Press release BoxID: 454599 (MTD Products Aktiengesellschaft)
  • MTD Products Aktiengesellschaft
  • Industriestr. 23
  • 66129 Saarbrücken
  • Contact person
  • Manfred Eckermeier
  • +49 (2248) 9147-33

Green Rounder for Green Lawns

MTD presents Rider I-Series Electric / Concept includes 15 patents

(PresseBox) (Saarbrücken, ) MTD is unveiling its first study of the Rider I-Series Electric. The company wants to demonstrate its technical expertise for sustainable garden maintenance. 15 patents cover the Rider's technical data and specifications. In future, numerous details of the Rider I-Series Electric will be integrated in the MTD family of tractors.

Range is for electric cars what productive working time is for the Rider I-Series Electric. Depending on working conditions, working time should be between 1 and 1.5 hours. Four 12 Volt wet batteries achieve a total voltage of 48 Volt with a current strength of 54 Ah. The charging time is about five hours on quick charge.

Depending on the type of grass, the rev count of the blades can be adjusted to three speeds 2000 rpm, 2500 rpm or 3000 rpm. These are driven by electric motors. The working width is 107 cm. Two additional electric motors ensure a maximum drive speed of 9 km/h forwards and 5.5 km/h backwards.

MTD combines zero emissions with zero turning circle. Patented synchro-steer technology ensures top quality manoeuvrability. The steering wheel controls the front wheels and also turning direction and speed of the back wheels. This ensures higher stability on slopes, better traction and even more control.

Further information about on this subject can be obtained from MTD Products AG in 66129 Saarbrucken.

MTD Products Aktiengesellschaft

MTD, the "Modern Tool and Die Company", with its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio is the world's largest manufacturer of motorised gardening tools. MTD Products Inc. was founded in 1932 and is still family owned. MTD has manufacturing capacities in the USA, Europe and Canada.

MTD offers every gardener - whether professional or hobby gardener - a product range from three brands on the European market; CubCadet, WOLF-Garten and also MTD, which covers nearly every application in the garden. Every brand makes its mark through individuality and unmistakeable optic. All of the brands compliment a wide spectrum if motorised garden tools; from electric lawnmowers to motor hoes and snow blowers all the way up to miniature tractors.