It's that time of year, what's your primary mower?

bushleague(MA)July 10, 2010

It's that time of year when we post pics of our primary mowers, or your favorite mower. Don't forget, bigger isn't always better when navigating around mulch beds and through gates. Shown is a 2003 Gravely Pro150, 36" quick adjust deck, powered by a 16HP Honda GXV530 twin.

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larso1(So. CO Zone 5)

My main mower: JD Z425 (c.2007) w/ power-flo bagger (not yet installed at time of photo)

My backup: 1987 Wards MTD (bought new) w/ bagger:

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 7:01PM
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cnetter(z5 Co)

I only have the one - a 1987 JD 160.

    Bookmark   July 10, 2010 at 11:17PM
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mownie(7)

That "felis catus domestica" is the best protection against rodents building nests in the engine room.

    Bookmark   July 11, 2010 at 12:49AM
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mssurveyor

This is my go to mower. I'll take some pictures of my back up tomorrow.

    Bookmark   July 11, 2010 at 1:59AM
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fcarp63

mssurveyor:

nice rig...did you detail it for the pictures? It looks like it has never cut a blade of grass!

    Bookmark   July 11, 2010 at 6:54PM
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mssurveyor

Haaa Haaa! Thanks! You're right about the detailing. It was fairly new at that time last June, and I just got through giving it a bath. It still looks fairly good with a few scratches and some paint chips. I just have 50 hours on it now. Well I'm on my way out to clip a few blades just now.

here it is last week.

ms

    Bookmark   July 11, 2010 at 7:58PM
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rustyj14(W/PA)

An old Toro-Wheel Horse! Came to me as a gift from my son. Didn't run, but some TLC got it operating. I like it. I have several back-up lawn tractors that can be used, but i like the Toro. Its not pretty, and i don't have a camera to send pics. But its a worker!

    Bookmark   July 12, 2010 at 10:26PM
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mssurveyor

How old rustyj14?

    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 12:38AM
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andyma_gw

Rusty is purty old :) One of these days we gotta have an ugly sitdown mower thread. My '77 IH Cadet 80 is ugly and has quite a bit of bailing wire holding it together. It has a wicker bar stool for a seat. Presently running without the hood. Runs and mows OK

    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 6:03PM
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mssurveyor

"Rusty is purty old :) One of these days we gotta have an ugly sitdown mower thread. My '77 IH Cadet 80 is ugly and has quite a bit of bailing wire holding it together. It has a wicker bar stool for a seat. Presently running without the hood. Runs and mows OK"

LOL! I know Rusty's is old as John Wayne! I was asking about the Toro-Wheel Horse! What year Toro-Wheel Horse?

LMAO

ms

    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 7:00PM
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