Freedom Z

Freedom Z


All business—even at home—the Freedom Z® is perfect for landscapers needing a machine that can go the distance or for the pro-at-home who owns a large-acreage lot. Commercial-quality through and through, this machine is comfortable anywhere the job needs to be done.

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Scag Freedom Z
Scag Freedom Z
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Ogura PTO Clutch Brake

Strong, Adjustable Clutch for Long Life

The Ogura GT1 PTO Clutch Brake provides excellent starting and stopping power for the cutter deck, 74 ft. lb. of holding strength, and an adjustable air gap for long life.

Drive-Shaft Cutter Deck
Command perfection

Deep, Fabricated, and Welded Cutter Decks

Heavy-duty Hero Cutter Deck design and construction yield an excellent quality-of-cut. Deep design handles lots of grass at higher speeds. Heavy-duty, aluminum, sealed ball bearing, blade-drive spindles provide reliable performance season after season.

Hero Cutter Deck
High-Strength Steel Frame

Solid Design for Years of Dependable Service

Tubular-steel main frame delivers unmatched strength and longevity.

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Hydro-Gear ZT-2800 Transaxles

Speeds Up To 8 MPH

The ZT drive system’s dual hydro transaxles with all-metal gears and spin-on oil filters to deliver smooth, solid power to the drive wheels. Large cooling fans keep temperatures low and extend component life.

Low-Maintenance Mower Design

More Uptime

Fewer grease points increase operator convenience and ease-of-ownership.

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Contoured, Bolstered, High-Back Seat

Ride in Comfort

This ultra-comfortable and adjustable (with tools) and contoured for improved comfort, and features armrests.

Easy Foot-Pedal Deck Lift

Easy Up, Easy Down

Foot-pedal cutter-deck lift is spring-assisted and makes raising the cutter deck smooth and easy.

Powerful and Efficient Engine Options

Reliable Power, Up To 24 HP

The 22 hp and 24 hp Kohler® 7000 Series engines with PRO Performance filtration provide smooth, reliable power.

SFZ-48H-24KT 48" Hero Cutter Deck, 24 HP Kohler® 7000 Series™ PRO – V-Twin, air-cooled engine$7,249
SFZ-48H-25CX48" Hero Cutter Deck, 25 HP Briggs CXi Series™ – V-Twin$7,149
SFZ-52H-25CX52" Hero Cutter Deck, 25 HP Briggs CXi Series™ – V-Twin$7,399
SFZ-52H-26KT52" Hero Cutter Deck, 26 HP Kohler® 7000 Series™ PRO – V-Twin, air-cooled engine$7,499
* Limited availability. Contact your local Scag dealer for specific availability information.
Product Dimensions48" Freedom Z52" Freedom Z
Width (chute down)60.5"64.5"
Width (chute in transport position) 49"53"
Weight745 lb765 lb
SpecificationFreedom Z
GeneralTotal Fuel Capacity6.5 gallons
Drive Tires20" x 10"-10"
Caster Tires11" x 6"-5"
SeatPadded with arm rests, adjustment forward and back (tools required)
Drive SystemDrive System TypeHydro-Gear ZT2800 Transaxle
PumpsInternal Pump: 10 cc
MotorsInternal Motor: 16 cc
Forward Ground Speed8 mph
Reverse Ground Speed5 mph
Parking BrakeHand-activated lever
DeckCutting Widths48" and 52"
TypeHero Cutter Deck
Cutting Height1.5" to 4.5" in .25" increments
Deck LiftFoot-operated pedal
ConstructionDual-plate cutter deck constructed of 2 steel plates. Reinforcement plate at cutter deck spindles.
SpindlesAluminum housing with sealed ball bearings.
Blade EngagementOgura GT1 (74 ft lb)

Adjustable air-gap for extended life.

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Spring Promotional Pricing

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

O% Financing For Up to 60 Months

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

Payments as Low AS $90/Month

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

Program Details:

  • 0% for up to 60 Months financing offer valid only through Yard Card.
  • Only eligible on select new/unused Scag mower models purchases.
  • Promotional pricing cannot be combined with any other Scag program, such as Simply the Brave, and does not apply to service parts, clothing or other promotional items.
  • Subject to credit approval and may change or terminate without notice or obligation, and is not valid in California.
  • Financing only available to well-qualified buyers.
  • Consult with your local Scag Dealer for complete information and pricing.
  • Subject to dealer participation.
  • Offer not valid on any previous purchases.