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Need advice on which ZTR

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by MSDuffer, Aug 22, 2005.

  1. MSDuffer

    MSDuffer LawnSite Member
    from MS
    Messages: 6

    Need some advice on buying a new ZTR. I am looking to buy a new 48" or 52" ZTR. I want to stay with a brand that can be serviced locally. We only have these choices: Ex-Mark, Scag, Hustler, Ferris, and Snapper. Quality of cut, cutting speed, and warranty are major factors. Of the 5 above, which would you buy ?
  2. Nes-Tech

    Nes-Tech LawnSite Member
    Messages: 71

    Hustler! :cool2:
  3. Shane7258

    Shane7258 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    Hope you plan on mowing all flat surfaces with that size of a deck lol
  4. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,163

    eXmark has a really good parts program. I don't know about the others though. Good Luck
  5. splatz100

    splatz100 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 647

    are you joking??? Only mower you should have for only flat surfaces is a 72.
    I have a 60 and a 52, No Problems.......
  6. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,452

    If speed is that important you might want to look at Ferris since they seem to advertise they have a better ride. Don't know about nothing except Scag and they are very sturdy. I guess they will cut with the best of them but we don't do any golf courses.

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