3 superb zero-turn mowers for spring
With the spring time in full swing and summer quickly approaching, zero-turn mowers are this years fad, boasting speed and manoeuvrability
6 April 2017
One trend has clearly established itself this spring: zero-turn mowers and their increasing popularity due to manoeuvrability, ease of use and speed of mowing.
A vast range of makes and models are available and we have taken a look at a sample of the new machines that are on-sale this spring.
Hustler SDX Zero-Turn Mowers
Hustler manufactures a wide range of Zero-Turn Mowers which cater for both the horticulturist and commercial trade user. One of the toughest-built mowers available in Ireland, they have become very popular in the last number of years.
A Hustler Zero-Turn lawnmower will mow your lawn or green fast, and give years of low-cost trouble-free mowing. Choose from deck sizes of 42-60″, petrol or diesel, with the option of striping rollers. The time-saving benefits of mulching grass instead of collecting grass, combined with the speed advantage of zero turn, make large gardens very easy to manage and maintain.
Snapper Zero-Turn Ride-On ZTX 150
Combining a 117cm side-discharge cutting deck with the ability to execute on-the-spot turns, the Snapper Zero-Turn Ride-On ZTX 150 is perfect for lawns with obstacles. Zero-turns are also much faster on open spaces and can help reduce mowing time by up to fifty percent when compared to a standard lawn tractor. Extremely well built, features include: a stamped-steel deck, welded-steel frame, and a powerful Briggs & Stratton V-Twin OHV engine. Optional mulch-kit is also available. Price: €4,199
Simplicity Courier SZT110 Zero-Turn Mower
The simplicity Courier SZT110 is the new entry model featuring a 107cm mower deck. It is powered by a reliable 20 horsepower Briggs and Stratton Intek Series V-Twin engine, has hydrostatic EZT transmission, 13 height cut positions, side discharge with mulching option available.