Freedom Z® Riding Mower
What could you do with some extra
free time? The latest mower from Scag gives you more free time by
reducing your mowing time. If you are cutting your grass with a
conventional garden tractor, the Freedom Z could cut your mowing
time in half*.
Reclaim your weekend. Give yourself the freedom
to spend more time doing the things you really want to be doing like
camping, fishing, spending time with your family and friends....the
list goes on.
The Freedom Z is designed for commercial and large estate use. We
invite you to learn more about the outstanding features of the
Freedom Z and how it can save you time while delivering professional
Check out the NEW Freedom Z 52 and 61" Zero Turn
36"*, 48", 52" or 61" cutter deck
- Engine options range from 17hp to 28hp
- Dual hydraulic transmission drive system
- Up to 8 MPH forward speed for more productivity
- Maintenance-free mower design (no grease points)
- Rubber iso-mounted foot plate
- ROPS standard equipment
- Ultra-comfortable operator's platform
- Up to 7 gallon fuel capacity
- Ogura PTO Clutch Brake
- Single piece, tubular steel main frame
- Heavy-duty blade drive spindles
- Operator friendly instrument panel
- Tubular steel rear bumper / engine guard
The FreedomZ has a 3-year Limited Warranty when used in
an estate or homeowner application. This warranty covers manufacturing
defects for three years, including parts and labor (excludes wear
The FreedomZ has a 1-year Limited Warranty when used in a
commercial application. This warranty covers manufacturing defects for
one year, including parts and labor (excludes wear items).
*** Engine warranty is honored and handled through the
individual engine manufacturer. See Limited Warranty Statement for
details on engine coverage.
to 8 MPH forward and 5 MPH reverse speeds deliver
maximum productivity. Fast ground speeds will make short
work of your residential acreage or commercial property.
Fully welded and fabricated, unitized steel main
frame design is stronger than "bolt together" or stamped
frame designs. This frame is built to last.
Choose from a 36", 48", 52" or 61" cutter deck. Cutter
decks are constructed with a 10-gauge top with an
11-gauge reinforcement plate around the spindle mounting
area for extra support. The cutter deck skirt is 7-gauge
for additional strength.
Power your Freedom with a 17hp* or 19hp Kawasaki V-twin,
or a 20hp*, 26hp or 28hp Briggs & Stratton Professional
Series V-twin engine. Click here for a complete list of
engine and cutter deck combinations.
Dual Hydro-Gear ZT3100 transaxles (36", 48", and 52"
models) or Dual Hydro-Gear ZT-3400 transaxles (61"
model) put the power to the ground. These powerful units
deliver smooth maneuverability and feature spin-on oil
filters (40 micron) for optimal fluid filtration and
long component life.
Ogura PTO clutch brake has lots of torque (87 ft/lbs)
for smooth blade engagements and solid holding power in
heavy cutting conditions. Adjustable air gap delivers
long component life. (61" Freedom Z uses GT 3.5 clutch
which is 250 ft/lbs)
Maintenance free mower design has no grease points,
saving you maintenance time and giving you the freedom
to do other things.
ROPS (Roll Over Protection System) is standard equipment
along with retractable seatbelts. ROPS provides
additional operator safety.
Compact mower size enables you to take the Freedom Z
into tight places. The Freedom Z also occupies less
space in your garage, leaving more room for other tools
Up to 7 gallon fuel capacity gives you the freedom to
cut vast amounts of grass without having to stop and
refuel. The fuel tank features an
large filler neck for easy refueling. (7gal capacity on
48", 52" and 61" models; 6.5 gal capacity on 36" models)
Large drive and caster tires ensure solid traction and a
-Front caster tires: 11x4.5-5.
-Drive tires: 20x10-8 (48", 52" and 61" models); 18x7-8
Extra large foot plate for improved operator comfort and
easier mounting and dismounting of the mower. The
pierced, extruded metal tread ensures solid footing. The
entire foot plate is rubber iso-mounted for additional
Easily adjust cutting heights while seated via. Wide
range of adjustment from 1" to 4-1/2" in 1/4"
Foot pedal deck lift features a large knurled peg for
"no slip" deck lifting. Spring-assisted design makes
lifting the cutter deck easy and smooth.
The Scag "Simply the Best" warranty stands behind you
and your mower for years of worry-free service. Unlike
other mowers in its price range, the Freedom Z carries a
commercial warranty as well as an estate owner / home
Spring-loaded, self-adjusting idler arms effortlessly
keep all belts in constant adjustment for maximum life
and no maintenance.
All steel pulleys are stronger than plastic pulley
designs. This is a Scag....you will not find plastic
pulleys on the Freedom Z. Steel dust and debris covers
are fitted over idler pulley bearings and spindles to
keep foreign material out, extending bearing life.
Comfortable, easy-to-adjust operator's seat features
thick cushions for operator comfort. The bottom cushion
is extra thick. Retractable seat belts are standard
Padded steering control levers with ultra-smooth dampers
for smooth, precise responsiveness. Levers are
Gas-charged steering dampers are designed and positioned
for smooth steering lever operation and minimal control
4-corner cutter deck adjustment mechanisms allow for
easy deck leveling and pitch adjustment to deliver a
smooth, even cut.
Heavy-duty, no maintenance blade drive spindles provide
reliable performance day in and day out; aluminum
housings and sealed ball bearings.
Interlocked parking brake system prevents movement when
parked on inclines. The mower cannot be driven when the
brake is applied. This prevents premature brake wear.
Operator friendly instrument panel is conveniently
located just to the left of the operator. It includes an
ignition switch, mower engagement
and separate choke and throttle controls.
User-friendly mower design allows quick access to the
engine and filters, for easy maintenance.
Cup holder and storage bin are molded into the fuel tank
to provide added operator convenience and comfort.
Hydraulic oil reservoir and maintenance-free battery are
enclosed within the left side tank molding to prevent
external damage and to provide a sleek, clean
Engine oil drain makes oil changes easy.
High-quality electrical components such as switches and
tightly woven, custom wiring harness looms are used
throughout the Scag mower line for dependability and
Super-tough rear engine guard protects the engine
compartment from potential impact damage when backing up
Digital "SmartSense" hour meter features pre-programmed
maintenance reminders to help ensure that routine
service is completed. Hour meter only activates when
engine is running and is located within easy sight of
the operator while in the operating position.
Productive, time saving accessories like a grass
collection system and high-powered halogen lights are
available for the Freedom Z.
Actual ground speed may vary. Specifications subject to
change without notice or obligation.