The solid one-piece frame is constructed of 3.0-mm (0.11-in.) 12-gauge steel:
A 12.1-kW at 3350 rpm, V-twin engine provides plenty of power and torque to handle tough mulching, mowing, and bagging conditions:
No-tools oil-drain valve provides easy access for oil changes.
The Edge Cutting System has been trademarked to emphasize the advantages of the John Deere mower deck designs. They give superior convenience, performance, and reliability:
The 122-cm (48-in.) Mower Deck is a three-spindle design with heavy-duty characteristics:
The mower deck has a rolled lip to provide greater strength and protection. The rugged 2.7-mm (0.105-in.) 12-gauge steel mower will provide years of dependable mowing.
The blade-to-spindle design provides a unique mounting system for the mower blade that gives extra safety and convenience.
A cut-and-throw 230-L (6.5-bu) rear bagger is sold separately.
A wash port is provided to make cleaning the underside of the mower deck easy:
The StarLock™ blade design keeps the blade bolt at the correct torque for easy removal.
Optional blades for difficult mulching or bagging conditions are available.
Spring-assisted, low-effort lift lever simplifies setting and adjusting the mower cut height:
A Kanzaki® Tuff Torq® hydro/automatic transmission gives an infinite choice of speeds and makes changing the direction of travel easy:
Appropriate transmissions are used in each model, depending on rear tire size and tractor performance requirements to ensure excellent performance and reliability:
Easy-to-use cruise control option maintains the tractor's speed for mowing larger areas.
Kanzaki is a trademark of Kanzaki Kokyukoki Manufacturing Company. Tuff Torq is a trademark of Tuff Torq Corporation.
*Recommended Retail Price. Prices are inclusive of VAT