PRODUCT SHOWCASE

SPORTS FIELD MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT

Equipment Carrier

The Carryall® 700 Grounds Maintenance Vehicle is configured with a package of accessories that speeds sports field maintenance: aluminum cargo box that accommodates tool and equipment holders that carry gear outside the bed, freeing bed space and reducing round trips; stake side kit; hose reel with electric rewind; tailgate tethers; rear fender guards; white canopy; hinged windshield; differential guard; heavy-duty front brush guard; and two-inch receiver.

Club Car LLC: 800-CLUBCAR

Improve Your Turf

The SandMaster is a one-pass aerator and slit drainage machine that allows the use of wet or dry sand, gravel or other soil amendments. It creates permanent channels with very little surface disturbance, to improve the quality of the turf. With a deep working depth, the SandMaster improves drainage as well. The SandMaster mounted behind the Verti-Quake will create deep slits using vibrating coulter knives that leave playing fields ready for play.

Redexim North America: 636-825-8300

The Right Fit for You

The new Toro Workman GTX utility vehicles combine superior comfort, control and durability. Equipment managers can select either gas or electric models to match the right vehicle to their specific needs. Among the options are: two- and four-seat configurations; choice of box bed or flatbed; and the ability to customize a wide range of work attachments to provide optimal versatility.

Toro Company: 800-803-8676

Powerful & Efficient

The ZTrak™ Z945M is the latest addition to the John Deere commercial zero-turn radius mower lineup. The new model offers an Electronic Fuel Injection engine with higher horsepower for increased fuel efficiency and power in varied mowing conditions. Boasting a 27 HP EFI engine, the Z945M is available in two deck offerings—60-inch side discharge or 60-inch Mulch On Demand™. The increased horsepower makes quicker work of common activities, such as material collection, mulching and mowing in thick turf conditions.

John Deere: 800-537-8233

Good Grooming

The Ventrac Ballpark Groomer and Renovator package offers an integrated management system for consistently maintaining and renovating ball fields. The Groomer features a leveling bar to evenly distribute material. A roller packs the dirt for consistent play and bounce. The Groomer includes a spike bar that opens a wet field surface to accelerate the drying process. The Renovator is a high-efficiency attachment that includes three renovation blades for weed removal, cutting and maintaining edges.

Ventrac by Venture Products Inc.: 866-836-8722

Surface Improvement

The fds series of Turf Dethatchers/Conditioners improves a variety of natural and synthetic surfaces, including shale. The 256 spring-loaded tines on the fds 9200 quickly dethatch and allow water and fertilizer to penetrate the root zone. The fds Sport gives new life to synthetic athletic fields, lowers the G-Max rating, helps reduce injuries and makes artificial turf feel like "real grass." Now available in three models: fds 9200, 6000 and 4600.

Wood Bay Turf Technologies: 800-661-4942

Get Prepped

The way seedbeds were meant to be made: quick, easy and 100 percent clean the first time. With the Cherrington Rock & Root Picker, there's no need for second passes; the entire surface is screened clean for a perfect seedbed the first time. Remove existing turf for reseeding or sodding. Great for renovations or remodeling turf areas and new seedbed preparation. Screening can be done to any specifications within 1-inch, ¾-inch and ½-inch screens. Ideal for ballfields, horse arenas and beaches.

Cherrington Enterprises: 800-966-1588

Topdressing Tool

As the industry's topdressing leader since 1961, Turfco's Mete-R-Matic XL offers turf managers the power and productivity of its time-tested, patented ground-drive and Chevron belt. The Mete-R-Matic XL: ensures that drop rate remains consistent even when turf or operator speed isn't; evenly spreads any material, from wet sand to crumb rubber; can cover more ground faster with a 2.25-cubic-yard galvanized steel hopper; and offers Turfco's signature durability and ease of operation.

Turfco: 800-679-8201