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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Kubota130, Feb 24, 2005.

  1. Kubota130

    Kubota130 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 59

    Do you guys prefer walk-behind or ride on (ZTR)'s and why???

  2. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Messages: 2,206

    I prefer a ztr because i'd rather ride than walk.
  3. TClawn

    TClawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,036

    each mower has it's place. for a wide open area, I like the ZTR's. for hillsides, or really small property's I prefer the walk behind.

    you can compromise by get a sulky (stand up ride on attachement).
  4. Branchland

    Branchland LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 354

    Depends on the job at hand. A W/B can be qwiker or easier to use than a ZTR on some yards. Plus less chance of tearing the smaller yards up.

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