How to Change Scag Mower Blades

SFW Belt-Drive Walk Behind Mower Though Scag mowers come with some of the best blades in the industry, constant use in lawn mowing applications will eventually cause these blades to become dull. Additionally, unexpected interaction with debris can cause blades to bend or scratch, increasing the likelihood that they will rust or provide a rather inconsistent cut that simply doesn’t look as good as the cut produced by a new set of blades. This is a perfectly normal situation and one that can be easily resolved by simply installing new, OEM Scag blades onto the mower before the next mowing outing takes place. Continue reading

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How to Stripe Your Lawn

Lawn StripesFor serious landscapers, or simply those who have a significant interest in making their lawn as attractive as possible, there are few things more desirable than striping. It’s the effect that dominates baseball and football stadium turf throughout the country, and it’s often the star of the show during any golf matchup. Bringing the effect home isn’t as complicated as it might seem, and the whole process is actually really easy to do with add-on stripers designed for Scag mowers and competing models. So, how is striping made possible and how can even the typical homeowner bring baseball-style lawn designs down to a residential level? Continue reading

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How to Maintain Your Scag Mower

Scag LawnmowerScag’s lawn mowers are notoriously durable and able to withstand years of use in even larger environments, but that reputation requires users to actively maintain their mower throughout the year. Whether it’s a simple oil change, using the right kind of fuel, or regularly checking the engine’s air filter for debris and excessive residue, regular maintenance will ensure that the Scag mower is fuel efficient, powerful, and providing the most consistent and precise mowing results possible. Continue reading

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Scag SWZ Fixed Deck Hydro-Drive Mower Review

Scag mowers are constructed with commercial use in mind. All models contain the easily adjustable multi-height setting so any operator can use it with ease. The Fixed Deck Hydro-Drive models come with a six gallon gas tank, which is easily sufficient for the whole day of lawn mowing. Before being sold, all mowers are factory tested so the customer gets a top quality product. SWZ walk-behind models are equipped with a dual pump hydraulic drive system, which makes mowing hilly areas a breeze. The models are available in a number of different cutter deck sizes and are capable of traveling at speeds of up to 7.4 mph. There are also various engine options, starting with the 16hp up to the 22hp Kawasaki V-twin engine.  Continue reading

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Scag SWZU Ultimate Hydro Walk Behind

Rated as one of the best commercial lawn equipment brands, Scag produces a high quality mower in the form of the Scag SWZU Ultimate Hydro Walk Behind commercial mower. This mower maintains Scag’s reputation for producing well-built, solid commercial mowing equipment that can withstand heavy use and still give outstanding performance.

The Scag SWZU Ultimate Hydro Walk Behind mower features the Scag Advantage Cutter Deck or the Velocity Plus Cutter Deck. The Advantage Cutter Deck is one of the most versatile and durable cutter decks to be found on a commercial mower. It can handle different types of grasses and varying cutting heights. It can even tackle weeds without missing a beat.

The 36” Advantage cutting deck design handles the mowing of tall grasses and prevents the scalping of the turf due to the location of the seven anti-scalp rollers. It has an efficiently designed Turbo Baffle that discharges the clippings much farther than most mowers to evenly distribute the clippings. This minimizes the wind rowing and clumping that occurs with other competing mowing equipment.  Continue reading

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Dream Mower: The Scag Wildcat

The Scag Wildcat is a powerful mower that offers big productivity in a smaller package. Compact and maneuverable, it manages to put forward such full-sized features as dual 10cc hydraulic pumps, hydraulic oil coolers and a full length and fully welded unitized tubular steel main frame. With its low center of gravity, the Wildcat promises to be durable, easy to use, intuitive and a load of fun!

The Wildcat has an adjustable Velocity Plus deck, allowing in-the-field deck leveling adjustments. It will cut fine grass, tough weeds and everything in between. It also reduces stringers, pretty much eliminating the need for double cutting. With options of 48”, 52” or 61” decks, the Wildcat comes with unmatched power, guaranteeing precision work on a clean cut to the crispest stripe, always with professional results.  Continue reading

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Scag SW Belt Drive Walk Behind Mower: What To Know About This Machine

One of the most wonderful walk-behind mowers that are out there is the Scag SW Deck Belt Drive Mower. It is powerful and yet easy to manage, even capable of steering around lawns that are difficultly laid out. The machine makes the operator benefit from a much smoother time getting their yard work finished. These mowers are generally used in the commercial world primarily because of their diversity and ease of use making it possible for a business to get more lawns done in a day.  Continue reading

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Scag SFW Floating Deck Belt-Drive Mower Review

Ever since Scag Power Equipment was founded in 1983, they have established a reputation for themselves. They are known for building quality commercial mowers and have now once again outdone themselves with the Floating Deck Belt-Drive walk-behind mower. This lighter-weight model is priced just right and is a must have, fundamental piece of machinery for every commercial cutter fleet. Essentially designed for entry-level use at a commercial level, it has a four speed transmission with a nine splines coupler that enhances durability. The unit is equipped with a strong 16hp Vanguard engine that can achieve speeds of up to 6mph for maximum productivity. The cutting height adjustment is quick and easy to use. Some other features include:  Continue reading

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Scag Freedom Z Mowers: The Best Residential/Commercial Ride-On?

When the fields stretch out endlessly in front of you, and it feels like you’ll be spending your entire day behind the wheel of a mower, reducing your work load with a Scag Freedom Z Riding Mower can make that bitter pill taste just a bit sweeter. Scag produces seven different Freedom Z mower decks in different horsepower levels to accommodate just about any landscape. Kawasaki and Briggs and Stratton engines power the Freedom Z mowers at up to eight miles per hour in forward gear and five miles per hour in reverse.  Continue reading

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Scag Tiger Cat Mower Review

The Scag Tiger Cat mower put out by Scag Power Equipment is the latest addition to their strong line of powerful mowers for your lawn. With its small size but roomy deck, you can mow up to 24 acres in a single day, saving you time and money. It also has a number of features that make it a strong contender in the market.

This mower is easy to maneuver and can fit into tight spaces on your lawn with its small, compact size. It comes in lengths of either 80 or 83 inches, depending on the deck size. It is 66 inches in height. The deck is available in sizes including: 60.5 inches, 64.5 inches and 73.5 inches. The deck is a Velocity Plus, which offers extreme performance and power. It gives a strong cut, no matter how fast you are driving the mower. The clippings are also widely dispersed when discharged from the deck.  Continue reading

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