Equipment Focus: Stand-on Mowers

Stand-on mowers have grown in popularity and are an essential component of many lawn care professionals’ equipment fleets. The following is an overview of stand-on mowers that can boost your productivity.


Bob-Cat QuickCat stand-on mowers

Bob-Cat offers a full line of powerful, productive QuickCat stand-on mowers, available in 36-, 48-, 52- and 61-inch decks. The QuickCat features fast mowing and transport speeds, excellent maneuverability, exclusive Zero-T drive tires, a true-floating DuraDeck cutting system, and a 6-year/2,000-hour “Mow With Confidence” limited warranty. The newly updated QuickCat 4000 mower made its debut at the 2018 GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky.



Exmark unveils new stand-on riding mower

Exmark launched a new commercial stand-on riding mower at GIE+EXPO 2018. The new machine delivers the commercial-grade performance, durability, ergonomics and ease of service landscape professionals need to maximize productivity and profitability. An innovative, low center of gravity design optimizes weight distribution for increased stability and traction. Exmark’s exclusive UltraCut cutting decks are available in a wide range of cut widths, including a compact 32-inch model designed to fit through gates as narrow as 36-inches.



Greenworks Commercial 82V GZ 48S stand-on mower

The Greenworks Commercial 82V GZ 48S stand-on mower merges powerful 82V lithium-ion battery technology with the ultimate in zero-turn radius maneuverability to afford extreme precision cutting on various terrains. The model is equipped with three 1.5KW brushless blade motors and two 1.7W brushless drive motors, delivering professional-level cutting speed and power without any of the harmful emissions or loud noise common in gas mowers. This precise, efficient and powerful mower is a game-changer when it comes to providing professional-grade lawn care.

  • Blade speeds from 2,800-3,600 rpm
  • 48-inch durable steel deck
  • Manual height adjustment from 1.5 to 6 inches
  • Forward speeds from 0-6 mph
  • Reverse speeds from 0-3 mph
  • 12-inch front tires, 18-inch rear tires to get through tough terrain
  • 6 hours of cutting time per charge
  • 10 hours charge time
  • 18 different cutting height positions
  • Weighs 1,120 pounds
  • Electromagnetic parking for added safety
  • 3-year battery warranty
  • 3-year motor warranty



Husqvarna V500 series

Designed for commercial-grade lawn care, the Husqvarna V500 series combines extreme efficiency and durability with a compact design for excellent maneuverability. Both the V548 and V554 models have zero-turn capability and the ergonomic body cushion will provide maximum operator comfort. With a rapid mount-dismount, unbeatable maneuvering and ergonomic operation, operators get the best of zero-turn and commercial walk-behind combined. Backed by Husqvarna’s industry-leading 5-year limited commercial warranty, the V500’s heavy-duty construction – combined with industrial-strength drive systems – delivers long-lasting operation. Other features include tool-less tracking adjustment and removable deck covers, easy-to-reach transmission by-pass and front-mounted hydro tanks and pumps for fast, convenient access and service. Available with a 48- or 54-inch Commercial ClearCut deck, the V500 models provide excellent grass cutting and management.



John Deere Commercial Mowing 652R MOD and 652R EFI MOD QuikTrak mowers

The 652R MOD and 652R EFI MOD QuikTrak mowers provide professional landscapers with the durability and productivity they need. Equipped with a 7-gauge 52-inch Mulch on Demand (MOD) deck, the 652R MOD and 652R EFI MOD stand-on mowers allow the operator to switch between mulching and side discharging without leaving the mower, saving cleanup time by keeping clippings off sidewalks and driveways and out of mulch beds. Additionally, both models can be equipped with the Michelin X Tweel Turf airless radial tires, which offer increased uptime and lower repair and maintenance costs.



Mean Green Stalker SK-48 commercial electric stand-on mower

With its slammed 7-gauge steel chassis contributing to the extreme low center of gravity, the Stalker SK-48 hugs hills while still providing cutting heights up to 5 inches on its fully adjustable floating deck. Powered by Mean Green pure lithium energy modules, the Stalker offers all-day mowing capabilities. Available horsepower exceeding most commercial gas mowers in its class and more than 322 ft./lbs. of torque per drive wheel, the Stalker proves that cordless commercial electric mowers can be powerful and extremely quiet. Michelin Tweel option now available on this model.



Scag V-Ride II stand-on mower

The Scag V-Ride II stand-on mower is reengineered and better than ever. A more compact stance, ultra-smooth drive controls, easy deck lift and cutting height adjustment, a spacious operator platform with coil suspension, Tiger Eye advanced monitoring system (most models) and easy service access set this machine apart from the crowd. Users can get the job done fast with ground speeds up to 10.5 mph, depending on the model. Thanks to its proven 48-, 52- or 61-inch Velocity Plus or 36-inch Advantage cutter deck, the V-Ride II provides unmatched cutting performance in any conditions. A variety of accessories are available to fit the V-Ride II, allowing users to maximize productivity and profitability.



Toro GrandStand Multi Force

The award-winning GrandStand Multi Force stand-on mower features the ability to switch attachments for year-round productivity. Contractors can mow all summer long with the rugged Turbo Force cutting deck, then add the EZ-VAC powered bagger in the fall. When winter comes, the Boss plow and power broom are ready to fight the storm. The power broom is designed for lighter snowfalls or for properties that have a zero tolerance for snow accumulation. The Multi Force product line features a snow-only model for snow-focused contractors, as well as two models that come standard with the Turbo Force cutting deck.



Wright introduces new basic stand-on mower

Wright Manufacturing introduced a new series of basic stand-on mowers at GIE+EXPO. With prices starting at $5,500, the Stander B is designed for entry-level or part-time landscapers, as well as consumers who prefer a well-built commercial mower. The Stander B is more productive than a walk behind and more affordable than a full-featured stand-on mower. Yet it is built with Wright’s uncompromising quality and the following features:

  • Hydro-Gear ZT-3100 transmissions
  • Kawasaki FS651 engine
  • Sturdy construction
  • Floating 48- or 52-inch deck
  • Unmatched hillside stability
  • Step-off stopping in an emergency or to pick up debris

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