SW Belt-Drive

SW Belt-Drive


Simple-to-maintain belt-drive design and five-speed transmission makes the SW Walk-Behind easy to service and operate. Economical, durable and productive, the SW provides years of dependable operation and an outstanding return on investment.

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Scag SW Walk-Behind
SCAG Walk-Behind Mowers
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The envy of the neighborhood

32", 36", 48" or 52" Cutting Width

The envy of the industry, Velocity Plus™ decks (48″, 52″ and 61″ widths) deliver an amazing quality-of-cut and a wide, even discharge. Advantage Cutter Deck options (32″ and 36″) are also available.

Velocity Plus Cutter Deck
Ogura PTO Clutch Brake

Strong, Adjustable Clutch for Long Life

Provides excellent starting and stopping power for the cutter deck and an adjustable air gap for long life.

Drive-Shaft Cutter Deck
Heavy-Duty Construction

Solid Design for Years of Dependable Service

Full commercial-grade construction ensures years of productive use.

Scag SW Walk-Behind
5-Speed Peerless Transmission

Speeds Up To 6 MPH

Five-speed Peerless transmission features nine-spline coupler shafts for durability and a wide selection of forward ground speeds.

Twin Drive Belts

Reliable Drive Power

Twin power belts provide double friction to pulley surfaces and reduce slipping in wet conditions.

Ease of Maintenance

More Uptime

Easy-access mower design, an unrestricted engine area and easy-to-reach grease Zerks make servicing the SW simple, so you can be in the shop less and on the job more.

Proven "Pistol" Grips

EZ-Grip Design

Spring-assisted EZ-Grip design reduces hand force required to operate drive controls for maximum operator comfort and simple machine operation.

Adjustable Handlebars

3 Positions to Accommodate All Operators

Handlebars adjust to three (3) different positions to enhance operator comfort.

Powerful and Efficient Engine Options

Reliable Power, Up To 15 HP

Proven and dependable 14 hp or 15 hp Kawasaki® FS V-twin engine delivers efficient power.

SW-32-14FS32" Cutter Deck, 14 HP Kawasaki® 481FS$5,199
SW-36A-14FS36" Advantage Cutter Deck, 14 HP Kawasaki® 481FS$5,249
SW-48V-14FS48" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 14 HP Kawasaki® 481FS$5,599
SW-52V-15FS52" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 15 HP Kawasaki® 541FS $6,299
* Limited availability. Contact your local Scag dealer for specific availability information.
Product Dimensions32" SW36" SW48" SW52" SW
Width (chute down)43"47"60.5"64.5"
Width (chute in transport position) 33"37"49"53"
Weight450 lb470 lb515 lb535 lb
SpecificationSW Belt-Drive
GeneralTotal Fuel Capacity5.5 gallons
Drive Tires13" x 5"-6" (32")

13" x 6.5"-6" (36", 48" and 52")
Caster Tires9" x 3.5"
Drive SystemDrive System TypeBelt Drive with 5-Speed Peerless Transmission
Forward Ground SpeedUp to 6 mph
Reverse Ground Speed2 mph
Parking BrakeHand lever
DeckCutting Widths32", 36", 48" and 52"
TypeStandard (32")

Advantage (36")

Velocity Plus™ (48" and 52")
Cutting Height1.75" to 4.5" in .25" increments
Deck Liftn/a
ConstructionTri-plate cutter deck constructed of 3 steel plates totaling nearly 1/2" of steel. Reinforcement plates at cutter deck spindles.

32" model features dual-plate.
SpindlesCast-iron housing with tapered roller bearings.
Blade EngagementOgura MA-GT-EXM3X (110ft lb)

Adjustable air-gap for extended life.

Accessory shown as example only. Actual appearance and/or placement of the accessory may vary by specific model.

SW Belt-Drive Accessories

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Don’t miss out on limited time savings on select Scag new/unused zero-turn mowers.

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0% financing is available for up to 60 months on Select Freedom Z Models with approved financing.

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Monthly payments on Select Liberty Z Models as low as $90/month.

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