The Stihl RT5 series contains many ergonomic features. For example, the suspension seat is adjustable horizontally and vertically for all character types. Getting your Stihl rt5097c up and running could not be easier as machine comes full assembled , the stihl rt5097 has a good chassis and a high back seat, All controls are directly to hand: cutter blade clutch switch , pull-out lever for emptying the basket, and lever for deck height adjustment with lock against self-adjusting adjustment. The gear change lever forwards / backwards which is positioned near the steering wheel. The steering wheel provides unprecedented comfort while driving, handling and, of course, when mowing.
Stihl Garden tractors The RT5 Series are particularly suited to the field where there are a number of obstacles, hills and trees, because you can easily manoeuvre in narrow areas. The stihl rt5 series Will give you convenience and easy control, you can achieve an extremely low turning radius. Equipped with an innovative hydrostatic gearbox with particularly fine automatic switching speed.
The T5 Series shows that comfort and performance are not just reserved for deluxe models. Enjoy the sprung loaded seat which is adjustable to all heights and master the controls which are close at hand: the forward/reverse drive lever at the steering wheel, the central cutting height adjustment, the blade clutch and the lever for effortless emptying of the grass catcher box. The MT 5097 C incorporates a Briggs and Stratton engine. In addition the single-pedal operation and direct steering provide a previously unattained level of comfort during driving, manoeuvring and mowing. The Grass Guide System on both sides of the mowing deck catches grass blades at the edge of the deck and guides them towards the cutting blades. The 2 blade system with angled blades provides a neat and clean cutting pattern over a width of 95cm. The mowing deck can be removed without tools.
Mowing deck with 2 blade system
The 2-blade system has a cutting width of over 95cm and inclined blades for a neat cutting pattern. The ‘Grass Guide System’, operating on both sides, guides the blades of grass inwards from the edge enabling a cut which is wider by a few centimetres.
Central cutting height adjustment
The cutting height can be adjusted to one of 8 levels via a lever. The user can adjust the cutting height quickly and simply.
Mechanical blade clutch
During design of the clutch, great value was placed on simple handling and maximum torque transmission. Mowing deck activation is performed mechanically, or on some models, electrically via a touch panel on the steering console.
Innovative forward and reverse gear
The arrangement and positioning of the pedals is the same as a car: drive pedal on the right, brake pedal on the left. The forward/reverse drive switch, developed by VIKING, is straightforward and easy to use – perfect for working quickly. Thanks to the simple reversal mechanism, the driving direction can be selected using the drive direction lever. Actuation of the hydrostatic gearbox is via the drive pedal and enables precise selection of the driving speed.
Comfortable seat adjustment
The comfortable seat adjustment allows anyone to adopt an optimum sitting position on the lawn tractor. The seat can also be folded forwards.
Robust frame construction
The welded frame construction is extremely sturdy. Its shape is the result of many years of expertise and intensive long-term load testing. The bumper protects the appliance and extends up to the footplate.
Single pedal hydro static drive system
Right pedal – drive, left pedal – stop. Comfortable single pedal-drive system with hydro-static transmission.
Grass catcher box
The capacity of the grass catcher box is an impressive 250 litres on the T5 Series and 350 litres on the T6 Series. Emptying is performed without back strain from the seat by conveniently pressing a lever. Removal and installation of the grass catcher box has also been made extremely easy for users: a brilliant solution for superior comfort!
Grass Guide System
The ‘Grass Guide System’ operates on both sides. It guides the blades of grass inwards from the edge enabling a cut which is wider by a few centimeters.
The mulching insert ensures that grass is returned back into the soil as a fertilizer. With regular cutting using a mulching mower, the grass is chopped up into fine particles, returning valuable nutrients and moisture to the lawn.
Cutting width cm 95
Engine type B&S Serie 4.155 OHV
Nominal output 9.3 kW/12.6 PS
Cutting height mm 30-100
Grass catcher box capacity 250 l
Weight kg 246
Front wheels ” 15 x 6.00-6
Rear wheels ” 18 x 8.50-8
Lawn area (up to) m² 6.000