Toro in Fla.

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by curlawngreen, Sep 6, 2001.

  1. curlawngreen

    curlawngreen Banned
    Messages: 309

    Anyone use Toro in Fl. Would like to hear comments on cutting bahia. Anything will cut St. Aug. Also any problems with anything
  2. lynn

    lynn LawnSite Member
    from fl
    Messages: 44

    I own a toro 52 inch water cooled Kaw. There is not a thing wrong with this set up. The problem that I have is that when the grass is really kicking the SFS deck will not mulch. So if you want to mulch with a toro ztr in Florida I would look elsewere. I also have a 44 inch walk behind that will mulch fine.This is the second ztr that I have owned from Toro,they bought back the first for the same reason.
  3. lynn

    lynn LawnSite Member
    from fl
    Messages: 44

    I would also like to add that if you are going to cut bahia with a stamped deck look out. You will eat the deck up in a year or two.
  4. Starling Lawn

    Starling Lawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 170

    We use the toro ztr with 62in.decks.We use the atomic blades with them and you still have run VERY sharp blades to cut bahai.Also don`t even think of mulching with these decks,that requires double cutting.Like Lynn said,the 44in. wb does great.Go figure.
  5. Mark

    Mark LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 723

    Starling lawn i have a 62" Toro Z Master with the mulch kit and it mulches great,i do run doubles on it and that helps awhole-lot.. I don't do the bahia but i do alot of zoysia its mighty tuff turf also,no problems here. Marks Mowing Service

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