8500 PrecisionCut Fairway Mower

You can always tell where a Precision Cut mower has been at work. Lines are straight. Turf is cut right. And even the tricky spots look matchless. And no wonder. With straighter steering, patented cut quality, and the advantages of timesaving Quick Adjust cutting units and optional GRIP all-wheel drive, these machines make mowing even the toughest courses a breeze.

Type Yanmar
Horsepower ---
Maximum rated horsepower, hp (kW) 43.1 (32.2 kW) @ 2600 rpm - *Engine hp is provided by engine mfr for comparison purposes only. Actual operating hp will be less.
Cylinders 3
Displacement, cu. in. (cc) 91.3 (1496)
Air cleaner 2-stage dry element
Fuel Diesel
Cooling system Liquid centrifugal pump
Traction drive Servo-controlled hydrostatic pump to wheel motors. Optional GRIP All Wheel Drive Traction System.
Reel drive pump Tandem gear pump
Hydraulic system capacity, U.S. gal. (l) 12 (45.4)
Fuel tank capacity, U.S. gal. (l) 18 (66.6)
Steering Hydraulic power with double acting steering cylinder
Front drive tires 26.5x14-12 turf
Steering tires 20x10-8 turf
Ground pressure, psi 10
Brakes Disc and dynamic braking through closed loop hydrostatic transmission
ROPS Standard; meets pending ISO 21299 Standard
Operating weight wet, full fuel, less operator, lb. kg)  
7-Blade standard cutting units lowered 2340 lbs (1061 kg)
Throttle Hand throttle at operator's right
Forward/reverse 2-pedal
Mower lift One-touch single handle
Parking brake Foot pedal lock for foot operated park brake
Seat Deluxe suspension
PTO Hand lever located on command arm
4WD (Optional) GRIP All Wheel Drive Traction System; when installed, AWD in mow and transport. Hydraulic flow links opposite side wheel motors together for excellent grip on slopes.
Tilt steering Foot operated
Height with ROPS, in. (cm) 85 (216)
Length with catchers, in. (cm) 115 (292)
Transport width, in. (cm) 87 (221)
Mowing position width, in. (cm) 116 (295)
Ground speed ---
Mowing, mph (km/h) 0 to 8.0 (0 to 12.8)
4WD mow speed, mpg (km/h) 0 to 8.0 (0 to 12.8)
Transport, mph (km/h) 0 to 11.5 (0 to 18.5)
Reverse, mph (km/h) 0 to 5.0 (0 to 6.4)
Number 5
Size, in. (cm) 22 (55.9)
Total width of cut, in. (cm) 100 (254)
Height of cut ---
7-blade standard, in. (mm) 0.25 to 1.125 (6.4 to 28.5)
Frequency of clip (FOC) ---
7-blade standard, in./mph (mm/km/h) 0.060 (1.5)
Rollers, in. (mm) 2 (5.1) front and rear; 3 (7.6) optional
Reel diameter (std. cutting unit), in. (cm) 5 (12.7)
Type Two-year limited
Type CE and ANSI B71.4-2004
Specifications are based on published information at the time of publication.Specifications are subject to change without notice.