Walk-behind mower round-up

Features - Equipment

Get your crews ready for spring maintenance with the latest walk-behind mowers and accessories.

March 2, 2018

BOB-CAT 21-inch commercial walk-behind

The pitch: The BOB-CAT 21-inch commercial walk behind uses a high-vacuum, cast aluminum deck to maximize airflow and grass lift.

  • Die-cast aluminum high-vacuum deck maximizes airflow and grass lift, for a high quality of cut.
  • Kawasaki engine and three-speed RWD transmission offer enhances performance.
  • Blade brake clutch (BBC) model lets the operator pick up debris or empty the grass catcher without stopping the engine.

For more information: Bobcatturf.com

Cub Cadet PRO HW Hydro Walk-Behind Mower

The pitch: This mower features a fixed floating 10-gauge deck design with 7-gauge steel top and bottom reinforcements.

  • Available in 36, 48 and 54-inch cutting widths, the mower features new sealed spindle assemblies with single-row ball bearings.
  • The Easy-Trac Steering Technology provides steering with hand lever controls along with single-lever cruise control and straight-line adjustable tracking with finger-tip control.
  • The design includes thick steel yokes and a fully welded front axle. The mower features a high clearance and enhanced weight balance.

For more information: Cubcadet.com

Exmark Turf Tracer X-Series walk-behind mower

The pitch: This walk-behind raises the bar for commercial productivity, durability and ease-of-service.

  • Available in 52- or 60-inch cutting widths, Turf Tracer X-Series models feature Exmark’s patented Enhanced Control System (ECS)
  • Heavy-duty electromagnetic PTO clutch and single-belt deck drive system offers increased durability and ease-of-maintenance.
  • UltraCut Series 4 cutting decks feature welded 7-gauge deck reinforcements and large-flange, maintenance-free, Lazer Z-style sealed bearing cutter housings with splined blade drivers.

For more information: Exmark.com

Husqvarna L421P 21-inch walk mower

The pitch: A durable and robust commercial-grade mower, the L421P is designed with a lightweight body to maximize maneuverability and efficiency.

  • Features a 21-inch reinforced PremierCut deck that offers extra protection from the sturdy collision guard.
  • 7.75 ft-lb of torque and 4 hp, a high-capacity grass bagger and 8-inch heavy-duty wheels with ball bearings make this a powerful walk mower for areas bigger equipment can’t get to.
  • Both sides of the deck can trim close to barriers and reinforced foldable handles make it easy to stow in the landscaping trailer.

For more information: Husqvarna.com

Kubota 21-inch commercial walk-behind

The pitch: The Kubota WGC6-21 and WG6-21 walk-behind mowers combine cutting and bagging performance along with durability.

  • The cast aluminum deck has steel edge guards; cast aluminum wheels with dual ball bearings; and replaceable wide rubber tires
  • A three-speed, heavy-duty transmission is designed for performance and long service days.
  • It incorporates the Kawasaki FJ180 commercial-duty engine.

For more information: Kubotausa.com

STIHL RMA 510 battery-powered mower

The pitch: The STIHL RMA battery powered mower offers seven different cutting heights as well as an adjustable handlebar for customized use.

  • Quiet operation allows this professionalgrade mower to be used in noise-sensitive areas.
  • Running on a commercial-grade battery, the 21-inch deck width and large capacity grass catcher allow users to cover more lawn in less time.
  • Comes with mower accessories including a rear bagger, side discharge chute, mulch plug and an activation key, which helps prevent accidental or unauthorized use/startup of machine.

For more information: Stihlusa.com

Toro 21” Commercial Heavy-Duty mower

The pitch: This mower line features rugged, commercial-grade components that consistently perform in the toughest conditions.

  • Premium engines and maintenance-free transmissions allow the operator to maximize productivity and minimize downtime.
  • The Blade Brake Clutch (BBC) system on select models allows the operator to disengage the blades without shutting down the engine.
  • The corrosion-resistant aluminum alloy deck is designed for durability, and the replaceable steel wear plates protect select models against bottom and side impacts.

For more information: Toro.com

Wright Velke Hydro-Powered Walk-Behind Mower

The pitch: Wright Manufacturing’s two newest Velke hydro-powered walk-behind mowers can be specified with either a fixed or floating cutting deck.

  • The HC series is available with 32-, 36- and 48-inch decks. The larger LC series offers a choice of 52- and 61-inch decks with larger tires, reinforced frames and a wider stance.
  • An integrated Velke sulky latch is provided on all models. The operator has a choice of walking or riding when a Velke sulky is attached. When walking, the latch secures the sulky in a folded position.
  • The flat-free caster tires increase the mower’s maneuverability in tight spaces.

For more information: Wrightmfg.com