Accepts Grasshopper's complete line of year-round implements.
Accepts Model 8 or 8F, Model 12F and Model 15, Model 16FM or Model 25 PowerVac™ collection systems.
Bar tread, low-pressure, high-flotation tires.
T6 hydrostatic transmission with tandem 16cc Parker Hannifin pumps-in-reservoir, in-line CoolFan™ for cooling efficiency and long service intervals, design-matched Parker high-torque wheel motors.
Air Cleaner: Heavy-duty, cyclonic, remote mounted, with replaceable dual elements.
Attachment Drive: Telescoping PTO shaft with two high-speed U-joints, Quik-D-Tatch® coupler and heavy-duty electric Mag Stop® blade clutch/brake.
Battery: 12 Volt
Cutting Height: 1.0 to 5.0 in. (2.5 cm to 12.7 cm)
Deck Construction: (Robotic-welded steel) Tubular 2.25 in. x 4 in. boxed members with 0.25 in. gussets. Formed double thickness hardened steel (0.313 in. – 25% thicker than 0.25 in. (6.35 mm)) truss spindle plane and (3) Sentry™ spindles with triple-strength upper deck, 0.9 inch thick in stress zones. Geometrically engineered design with 7 gauge skirts and 1/2-inch (12.7 mm) thick reinforcement on front edge of deck to withstand the brunt of commercial mowing.
Instruments: (Console-mounted) Low engine oil pressure, alternator, temperature and parking brake warning lights, engine temperature and volt gauges, digital hour meter, work lights, ignition, glow plug and push/pull PTO switches.
Muffler: Ultra quiet, single, industrial type
Mulching System: 504571
Other: Interlock System: Prevents engine start when PTO clutch is engaged or steering levers are in drive position. Allows operator dismount without engine shutdown only when PTO is disengaged and steering levers are locked in neutral.
Other: Trimability (Outside of std. tire to left trim side) - 8.5 in. (21.6 cm)
Parking Brake: Disc parking brakes, one for each drive wheel.
Seat: Ultimate Suspension Ride (USR), embroidered logo, iso-mounted, high-back, deep-cushioned, foam-padded CoolTemp Cordura-covered, padded arms/backrest with lumbar support and coil-spring suspension. Optional CoolTemp Cordura-covered premier suspension seat.
Standard: Work Lights and Hour Meter
Blade: (Tempered, alloy steel); (3) 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Blade: Drive-Maintenance-free gearbox with single Kevlar V-belt and idler arm tensioning.
Deck Size: DURAMAX®; 72"
Deck Width: (Side Discharge) 85.5 in. 227.3 cm); (Mulch) 73.5 in. (186.7 cm)
Dimensions: FrontMount PowerUnit Only (Width/Length) 50.0 in. (127.0 cm)/67.0 in. (170.2 cm) ; FrontMount Power Unit (Wheelbase) 51.5 in. (130.8 cm)
Height: (Seat Back) 46.0 in. (116.8 cm); (Seat Cushion) 30.5 in. (77.5 cm); (ROPS) 69.0 in. (175.3 cm)
Length: 117.0 in. (297.2 cm)
Spindles: (Assemblies) Sentryô Spindle System, 2.5 cm (approx. 1 in.) O.D. shaft. Double bearings greasable from top of deck. Spindle head designed to eliminate fiber wrap. Spindle cones shield housing and lower bearings from fiber wrap and dirt ingestion. ; (Housings) 8 in. (20.3 cm)-diameter housing. Machined aluminum housing on 52- and 61-inch deck. Cast iron on 72-inch deck.
Weight: (Uncrated) 1545 lbs. (700.8 kg) ; FrontMount Power Unit Only (uncrated) 1000 lbs. (453.6 kg) ; FrontMount Deck Only - Side Discharge (uncrated) 545 lbs. (247.2 kg) ; Mulching Package 44 lbs. (20.0 kg)
Brakes: Dynamic braking through hydrostatic transmission.
Steering: One- or two-hand operation with adjustable, HydraSmooth™, dual levers that automatically return to neutral from either forward or reverse position.
Suspension: AntiVibe PowerPlatform™ with iso-mounted seat and footrest
Turning Radius: True zero degree, turns within own length with counter-rotating, independently powered drive wheels. Seat is pivot point.
Wheels/Tires: (Drive Wheels) 22x11.00x10 bar tread, high flotation; (Wide Stance Single Fork Tail Wheel) 13x6.50x6 rib tread, tubeless (2); (Deck Tires) 13x6.50x6 (pneumatic)
Displacement: 54.9 cu. in. (900 cc)
Engine: Kubota, MaxTorque™
Fuel Capacity: 8 U.S. Gal (30.28 l)
Fuel Type: Diesel - No. 2
Lubrication: Pressure Lube/Filter
Starter: Solenoid shift
Filtration: Integrated, replaceable, high-efficiency, fine-particle filter / Grasshopper CoolTemp Hydro-Max? fluid withstands high and low temperature extremes for 1,000 hour change intervals.
Transmission: T6 hydrostatic transmission with tandem 16cc Parker Hannifin pumps-in-reservoir, in-line CoolFan™ for cooling efficiency and long service intervals, design-matched Parker high-torque wheel motors.