Difference between revisions of "Reel mower"

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[[Category:Glossary]]  [[Category:Turf]]<br>
 
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1. a mower with multiple blades mounted on a cylinder. The blades cut against a bar. It makes precise cuts and is ideal for lower mowing heights. The blades require professional sharpening. These mowers are safer to use than [[rotary mower]]s.<br><br>
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1. a mower with multiple blades mounted on a cylinder. The blades cut against a bar. It makes precise cuts and is ideal for lower mowing heights. The blades require professional sharpening. These mowers are safer to use than [[rotary mower]]s.<br>
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2. A mower that shears the grass between a blade on a spinning reel and a bedknife at the base of the cutting unit. See also [[Flail mower]], [[Rotary mower]], and [[Triplex]].<br>
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http://www.trupower.com/tru_cut/images/reel01.jpg<br><br>
 
http://www.trupower.com/tru_cut/images/reel01.jpg<br><br>
 
Image of a reel mower<br><br>
 
Image of a reel mower<br><br>
 
Source: http://www.trupower.com
 
Source: http://www.trupower.com

Revision as of 17:25, 21 February 2006


1. a mower with multiple blades mounted on a cylinder. The blades cut against a bar. It makes precise cuts and is ideal for lower mowing heights. The blades require professional sharpening. These mowers are safer to use than rotary mowers.

2. A mower that shears the grass between a blade on a spinning reel and a bedknife at the base of the cutting unit. See also Flail mower, Rotary mower, and Triplex.

reel01.jpg

Image of a reel mower

Source: http://www.trupower.com