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Metro 36 xmark

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by Db966, Mar 19, 2019.

  1. Caledwen

    Caledwen LawnSite Member
    Messages: 149

  2. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,146

    its now set on the middle setting for the axel. I set it there before I found the blades were set way up high. I am still learning this rig. only had it a few days and cut I yard so far. I will learn as I go . this is my first fixed deck mower
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  3. rippinryno

    rippinryno LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,338

    You will love that T bar setup, I wish it would come back. I'm old fashioned, but a 36" belt drive with T bar is a heck of a fenced in yard mower! I always kept my axle in the middle and adjusted the front accordingly, i cust most of my yards at 3"
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  4. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,146

    yea the t bar is awesome for manuerability in a closed space and easy on the hands. I will figure where I can and cant use it as the season unfolds but 2.5 inches is a MUST on the bahia yards. it grows back so fast and looks unkept if cut at 3 in. my first full day with it today and man does this thing ride rough. the fixed deck transfers all the bumps back tru the handle to you. by contrast I used the truf tracer on the last yard and it felt like a rolls Royce lol. very happy with the metro cut. so for this season I have the toro/metro for bahia and crappy weed yards-the turf tracer for lush st aug and toro proline 32 as backup. should be all set this season
  5. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,146

    so far the cut on the metro 36 is awesome. much better than the 32 proline . feels as if this thing weighs more than 400 lbs .

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