- Thoughtfully designed 1.5 in. x 3 in. tubular steel frame provides optimal strength and rigidity while allowing accessibility for easy routine maintenance
- Commercial-grade 23.5 HP Kawasaki FX730 V-Twin OHV engine for reliable starting and exceptionally smooth, quiet operation.
- Commercial-grade dual Hydro-Gear® ZT-3400 hydrostatic rear-wheel transmissions for quick and effortless up to 14.5 km/h forward and 5.6 km/h reverse zero-turn controlled ground speeds.
- Four-year/500 hour product warranty plus limited lifetime warranty on the frame and fabricated deck shell give you peace-of-mind
- Ideal for 4-9 acres with slightly rolling hills and several obstacles
ZTX6 48 Features
Cut comfortably with an automotive-inspired, fully adjustable premium 24 in. high back seat with cushioned armrests, ball-bearing seat slide and advanced polymer seat isolators.
Robotically welded 10-guage 48-in. AeroForce Max™ fabricated deck with side, top and leading-edge reinforcements and maintenance free spindles that will stand up to years of abuse while delivering a consistent, professional grade quality of cut.
Independent suspension caster wheels that deliver a smooth ride with less vibration on challenging mowing terrains.
Specs & Maintenance
- Engine Brand Kawasaki®
- Engine Model FX Series
- Engine Displacement 726cc
- Engine Output 23.5 HP
- Fuel Tank Capacity 5.5 US gal. / 20.80 L
- Cylinders/Material 2
- Engine Start Electric
- Engine Oil Capacity 2.1 qts.
- Lubrication Fully pressurized
- Charging System 15 Amp Regulated
- Fuel Gauge Fuel Gauge
- Governor Manual
- Choke Separate choke and throttle
- Air Filter Dual element
- Oil Filter Yes
- Battery 12V 230 cold crank amps
- Transmission Dual Hydro-Gear™ ZT3400
- Forward Speed 9 mph / 14.5 km/h
- Reverse Speed 3.5 mph / 5.6 km/h
- Rear Axle 1.125"
- Transmission Housing Cast aluminum
- Transmission Type Hydro-Gear ZT 3400 Charged
- Deck Cutting Width 48-in
- Cutting Modes Discharge/mulch/bagging
- Deck Wash No
- Deck Material 10-gauge AeroForce Max™ fabricated steel / double plate reinforced spindle mounts / 7-gauge side wraps /skid plate
- Deck Attach/Removal Removable
- Deck Engagement (PTO) Pull knob (electric)
- Deck Construction Fabricated
- Spindle Construction Sealed cast aluminum housing (Maintenance free)
- Blade(s) 3
- Deck Lift Foot pedal with Dial Adjust
- Cutting Height Range 1" - 4.75", 5" transport
- Anti-Scalping 2 Front + 1 Nose
- Deck Positions 16 positions and transport position
- Frame 1.5" x 3" tubular steel frame
- Front Axle Fabricated steel
- Turning Radius Zero
- Front Tires 13"x6.5"-6"
- Rear Tires 24"x12"-12"
- Tire Tread Turf Master/Multi Trac
- ROPS Included
- Rear Tow Hitch Standard
- Corrosion Protection Triple Guard Corrosion Defense System™
- Yokes 5/16” steel
- Cruise Control No
- Brakes Lap bar integrated
- Steering Control Lap Bars
- Display Hour meter
- Seat Type 24" high back seat
- Armrests Included
- Seat Suspension Full Seat Suspension
- Seat Adjustment Lever
- Floor Mats Rubber
- Steering Comfort Quick adjustable (no tools) Soft Touch lab bars
- Mulch Kit Optional
- Headlight(s) Dual LED Headlights
- Discharge Chute Included
- Cup Holder Standard
- Operator Presence System Included
- Bagger Optional
- Model Number 47AIAHA6596
- Series Ultima Series ZTX
- Warranty 4-year/500 hour warranty
- Frame Warranty Limited lifetime warranty
- Deck Shell Warranty Limited lifetime warranty
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