Make the Most of Your Mower

The Hastyvac zero-turn Z200 sprayer has a 35-gallon poly tank with minimal drift, no-drip Tee-Jet tips and a 12-volt, 4.5 GPM pump. The unit also features a compact rigid frame and heavy-duty, 10-inch pneumatic casters, as well as in-line strainer to prevent tip clogging; three-section breakaway boom, which is front-mount compatible on zero-turn mowers; control valves that allow boom sections to operate separately; and spot-spray gun with 15 feet of hose.

John Deere’s New Models

John Deere’s Z700 ZTrak Series features three models: the Z710A with 48 and 54-inch decks and the Z720A with a 60-inch deck. The Z700s feature the 7-Iron II mower deck with mowing speeds up to 10 mph and a 400-pound towing capacity. They are also equipped with pneumatic front tires for a soft ride and high-back bucket seat with armrests, a fully folding ROPS, easy-grip turning height-of-cut adjustment and Brake & Go system. All three models are powered by air-cooled Kohler Command PRO commercial-grade engines.

Pests, Pests, Go Away

The Kesmac Pest Sprayer controls grubs, mole crickets and other turf pests on top of or below the surface. The unit punctures the surface to root level while maintaining ability to harvest turf immediately. It features a 200 to 300-gallon tank and sprays chemicals from 1 to 2.5 inches deep. Features include secondary high-pressure topical spray; PTO-driven diaphragm pump; quick hydraulic lift for easy transport; added weight for down pressure; and 10-foot width in 5-foot sections that follow ground contours. Operates using a standard mid-size tractor.

Back to the Future

Dixie Chopper’s Magnum series mower pays homage to the first zero-turn mower created by Dixie Chopper founder/owner Art Evans in 1980, features a 27 hp Briggs & Stratton engine and is available with a 50 or 60-inch mowing deck. It is also equipped with a heavy-duty ZT3400 transaxle and has mowing speeds capable of 9 mph.

Carrying Cargo

The 4000XT model of Roller Coaster slide-out cargo tray for pickups from Highway Products, Inc. features an all-aluminum deck and is rated to handle up to 4,000 pounds. The tray extends 80 percent and stops at every 10 inches, and is equipped with the Tee-Bone track system and Stab Lock locking mechanism.

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