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Mower Guide - Riding Lawn Tractor

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Why Walk When You Can Ride - Save Time with a Lawn Tractor

John Deere Riding Lawn Tractor and Trailer

Cut, Tow, & Plow With the Riding lawn Tractor

The Riding Lawn Tractor is designed to handle large plots of land and different types of terrain. The Riding Lawn Tractor is recommended for lawns 1/2 an acre or more and can easily handle hills, valleys & obstacles. The Riding Lawn Tractor can also help with many other chores like aerating, collecting grass clippings towing trailers and plowing snow.

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These Added Options & Features Will Lighten the Load

It All Comes Down To Horsepower More horsepower, More jobs!

Being able to plow snow, haul a trailer or a clippings attachment, or continuously tackle large hills & valleys all comes back to the available power of the tractor. When considering a Riding Lawn Tractor, first consider every possible job you may use it for. If larger, more demanding jobs are on your list, consider a model with more than 24 Horsepower.

Which Transmission Is Best?

Most of the Riding Lawn Tractors have a Hydrostatic transmission which is a form of automatic transmission. Tractors with a Hydrostatic transmission are easier to operate were manual mowers require much more attention of the operator. As an added point, Hydrostatic transmissions operate better with Tractor Attachments & Accessories.

The Bigger the Mower Deck, the Better!

The size and number of blades in the mower deck will directly affect the amount of time spent mowing your lawn. As a result, the larger the deck size and the more blades in the deck, the fewer passes required to complete the cut.

Tractor Attachments Make Outdoor Chores A Snap

There are a number of different attachments available for specific models of riding lawn mowers such as snow blowers, aerators, pull-behind sweepers, clipping collectors, and trailers. If these are some of the tools required to complete some of the tasks on your outdoor list, than be sure to select a unit with the capacity to accommodate these accessories. Also, be sure to purchase from a brand that provides these accessories, it is often the case that accessories from one brand will not fit or work with lawn tractors from another brand.

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