Hydro-Gear® EZT® Transmission: The ZT1500 has Hydro-Gear's most popular transmission. Designed to meet the demands of heavier machines and greater horsepower. The EZT® delivers smooth, variable speed and bi-directional control in a compact lightweight package, for low maintenance mowing.
Rugged Castor Wheels: Rugged caster wheel assembly and smooth tread tire prevents turf damage on hairpin turns. Each wheel swivel 360 degrees on ball bearings.
Pivoting Front Axle: Cast-iron axle pivots with ground contours allowing the mower to ride smoothly over the lawn.
Control Panel: Every control is right at your fingertips, key choke, throttle, mower engagement, headlight switch, hour meter, cup holder, and fuel gauge.
Twin-Lever Control: Soft-touch, twin-lever control lets you glide through turns and around obstacles controlling ground speed with spin-on-a-dime maneuverability.
Model: FR Series V-Twin
Start Type: Key
Power Rating: 21.5 gross hp
Choke/Throttle: Separate Controls
Fuel Tank Capacity (U.S. Gallons): 3 Gal
Type: Hydro-Gear® EZT®
Speed - Fwd: 0-6.0
Speed - Rev: 0-3.0
Frame: 12-Gauge Steel
Front Axle: Pivoting Cast-Iron
Front Tires: 11 x 4
Rear Tires: 18 x 8.5
Seat: 15" Mid-Back
Cutting Width (inches): 46
Mower Deck Type: Stamped Steel
Height-of-Cut (inches): 1.5-3.75
Height-of-Cut Positions: Infinite, Electric
# of Blades: 3
Blade Engagement: Electric PTO Switch
Mower Deck Removal: Frame Mounted
Anti-Scalp Wheels: 2 Front, Rear Roller
Fuel Level Indicator: Electric
Cup Holder: Standard
Rear Bumper: Single-Bar
Assembled Length (inches): 73
Assembled Width (inches): 55
Assembled Height (inches): 39
42" & 46" Mulcher Kit: Our innovative system reduces clippings and returns them to your lawn. Shredder blades (sold separately) install to pulverize crispy fall leaves.
Twin Catcher: Up to 6.5-bushels are collected in two removable, easy-to-empty bags.
Triple Catcher: Collect up to 10-bushels of clippings into three easy-to-empty bags.
All power levels are stated gross horsepower per SAE J2723 as rated by Kawasaki.
Shredder blades with mulcher kit must be ordered separately. Select collection systems for zero turn models are available with or without a turbo.