Bruce Elliot, head of grounds and estates at Crystal Palace Football Club tells us why the club have purchased six new Dennis G860 mowers complete with interchangeable cassettes.
The recent bowling green maintenance seminar hosted by leading British manufacturers Dennis Mowers and SISIS Equipment in association with the British Crown Green Bowling Association held at Cleckheaton Bowls Club in Yorkshire.
The Razor Ultra 560 has been developed to specifically meet the demands of golf greens & tees, cricket pitches and bowling greens. The machine has a 560mm (22”) cutting width and incorporates many key features, 11 bladed cutting cylinder, ultra short wheelbase for undulating greens, tungsten tipped groomer, click height adjusters and stub free transport wheels.
The most popular Dennis machine the FT is an interchangeable cassette mower giving options to fit 12 different heads including scarifiers, verticutters, brushes, spikers and slitters as well as 5 or 9 blade cutter cassettes with 15 seconds changeover of cassettes. Available as 17" (43cm), 20" (51cm) and 24" (61cm) widths.
Michael Curtis, Head Groundsman at Bury F.C’s JD Stadium at Gigg Lane, says the main reason he purchased the G860 was because of the machines weight. At just 166kg it is one of the lightest machines designed specifically for stadium pitch mowing on the market. Equally impressive is the G860’s versatility.
The pitch condition at West Ham United FC's Upton Park is maintained by two Dennis G860 mowers. The Dennis G860 is proving to be the number one choice for Premier League groundsmen and it’s easy to see why football’s finest stadiums are turning to this machine.
The British Crown Green Bowling Association’s (BCGBA) Champion of Champion’s event, held at Waterloo Hotel, Blackpool last month, had a playing surface fit for the country’s best players thanks to the help of a Dennis FT510 mower and range of interchangeable cassettes.
Following the recent promotion from the Conference Premier to the Football League for the first time in nine years, Cambridge United FC have purchased a Dennis G860 professional mower complete with a range of interchangeable cassettes to maintain the high standards set by award winning head groundsman Ian Darler.
The Dennis G860 interchangeable cassette machine cutting the pitch at Easter Road home of Hibernian Football Club. Head Groundsman Colin Fraser discusses the reasons why he likes the Dennis machine.
A profile of Dennis Mowers and how their equipment is being used by Sussex County Cricket Club at Hove. Also includes an interview with former Sussex player and ex-Pakistan international Mushtaq Ahmed, who is now involved with coaching the England team.