PRODUCT SHOWCASE

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT

Sand Cleaner

The newly engineered BeachTech Sweepy hydro from Kassbohrer ATV features hydrostatic drive, making it ideal for cleaning and leveling small beaches, volleyball courts and other sandy areas. The Sweepy hydro removes cigarette butts, broken glass, soda cans, etc., from the sand. The new hydrostatic concept makes it easy to operate and provides optimum maneuverability. The BeachTech Sweepy hydro can be turned around on the spot and also has a reverse gear. Due to its modular quick-change system, this compact beach-cleaning machine can be used as a road sweeper, leaf vacuum, snow blower and more.

Kassbohrer All Terrain Vehicles Inc.: 775-857-5000

Take Command

Kromer introduced an evolutionary and revolutionary product that will save time and money on athletic field maintenance. The Field Commander is a fully hydraulic riding unit that grooms, paints and removes lines, sprays, applies logos, conditions and does all the necessary functions to maintain both natural turf and synthetic turf fields. Available with 32-plus attachments (that can quickly and easily attach or detach), the Field Commander can be customized to meet your needs and budget. The Field Commander can even transform into a utility vehicle offering a versatile utility box. Kromer manufactures a complete line of athletic field maintenance products.

Kromer: 800-373-0337

Simplified Maintenance

Ariens® Company announced the new Gravely® Pro-TurnTM 200 line of commercial zero-turn mowers. With 20 percent fewer parts and 89 percent fewer leak points than previous Gravely 200 models, the simplified design minimizes maintenance, downtime and input costs. Equipped with Kawasaki® FX engines, the new Pro-Turn 200 mowers have significantly quieter ZT-5400 Pump and Wheel Motor Transmission with 25 percent greater output torque, which requires far less operator effort. The series combines a seven-gauge fabricated and welded X-Factor® Deck with robust, 2 1/2-inch by 1 1/2-inch by 1/4-inch steel frame tubing providing added structural integrity.

Gravely: 800-472-8359

Transmission Options

Bobcat now offers a semi-synchronized gear transmission option on the CT335, CT445 and CT450 compact tractor models. This transmission features 12 forward gears and 12 reverse gears with shuttle shift capabilities for ease of use, which complement the hydrostatic transmission models also available. Ideal for buildings and grounds maintenance professionals, the shuttle shift transmission provides optimal PTO output and efficiencies for use in applications such as mowing, tilling and other rear PTO demanding applications. These models also excel in applications such as spraying and seeding, where a specific speed needs to be maintained.

Bobcat Company: 866-823-7898

Operation Aeration

The VersaTow by SourceOne Outdoor Power Equipment pull-behind turf aerator features 12-inch self-storing wings on each side of the 36-inch main frame, allowing operation at 36-, 48- or 60-inch widths. The wings float independently for excellent results on uneven terrain. VersaTow is compatible with a Category 1 3-point hitch or standard tow bar. You'll achieve approximate 6-by-7-inch core spacing up to 4 inches deep from 80 heat-treated 5/8-inch tubular tines. The 13-by-6-inch pneumatic tires easily lower for transport with a trouble-free hand-operated actuator.

SourceOne: 888-418-9065

Go Mow

The commercial MNZ2661K Mow'n Machine zero-turn mower is ideally suited to the needs of professional groundskeepers, landscapers and homeowners. It is equipped with a 61-inch fabricated commercial deck and is powered by a top-of-the-line 26-hp Kawasaki® FX V-twin engine, allowing for a top speed of 11.5 mph. The full-float deck features a heavy welded steel bumper and a rubber discharge chute. An oil cooler reduces wear and extends life of hydraulics and drive system. Low center of gravity for greater stability and traction on slopes. A full-suspension seat offers optimum comfort. 12-gallon fuel capacity.

Woods Equipment Company: 800-319-6637

Blower Power

Buffalo Turbine's Model KB Debris Blower with its "Turbine Style" fan has been an industry leader for debris blowing. The Cyclone KB3 offers wireless control for throttle control of the powerful 23 hp Kohler Engine while also operating a 360-degree directional nozzle allowing for time-saving cleanup of debris. Different nozzle configurations and the ability to skid mount the blower into a utility vehicle make it versatile, which is why it has become the choice of golf courses, sports fields, parks, cemeteries, race tracks, fairgrounds, landscapers and other satisfied customers.

Buffalo Turbine LLC: 716-592-2700