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  • Evatech’s new remote control mower features collision avoidance technology

    July 26, 2017By

    Evatech released its new Trex Remote Control Lawn Mower (RCLM), featuring collision avoidance technology. The collision avoidance system option was designed for a customer with hazardous storage containers in the work area. This sonar-based system shuts down the mower if it comes within 10 feet of an obstacle. The shut-off point can be set at a shorter distance if critical... read more

    Toro engines available on various product lines

    July 26, 2017By

    Toro-branded engines are available for select zero-turn mower, walk-behind mower and snow blower models. A new digital brochure about the engines is available to download at toro.com/engines. Toro’s engine options include a single-cylinder overhead valve (OHV) design, a commercial V-Twin option with self-cleaning air filter housing and a TXP OHV with AutoChoke. Each engine is tested under load and checked... read more

    MTD completes transaction with Robomow

    July 24, 2017By

    F. Robotics Acquisitions, the makers of Robomow, is now officially a subsidiary of MTD Products. The transaction, which closed on July 2, had been in the works since May. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. The merger will enable MTD to employ Robomow’s technology and line of robotic products under MTD’s brands in Europe and North America. Robomow... read more

    Michelin offers airless radial caster for zero-turns

    July 19, 2017By

    The Michelin X Tweel Turf Caster, Michelin Tweel Technologies‘ airless-radial tire line, is now commercially available for select zero-turn commercial mowers. The airless-radial caster tire-wheel assembly replaces the standard 13X6.5X6 front caster tire and wheel on zero-turn mowers. “Michelin Tweel Technologies has conducted extensive field testing to optimize the product and validate the customer benefits,” said Olivier Brauen, head of... read more

    Wright upgrades mower decks

    July 19, 2017By

    Wright Manufacturing’s Aero Core floating decks are now standard on all of its three-blade, side discharge riding mowers. Additionally, a 36-inch Aero Core deck, designed specifically for trimming, is standard on the Stander Intensity and Velke HC and GC walk-behinds. Aero Core decks tilt side-to-side and front-to-back, allowing the mower deck to better follow the terrain contours. It also improves the weight... read more