite Member
    Messages: 142

    I have a 150, 16 horse Kohler, with a 50" stamped deck. I wish I had gone for the fabricated deck. It is way more solid then the stamped. I have had to repair the baffles several times when they get kooked on things (usually loading and unloading!)
    The machine had a few bugs in it , but now that they are gone, it has been a great machine. I would buy another Gravely.


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