The Stihl RT 4097 SX ride-on mower is the ideal ride on mower to cut lawns up to 6000m². The rt 4097 has easy reach controls, minimal control functions and an easy to use manoeuvrability – allowing you to navigating your lawn in comfortable. The side-discharge allows you to mow with no interruption whilst using the small turning circle to be creative with designing your lawn patterns.
- Side discharge for quickly ejecting cut grass
- Easy to reach and ergonomically friendly controls
- A Robust frame built from durable materials
- 2 blade operating system (95cm cutting width)
- A comfortable driving system with tow bar hitch.
- 5-year Stihl manufacturers warranty (domestic use only)
The RT 4097 is easy to control and use which makes it the perfect ride on mower for medium to large gardens.
This Stihl RT4097SX is a domestic entry-level ride-on lawnmower as it is the cheapest of Stihl new ride on range. A beginner will be able to quickly operate the mower and yield incredible cutting power with professional results.
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Stihl have really considers the user with this machine as the controls are easily and comfortably within reach.
You will find the forward-reverse switch, cutting height adjuster and blade clutch within a comfortable reach of the steering controls.
As with all Stihl designs, we come to expect a high class user friendly standard which plays an important role in ensuring a machines operation is kept simple.
You will not find any change with the pedals layout, same as usual with the drive pedal to the right and the brake on the left.
Additionally, it is easy to select forward or reverse with the fuss-free drive switch lever to control the speed
The RT 4097 SX comes with a hydrostatic gearbox which is controlled through the driver’s pedal which standardly operates by pressing downwards to go faster.
Surprisingly, this 197kg ride on mower is very easy to manoeuvre with a nice simple steering wheel attached to turf tyres which offers plenty of grip without damaging your lawn.
Designed with rounded shoulder, they significantly reduce drag and limits driving tracks which prevents damaging your freshly cut lawn.
Riding in comfort is an expectant attribute from a manufacturer such as Stihl. We come to expect these high-end luxuries as standards and yet again Stihl deliver with a comfortable and well supported spring-loaded seat, which can easily be adjusted to suit your desired driving position.
Cutting grass has been made a breeze with this comfortable and easy to use ride on mower
Impressive features seem to be an expectancy of Stihl’s new ride-on range and the RT 4097 SX doesn’t disappoint with the 2 blade cutting system.
The 4097 generously boasts a 95cm cutting width, the blades are inclined to a perfect clean cutting action.
Fantastically , this machine features a “Grass Guide System” which feeds grass inwards to the blades. This has been designed purposely to allow a wider cut And a slight elevation which lifts the grass enabling a nice clean finish.
Historically achieving creative lines cuts in your lawn is seen as somewhat of a skill. Lawn lines are now made simple with the RT 4097 SX as you can choose from 8 cutting levels which offer a cut as low as 35mm and up to a maximum height of 90mm.
You are able to easily activate the mowing deck blades by a pressing a button located on the control panel with the electromagnetic system.
The electromagnetic blade engagement activated the mowing deck blades.
Operating a ride on mower has never been so easy and better still, you can easily achieve cutting lines and pattern design in your lawn without years and years of practice.
Grass cuttings are discharged through the side vents and allowing you to cover a large area without the need to keep stopping to empty a catcher box.
This means that you won’t need to collect or carry heavy grass loads. You will save petrol consumption and increase your productivity through efficiency.
You can also purchase a mulching insert to recycle your grass into a ecological and handy mulch for your lawn.
- Cutting width: 95cm
- Engine type: B&S Serie 3.130 OHV
- Nominal output: 7.3 kW / 9.9 PS
- Cutting height: 35-90 mm
- Grass catcher box capacity: Side discharge
- Gearbox: Hydrostatic
- Weight: 197 kg
- Front wheels: 15 x 6.00-6 inches
- Rear wheels: 18 x 8.50-8 inches
- Recommended Lawn area coverage (up to): 6,000 m²
- Fuel: Petrol