Designed for powerful, reliable and economical operation, the Model 225 offers turf care professionals the perfect introduction to Grasshopper True ZeroTurn™ performance, along with a smaller footprint ideal for tight quarters mowing.
45.6 cu. in. (747 cc), 2-cylinder, Kohler Command PRO engine. PRO package includes large-capacity air and oil filters, engine oil cooler, high-performance spark plugs and large-capacity dual-element air cleaner for extended maintenance intervals.
Accepts Model 8F/M1, Model 8HT, Model 12F/M1, Model 12HT, and Model 16 PowerVac™ collection systems.
CoolFan™ hydro cooling system
CoolTemp Cordura® ComfortZone™ seat with lumbar support
Implements including Dethatcher, Shielded Sprayer and Sunshade Canopy.
Air Cleaner: Heavy-duty, cyclonic, remote mounted replaceable dual elements.
Battery: (maintenance free) 12 Volt
Construction: (Robotic-welded steel) Double-layered 10-gauge plus 7-gauge formed-steel laminated spindle plane 0.313 in (7.95 mm) thick- more than 25% thicker than 0.25 in. (6.35 mm) – with 7-gauge skirts for geometric strength. Spindle plane is 0.9 in.(22.86 mm) thick in stress zones. Anvil-edge design with 0.5 in. (12.7 mm) reinforcement on front edge of deck.
Cutting Height: Range -1.0 to 5.0 in. (2.5cm to 12.7 cm)
Deck: DuraMax 48"
Drive Wheels: 23x10.50x12 turf, 4-ply rated
Filtration: 7 micron absolute, spin-on
Instruments: Low engine oil pressure light, digital hour meter, parking brake indicator light, ignition switch and push/pull PTO switch. Choke integrated with throttle lever.
Muffler: Ultra quiet, single, industrial type.
Mulching System: #504567
Other: Interlock System: Prevents engine start when PTO clutch is engaged or steering levers are in drive position. Allows operator dismount without engine shutdown only when PTO is disengaged and steering levers are locked in neutral.
Parking Brake: Disc parking brakes, one for each drive wheel.
Seat: Ultimate Suspension Ride (USR) iso-mounted, high-back, deep-cushioned, foam-padded, CoolTemp Cordura-covered, padded arms/backrest with lumbar support and coil-spring suspension. Optional CoolTemp Cordura-covered premier suspension seat.
Blade: (Tempered, alloy steel) (3) 18 in. (45.7 cm) ; (Drive) Belt drive with single Kevlar V-belt and idler arm tensioning.
Height: (Seat back) 46.5 in. (118.1 cm); (Seat cushion) 31.0 in. (78.7 cm); (ROPS) 70.0 in. (177.8 cm)
Length: (Mowing Position) 76.5 in. (194.3 cm)
Spindles: (Assemblies) Sentry™ Spindle System, 2.5 cm (approx. 1 in.) O.D. shaft. Double bearings greasable from top of deck. Spindle head designed to eliminate fiber wrap. Spindle cones shield housing and lower bearings from grass wrap and dirt ingestion. (Housing) 8 in. (20.3 cm)-diameter machined aluminum housing with 6-bolt pattern.
Weight: (Uncrated) 1070 lbs. (485.4 kg) (Mulching Package) 29 lbs. (13.2 kg)
Brakes: Dynamic braking through hydrostatic transmission.
Front Wheel: 13x6.50x6 rib tread, tubeless
Steering: One- or two-hand operation with adjustable HydraSmooth™ dual levers that automatically return to neutral from either forward or reverse position.
Suspension: InFrame™ suspension with iso-mounted seat and footrest
Turning Radius: True zero degree, turns within own length with counter-rotating, independently powered drive wheels.