Dixon Zero Turn Mowers

Dixon Zero Turn Mowers

PostBy: jkabdoors On: Thu. Aug. 01, 2013 5:52 pm

Does or did anybody hear of these and how are they? Thanks in advance Jeff
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Re: Dixon Zero Turn Mowers

PostBy: franco b On: Thu. Aug. 01, 2013 7:09 pm

From the first time I saw one I wanted one. I mean the all mechanical one not the later hydrostatic drive.

An all mechanical variable speed drive to independently drive each rear wheel forward and reverse. Very clever.

I have owned two, both used. If all those ball bearings are good as well as the friction cone and properly adjusted they are great. They are not built to the standards of the machines built today for commercial use. They are much lighter.
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Re: Dixon Zero Turn Mowers

PostBy: davidmcbeth3 On: Sun. Sep. 01, 2013 10:33 am

Looks like a toro ... but for more money ... have not seen one though but I have a 50" toro, works fine...
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