Jacobsen®, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announces the launch of its new ZT400 and ZT600 zero-turn series. With industry leading features, Jacobsen’s ZT series delivers dependable performance and professional results.
The ZT400 is available with up to a 24 horsepower Kawasaki® or a 25 horsepower Briggs & Stratton® engine and 48-, 54-, or 60-inch width of cut and ground speeds of up to 9 mph.
The ZT600 is available with up to a 24 horsepower Kawasaki FX or a 25 horsepower Kohler® Confidant EFI engine and 48-, 54- and 60-inch width of cut and a ground speed of up to 10.5 mph. With operator comfort in mind, the ZT600 comes standard with a suspension set for added lateral stability and improved durability.
The ZT400 and ZT600 feature the InCommandTM console with keyless password protected ignition and SoftStart clutch for smoother clutch engagement.
“We are extremely excited about the new ZT400 and ZT600 series. Both deliver the productivity, quality, and reliability essential for light commercial jobs,” said Ben Bruce, Product Manager for Jacobsen. “Customers will see a direct benefit from new features such as the PEER Turf Xtreme Spindles and the PerfectTensionTM system which reduce the time you’d need to spend on maintenance.”
Parker® transmissions are compact, quiet, and 15% more efficient than other competitor transmissions making the ZT400 and ZT600 the smoothest steering zero-turns on the market. Save time and money with 1,000 hour oil and filter change intervals on the ZT series.
Both models also feature maintenance-free PEER® Turf XtremeTM spindles with Contamination Exclusion Technology for longer bearing life. The new innovative PerfectTension™ deck drive system maintains optimal belt tension for reduced maintenance and up to three times increased belt life expectancy.
Visit www.jacobsen.com to learn more about the new ZT series.
With over 95 years of experience in the turf maintenance industry, Jacobsen, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has built a legacy of precision craftsmanship, legendary quality of cut and unmatched expertise. Dedicated solely to delivering perfectly groomed turf, Jacobsen equipment is used on some of the finest formal turf areas across the United States and the world, through an extensive distribution network and the international Ransomes brand. Additional information about Jacobsen can be found at jacobsen.com.
About Textron Inc.
Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Bad Boy Off Road, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training. For more information visit: textron.com.
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