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How do you feel the fatigue factor compares or differs when using a standers vs. a (ztr/tractor)?

Do you find you can't mow as many lawns as a ride on mower because it's more fatiguing to use?
I agree with turfmaster, i have some pretty bad recurring back problems, and a ztr will just slam my lower back constantly, i know it sounds wierd but standing up on the spring loaded foot deck is great.

I actually have fallen asleep on a ztr before ( real long night of 12 ounce curls, thats for a different time, haha) your not going to do that on a stander.

The longest i have spent on my wright stander is about 3 hours non stop, i am ready to get off by the end of that account.
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How much they cost compared to a z-turn?
i was at dealer today, scag has a real good deal on v rides in feb,,fleet price for everybody.........
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I love this Wright Stander, will never purchase another zero turn tractor again, unless i land some major acres, but then i will buy a real tractor, not a lawn mower.

The standers have great viewing all around the mower, quick response, easier to work/maintain, awsome on slopes.

Can be a little light on the rear tires when turning, takes a little getting used to like any new mower.
I have been running Wright Standers (36" and a 52"zk) for the past 2 years. i LOVE them. The best visibility, no climbing on and off the seat, dealing with less visibility while cutting the grass... and i can take a 45 grade on the 36" without worrying about tipping over. i LOVE them.

If i get into something... 5+ acres, i might try and find the 72" wright stander i saw. I just dont know how i will transport it... my trailer is only 65" wide lol.

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