Deck Size

WHAT IS THE RIGHT DECK SIZE FOR MY RIDING MOWER?

Cub Cadet® riding mower deck sizes range from 117cm (42") to 152cm (60") and the correct deck size greatly depends on the amount of lawn to be mowed. The information below will help you choose the right deck size for your needs.

       

RIDING MOWER DECK SIZE COMPARED TO YARD SIZE

1/2 - 1 Acre The 117cm (42") deck would be appropriate
1 - 2 Acres The 117cm (42") deck would be sufficient
2 - 3 Acres The 127cm (50") or 137cm (54") deck would get the job done quicker
3 - 4 Acres The 152cm (60") deck is best

 

     

Thickness of steel:

GAUGE

-vs-

MILLIMETRES THICK

  13 ga.   2.3mm (0.089")
  12 ga.   2.8mm (0.109")
  11 ga.   3.0mm (0.119")

10 ga.   3.4mm (0.134")
  9 ga.   3.8mm (0.149")
  8 ga.   4.2mm (0.164")
  7 ga.   4.5mm (0.179")
  6 ga.   5.2mm (0.203")
     
For more information about finding the right lawn tractor or riding lawn mower, contact a dealer in your area.