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Which Manual Push Reel Mower is Right for You?
|People Powered Machines congratulates everyone who mows their lawn with a push reel mower. You are an integral part in our learning about how best to preserve our environment. If you are trying to decide which push reel lawn mower is best for you, this comparison chart may help.
Most reel mowers sold in the US are manufactured by the companies listed below. If you don't see the reel mower you are considering on this chart, it is likely that it has had another brand name added to it. E-mail us and we can let you know which manufacturer has made the push reel mower model you are considering. We also have a chart comparing reel push mowers with reel electric mowers.
As a general rule, there are 2 types of reel mower blade technology. Brill , NaturCut, and Fiskars have the "Contact-free" reel blade design. This means the reel blades stay sharp and you will save money and time on sharpening services. Other reel mowers require blade sharpening. In fact, when you calculate how much money is saved by less sharpening of the blades, the Reel Mowers with non-contact cutting systems costs even less than an inexpensive mower.
St. Augustine Lawns
Bermuda and Zoysia Lawns
The Silent Cut Reel Mowers and the American Bent 16" are made to cut Bermuda and Zoysia. The Silent Cut will last a long time if well maintained.