Hints & Tips
Lawn tractors are an essential part of the gardener’s armoury for anyone with a large area of grass to keep down.
If you have paddocks and orchards and areas of land left grassed over and not cultivated it is essential to be keep them trimmed if you are not be left, eventually, with a wilderness.
And for large lawns they are equally vital if you don’t want to spend your leisure hours trundling up and down with a conventional mower.
So here are three crackers from an Italian company called Oleo-Mac, a brand very well known on the Continent, Italian made, and exclusive to MowDirect.
We have been selling their garden equipment for some time and it is becoming increasingly popular as it offers top quality machinery at very keen prices.
These garden tractors are newly in stock and are delivered free, fully assembled and ready to get to work.
The Oleo-Mac OM95-16KH Garden Tractor has a 453cc Emak engine and a 95cm cutting width.
Transmission is similar to that in an automatic car
The cutting blades are engaged electronically just by pushing a button and the twin blades and deck are designed to create a strong current of air to ensure efficient collection of the clippings.
Cutting heights are from 30mm to 90mm and the grass box holds 310 litres.
The recommended price is £2999 but we have it for sale for £400 less and our free delivery service is made within three to five working days of receiving your order.
Plus there is a three year warranty from Oleo-Mac.
A slightly bigger machine is the Oleo-Mac OM105-20H Garden Tractor with a 105cm-wide giving the option of collecting the clippings and discharging them ate the back as well as mulching them, a useful option for larger lawns where the grass is chopped very finely and dropped back to the surface where it rots away.
This one is powered by a Briggs & Stratton 656 twin cylinder engine. And it comes fitted with a tow bar and has plenty of power to pull the many attachments on offer.
For instance a garden trailer will also be useful and a leaf sweeper in the autumn will take clear of the debris.
The grass box can be emptied electronically without leaving the driver’s seat and the tractor has a front bumper.
This machine is suitable for areas around 4000 to 12,000 m2 or one to three acres.
It costs £3299, £500 off the recommended price and is delivered free within three to five working days with a three year warranty.
And the third is the Oleo-Mac OM125-23KH Garden Tractor with Electronic Grassbag Emptying a substantial machine made for larger areas, say up to five acres.
This has a 125cm – 50in – cutting width and a 310 grass box which is emptied electronically.
Power is from a Briggs & Stratton 724cc twin-cylinder engine with low vibrations and emissions and excellent fuel consumption.
With this one you can again either discharge, collect or mulch the clippings and it has a re-designed cutting deck to produce strong airflows and give the tractor rigidity.
It has a full dashboard so you can keep an eye on the revs and fuel consumption and is a very comfortable garden tractor to drive.
It costs £3799, £1200 off the recommended price and has a three-year warranty and free delivery within three to five working days.
We have one of the largest selections of ride-ons and lawn and garden tractors available.
And if the choice seems a bit daunting give us a ring on 08454 588905 and we can advise.
Remember, we are sell more garden tractors than anyone else in the country.