The John Deere Z960A zero turn lawn mower is the second largest machine in the Pro 900 Series from JD. The largest is the John Deere Z970A, while the smallest machine in the Pro 900 Series is the John Deere Z910A. The JD Z960A comes with a choice of 3 different mowing decks depending on your needs. If you don’t have a lot of grass to cut, then you should choose one of the 2 different 60 inch decks on offer. One 60 inch deck has the ability to mulch on demand, while the other 60 inch mower deck comes with a comfort and convenience package that has controls located in the control bar for ease of use. If you have a lot of grass that needs cutting, then you should choose the 72 inch comfort and convenience deck.
All three mower deck choices on the John Deere Z960A lawn mower and made from stamped 7 gauge steel which makes them incredibly strong and durable. The deck can be raised and lowered in small 0.25 inch increments from a high of 5 inches above the ground to a low of 1.5 inches above the ground. You will notice that attached to the front and the rear of the mower decks on the JD Z960A are a number of anti scalping/gauge wheels which help the mowing deck to smoothly follow the contours of the lawn without the risk of the blades cutting into it.
The total length of the John Deere Z960A zero turn lawnmower comes to 84 inches. With the 60 inch cutting deck attached, it has a total width of 74 inches, with the protective plastic chute down, while with the 72 inch mowing deck attached, it has a total width of 86 inches when the chute is down. The minimum total weight of the JD Z960A comes to 657.3 kg (1449 lbs), but this is when a 60 inch deck is attached.
Have Your Say! Leave A Review Do you love or hate this tractor? You can have your say below by leaving review.