Narrower cutting units improve mower performance

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet news article image

Narrower cutting units improve mower performance

Narrower cutting units improve mower performance

With 27 holes on modern championship links, the undulating coastal course of Princes Golf Club, Sandwich is more than a challenge for playing members and visitors.

It’s just as much a challenge, if not more-so for the Greenkeepers who keep the entire facility in perfect championship fettle. In some conditions, traction on the steep inclines can be an issue, but with a recent investment in the new John Deere 8000AE, Course Manager, Sean McLean, has overcome the problem and at the same time improved the quality of cut.

The John Deere 8000AE is a three-wheel-drive, five cylinder hybrid mower, with 18” electric powered cylinders that hug the undulations even better than the 22” cylinders on their 2500Bs.

Click here to read the full article by GreenKeeping

Article by: Tania – GreenKeeping Eu
Photo credit: GreenKeeping Eu

Latest news

  • Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet news article image
    Sep 13, 2019
    Up for The Cup at Gleneagles
    John Deere course maintenance equipment has been hard at work on all three courses at Gleneagles in advance of The 2019 Solheim Cup.
    Read more
  • Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet news article image
    Sep 10, 2019
    Deere & Company board elects John May as CEO
    The Deere & Company board of directors has elected John C May as a member of the board, effective immediately, and to the position of chief executive...
    Read more
  • Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet news article image
    Sep 3, 2019
    Aberdeen Depot News
    We Are Moving! We are pleased to announce that we will be moving to new purpose built premises in Kintore Business Park later this year. Unfortunately...
    Read more
  • Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet news article image
    Aug 30, 2019
    2019 Solheim Cup Gleneagles, 9th September – 15th September 2019
    Preparation is in full swing as the 2019 Solheim Cup edges closer.
    Read more