High Performance Ride-on Reel Mower
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Our Light and Powerful Wide Area Sports Turf Machine

The LF550 is a high-performance golf fairway mower that gives you the ability to work for longer with a lighter touch. A large fuel tank and active maintenance diagnostics prevent unnecessary disruptions, and a variety of reel options let you decide what you need for a perfect cut.

Technical Specs

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    Key Attributes
    Reels and Blades
    Traction, Brakes and Speed
    Weight and Dimensions
Key Attributes
Reels and Blades
Traction, Brakes and Speed
Weight and Dimensions
Mower Cutting Width100" (2.54 m)
Mower Height of Cut0.375 - 0.75" (9.5 - 19 mm), Available high-cut kit raises cutting height to 1.187" (30.2 mm)
Cutting Reels5 x 5" (127 mm) diameter x 22" (55.9 cm)
Mower EngineKubota® 37.5 HP (28 kW) diesel, Kubota® 50.2 HP (37.4 kW) diesel
Cutting Capacity Up to 8 acres (3.24 hectares) per hr at 8 mph (12.9 kph) (no overlaps or stops)
Fuel/Battery Capacity (+Run Time)37.5 HP - 1.08 GPH (4.08 LPH)* , 50 HP - 1.4 GPH (5.3 LPH)* (*assuming 50% load)
Transport SpeedSelectable up to 12 mph (19.3 kph)
Mower Warranty2 Years
Number and Size7 or 9 heavy section fairway blades.
Blade MaterialHardened, high manganese carbon steel
Cutting Unit LiftHand operated, joystick controlled hydraulic lift system, one-touch lift/lower control for all reels.
Traction DriveVariable displacement, electronically controlled hydrostatic drive; 4WD models: SureTrac™ parallel-cross-series traction system, four high-torque wheel motors, 2WD in reverse.
Reel DriveFixed displacement hydraulic motors with FlashAttach quick disconnect coupled reel motors. Standard on-board backlapping.
Hydraulic System14 gal. (53 L) capacity; hydraulic tank oil level monitor and horn alarm; GreensCare biodegradable fluid; full-flow, 10-micron filter. Side-by-side radiator/hydraulic oil cooler.
Service BrakesDynamic braking through traction system
Parking BrakesAutomatic, wet parking brakes integrated in front wheel motors.
SteeringRear wheel, hydrostatic power steering with tilt adjustable steering wheel.
Mowing SpeedSelectable Up to 11 mph (19 kph)
Reverse Speed Selectable up to 5 mph (8 kph)
Weight2WD: 3036 lbs. (1377 kg), 4WD: 3367 lbs. (1527 kg), 2WD High HP: 3282 lbs. (1489 kg), 4WD High HP: 3613 lbs. (1639 kg)
Length (less catchers)108" (2.74 m)
Overall Height (including ROPS)88" (2.23 m)
Wheel Base58" (1.5 m)
Transport Width87" (2.2 m)
Working Width115" (2.92 m)
Engine horsepower may vary due to conditions of specific use. Product available in selected countries.