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Velocity Plus Cutter Decks

61" or 72" Cutting Width

The envy of the industry, Velocity Plus™ decks deliver an amazing quality-of-cut and a wide, even discharge. This deck is equipped with Scag’s ultra-tough cast-iron spindles featuring tapered roller bearings and a top-mounted grease fitting with a relief valve to prevent over-greasing.

 
 

SCAG Velocity Plus cutter decks with multiple cutting width options

Ogura PTO Clutch Brake

Strong, Adjustable Clutch for Long Life

The Ogura GT5 PTO Clutch Brake provides excellent starting and stopping power for the cutter deck, 350 ft. lb. of holding strength, and an adjustable air gap for long life.

 
 

Drive-Shaft Cutter Deck

Heavy-Duty, Double-Tube Steel Main Frame

Solid Design for Years of Dependable Service

The Cheetah™ is ultra-strong and built for long life. It has a wide mower stance and extra-low center of gravity for ultimate stability and a replaceable front caster-wheel weldment.

 
 

Hydro-Gear ZT-5400 Transaxles

Speeds Up To 16 MPH!

Two-speed ZT-5400 transaxle lets you choose either Low Range to travel up to 12 mph or High Range for up to 16 mph. Internal 16 cc pumps and 21 cc motors help provide speed, power and torque. The transaxle’s design greatly reduces hoses and possible leak points.

 
 
Hydro-Gear ZT-5400 transaxles for speeds up to 16 mph
Ease of Maintenance

More Uptime

Flip-up components, easy-to-reach grease Zerks and many more features make servicing the Cheetah simple, so you can be in the shop less and on the job more.

 
 

Cheetah II Operator Suspension System

Unparalleled Comfort

With five settings from soft to firm, the Operator Suspension System isolates the operator from the effects of rough terrain, providing unmatched comfort without sacrificing quality-of-cut. A coil-over shock provides effective suspension action right where it’s needed, and only where it’s needed. The seat’s 4-point, rubber iso-mounting provides even more shock absorption, maximizing your comfort, hour after hour.

 
 

suspension system 5 suspension system

Tiger Eye Advanced Monitoring System

Keep a Real-Time "Eye" on Important System Functions

Depending on the mower model and engine selection, the Tiger Eye™ Advanced Monitoring System monitors a wide variety of systems in real-time, giving you valuable information in just a glance, right from the operator’s seat.

 
 
The Tiger Eye advanced monitoring system dashboard
Powerful and Efficient Engine Options

Huge Power, Up To 37 HP

Choose from a Kawasaki®, Kohler® or Briggs air-cooled engine; electronic fuel injection (EFI) options are available.

 
 

  • Engine & Deck Combinations
  • Product Dimensions
  • Specifications
ModelDescriptionMSRP
SCZ61V-31CV-EFI*61" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 31 HP Kohler® Command PRO® – electronic fuel injection, air-cooled engineSee local Scag dealer
SCZ61V-31FX*61" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 31 HP Kawasaki® 921FX – V-Twin, air-cooled engineSee local Scag dealer
SCZ61V-37BV-EFI*61" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 37 HP Briggs Vanguard™ BIG BLOCK™ EFI – electronic fuel injection, air-cooled engineSee local Scag dealer
SCZ72V-31FX*72" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 31 HP Kawasaki® 921FX – V-Twin, air-cooled engineSee local Scag dealer
SCZ72V-35CV-EFI*72" Velocity Plus™ Cutter Deck, 35 HP Kohler® Command PRO® – electronic fuel injection, air-cooled engineSee local Scag dealer
* Limited availability. Contact your local Scag dealer for specific availability information.
Product Dimensions61" Cheetah72" Cheetah
Length85.5"91"
Width (chute down)73.5"83"
Width (chute in transport position) 62.75"73.75"
Height (ROPS folded)49.5"49.5"
Height (ROPS up)67"67"
Weight1,350-1365 lb1,385-1,400 lb
 SpecificationCheetah
GeneralTotal Fuel Capacity15 gallons
Drive Tires24" x 12"-12"
Caster Tires13" x 6.5"-6", flat-free
Seat4-point iso-mounted mid-back mounted on operator-suspension platform
Drive SystemDrive System TypeHydro-Gear ZT5400 Transaxle. Two-Speed
PumpsInternal Pump: 16 cc
MotorsInternal Motor: 21 cc
Forward Ground Speed16 mph (high-speed)

12 mph (low-speed)
Reverse Ground Speed8 mph (high-speed)

5 mph (low-speed)
Parking BrakeHand lever
DeckCutting Widths61" and 72"
TypeVelocity Plus™
Cutting Height1.25" to 5" in .25" increments
Deck LiftAdjustable foot-operated pedal
ConstructionTri-plate cutter deck constructed of 3 steel plates totaling nearly 1/2" of steel. Reinforcement plates at cutter deck spindles.
SpindlesCast-iron housing with tapered roller bearings.
Blade EngagementOgura GT5 (350 ft 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.

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