GROUNDS MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT
A Quality Cut
The Gold Premium Series 3 – 5 – 7 Reel Gang Mowers feature a golf-course-quality cut for the average- to superior-quality lawn. Ideal for sports and light commercial use, with a cut of 58 inches to 11 feet, 4 inches, you can cut up to 5 acres per hour. You can increase the size from five to seven reels. The frame features full reverse, flex and zero-turn capabilities, and folds for easy storage. The patented frame creates down-force on the drive wheels of the mower, eliminating need for additional weight. You will not cut tracks with this mower, allowing you to cut under wet conditions.
ProMow Inc.: 877-477-6669
AerWay introduced a new folding design, available in 12-foot and 15-foot widths, as part of its new Groundhog family. Folded width is within 90 inches, which allows easy transport through gates and along pathways. Ideal for schools and municipalities with multiple field complexes, the design is capable of aerating more than 10 acres per hour. It can be fitted with any of the AerWay family of tines—shattertine, sportstine, finetine or coring tine.
Infield of Dreams
Newstripe’s new Dirt Doctor JuniorTM infield groomer was designed specifically to be pulled by four-wheel-drive utility vehicles. Dirt Doctor Junior can plow, pulverize, drag, compact and finish drag a 4-foot-wide path in one pass. The multiple-position harrow teeth, pulverizer bar and wheels are quickly and easily adjusted without tools. Plus, the optional 6-foot finish drag with reversible lead bar can be detached and used as a separate pull-behind drag. The four-position front hitch fits almost any utility vehicle on the market. A three-point hitch is also available for use with compact tractors.
Newstripe Inc.: 800-624-6706
Progressive’s Tri-Deck Roller Mowers are a great choice for wide-area mowing of municipal grounds, playing fields, parks, sports facilities, polo fields and sod production. These versatile mowers can cut as low as 1/2 inch without scalping, while smoothing the field surface. They also can stripe for visual impact and speed repair by promoting root-to-soil contact for divot damage. Full-length rollers allow the cutting decks to bridge ribbons while aiding in moisture retention when used in sod production grow-in. Rear rollers provide extra protection for safe discharge of clippings and debris.
Progressive Turf Equipment: 800-668-8873
The new Infield Pro models feature innovations that elevate the versatility and reliability of these sports field management machines. The new Quick Attach System (QAS) allows operators, in less than a minute, to switch from among 21 different attachments, without the use of any tools. Front attachments include hydraulic flex blade, manual blade, 60-inch blade extension and lip broom. Mid-mount attachments include weeder tine toolbar, spring tine toolbar, solid tine toolbar and scarify/level blade. Rear attachments include utility box, nail drag, tooth rake, spring rake, grooming broom, finish grader, spiker, drag mat carrier, steel drag mat, coco drag mat, debris blower and hitch kit.
The Toro Company: 800-803-8676
The 7120 Verti-Drain from Redexim Charterhouse has a working width of 80 inches and can be used with tractors of 45 to 50 horsepower. It has working speeds near 3 miles per hour, making it one of the highest production aerators ever built. All models are equipped with maintenance-free, self-lubricated sealed bearings on all pivot points, three-speed gearbox and the patented parallelogram action.
Redexim Charterhouse Inc.: 800-597-5664
The new FasTrakTM Super Duty 48/54 takes all the great features of the original FasTrak and adds decks, horsepower and even more commercial components. Features include: Kawasaki V-twin 23/48 or 25/54 configurations; welded-steel decks; 20-inch drive tires, 13-inch caster tires; commercial hydrostatic transmission for true zero-turning-radius maneuverability; commercial-duty, serviceable deck spindles; and a tough frame, front forks and deck. The FasTrak offers simple maintenance and a 10-gallon fuel capacity with built-in sight line. Seat springs and slide with arm rests come standard. The FasTrak also offers SmoothTrakTM steering with patented automatic park brake system, 48-inch or 54-inch side-discharge mulching decks and optional catchers and snow-removal attachments.
Hustler Turf Equipment: 800-395-4757
The Scag Pro-V hydro-drive walk-behind mower features a new operator control system that delivers productivity and operator comfort. Operator hand fatigue has been virtually eliminated, as no squeezing is required to maneuver. The Scag Pro-V walk-behind is equipped with a 36-, 48- or 52-inch cutter deck, and engine options from 16 to 23 horsepower. Its floating cutter deck mount design features a convenient hand-lever deck lift, as well as an easy-to-use cutting height adjustment system. The Pro-V also boasts a strong dual hydraulic pump and wheel motor drive system, dependable Ogura PTO clutch and Scag’s ultra-tough, greaseable cast-iron spindles with Timken tapered roller bearings.
Scag Power Equipment: 920-387-0100