Liberty Z

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Hero™ Cutter Deck

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
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
High-Strength Steel Frame

Solid Design for Years of Dependable Service

Tubular-steel main frame delivers unmatched strength and longevity.

 
 
Hydro-Gear ZT-2800 or ZT-3100 (SZL61 Model) Transaxles

Speeds Up To 7 MPH

The ZT drive systems’ dual hydro transaxles with all-metal gears and spin-on oil filters deliver smooth, solid power to the drive wheels.

 
 
Low-Maintenance Mower Design

More Uptime

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

 
 
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

Powered by a Kawasaki® FR engine. Engine provides smooth, reliable power to get the job done with ease.

 
 
  • Engine & Deck Combinations
  • Product Dimensions
  • Specifications
ModelDescriptionMSRP
SZL36H-18FR36" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 18 HP Kawasaki® FR600 Series 603 cc displacement$4,783
SZL48H-21FR48" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 21 HP Kawasaki® FR651 Series 726 cc displacement $5,042
SZL48H-22KT48" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 24 HP Kohler® 7000 Series™PRO725 cc displacement$5,042
SZL52H-23FR52" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 23 HP Kawasaki® FR691 Series 726 cc displacement$5,249
SZL52H-24KT52" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 24 HP Kohler® 7000 Series™PRO725 cc displacement$5,249
SZL61H-24FR61" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 24 HP Kawasaki® FR691 Series 726 cc displacement$5,923
SZL61H-26KT61" Heavy-Duty Hero Cutter Deck, 26 HP Kohler® 7000 Series™PRO747 cc displacement*$5,923
* Limited availability. Contact your local Scag dealer for specific availability information.
Product Dimensions36" Liberty Z48" Liberty Z52" Liberty Z61" Liberty Z
Length68"67.5"67.5"73.5"
Width (chute down)48"60.5"64.5"73.5"
Width (chute in transport position) 37"49"53"62"
Height42"43"43"43"
Weight555 lb612 lb646 lb695 lb
 SpecificationLiberty Z
GeneralTotal Fuel Capacity3.5 gallons (36")

5.5 gallons (48", 52" and 61")
Drive Tires20" x 8"-10" (36")

20" x 10"-8" (48" and 52")

20" x 10"-10" (61")
Caster Tires11" x 4"-5" (36")

11" x 6"-5" (48", 52" and 61")
SeatPadded with arm rests, adjustment forward and back (tools required)

(no armrests on 36" models)
Drive SystemDrive System TypeHydro-Gear ZT2800 Transaxle (36", 48" and 52")

Hydro-Gear ZT3100 Transaxle (61")
PumpsInternal Pump: 10 cc
MotorsInternal Motor: 16 cc
Forward Ground Speed7 mph
Reverse Ground Speed5 mph
Parking BrakeHand lever
DeckCutting Widths36", 48", 52" and 61"
TypeHeavy-Duty Hero 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) – (36", 48" and 52")

Ogura GT2 (108 ft lb) – (61")

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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