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Tell me if I’m crazy

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So for years everyone has said Stand on mowers are the way to go in my area. I always just blew that comment off. We run 61 inch turf tigers currently and with all the rain we’ve had these heavy mowers have been pretty rough on the turf. So I decided to demo a toro grandstand but it’s only a 52inch. I kinda hated to even take it out because I was scared it would slow us down. But man let me tell you. I haven’t actually timed it but I’m pretty sure I can cover yards just as fast or faster with it than my turf tigers. I think it’s simply the fact it turns around so much faster and can fit around everything in the lawn so much better. But is it just me or does everyone seem to think this?
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I have had Exmark ZTRs and Scag standers. The standers are way faster. Also less expensive. Lighter weight. Smaller on the trailer.

But they are not as good at bagging.
My last vride bagged as good as any turf tiger with a bagger system.
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