High performance and compact All-Wheel-Drive Rider for convenient handling of large, tight and hilly areas. Equipped with features like power steering, hydraulic tool lift, headlights and quick tool connection for hassle-free and efficient tool changes. Can be fitted with a flail mower, broom, snow thrower, snow blade and more. An excellent choice for private estate owners, housing cooperations, sports facilities and hotels with large areas to maintain year-round. The R 418Ts AWD is delivered deckless and can be fitted with 94, 103 and 112 cm Combi cutting decks offering BioClip and rear ejection.
- Motor/engine manufacturer Kawasaki
- Net power at preset rpm 2900 rpm
- Cutting methods BioClip®/Rear discharge
- Cutting width, min-max 94-112 cm
Unique articulated steering
The unique articulated steering system allows the rear pair of wheels to swing in underneath the machine. The result is superior manoeuvrability with a minimum turning radius at full lock.
Three-blade cutting deck
The three-blade cutting deck offers first-class trimming on both left and right side and gives the same uncut circle diameter regardless of direction.
Automatic blade engagement
The blades are engaged automatically, when you lower the cutting deck.
Easy to shift between cutting decks and front-mounted attachments, such as broom, flail mower, snow blade and snow thrower.
External fuel cap
Thanks to the external fuel cap, you don’t have to open the engine hood when taking on more fuel. The extra wide fuel tank opening makes refueling even easier.
Pivoting rear axle
The rear axle is pivoting to get maximum traction on the drive wheels and a smooth ride also on uneven surfaces.
Pedal-operated hydrostatic transmission
Easy speed and direction control with pedal-operated hydrostatic transmission. Separate pedals for forward and reverse.
Easy-access cutting height lever
The cutting height lever is easy to reach from the driver’s seat, making it possible to do cutting height changes while mowing.
A wide range of cutting decks and accessories makes our Riders exceptionally versatile, all year round.
Engine behind driver
Thanks to the rear-mounted engine, you get better overview of the mowing and less noise and emissions in the driver’s area.
Floating cutting deck
The floating cutting deck follows the contours of the ground, which reduces the risk of scalping the lawn.
Service position on the cutting deck facilitates cleaning and service.
Front head lights
Two 20W halogen lights provide efficient work light.
The practical carrier can be used for extra equipment.
Combi cutting deck with rear discharge
The rear discharge mode provides high-effective cutting performance on areas with higher and rougher grass.
Adjustable steering wheel
For greater ergonomics and comfort a telescopic steering column lets the steering wheel height to be adjusted.
12V socket outlet
Makes it possible to plug in extra electric equipment, chargeyour cellular phone etc.
Controls are easy accessible and designed for optimum user comfort.
Power-assisted steering makes driving less strenuous and more enjoyable.
All Riders are built using precision welding in 3-mm thick steel plate and are powder-coated for optimum restistance.
A reliable Kanzaki hydrostatic transmission with dual transaxles. The hydraulic system provide excellent traction via differentials, reducing the risk of tearing the grass.
Unique quick coupling allows attachments to be changed quickly and efficently without tools.
Adjustable pitch angle
Possible to fine-tune the cutting deck position, to ensure perfect cutting results at all times.
Transparent fuel tank
Large, transparent fuel tank makes it easy to check the fuel level.
Four large wheels
16-inch wheels both front and back provide optimal riding comfort, great accessibility and less risk of damaging delicate surfaces.
Optional Combi cutting deck
This Rider is delivered deckless and can be fitted with 94, 103 or 112 cm Combi cutting decks for efficient BioClip® and rear ejection cutting.
Comfortable driver’s position
With a Rider you get safety, stability and traction on both flat grounds and hillsides. The Rider’s low gravity centre contributes to extra good traction as well as a comfortable
Helps you having control over service and maintenance intervals.
Front-mounted cutting deck
Front-mounted cutting deck for excellent accessability into corners and under bushes, park benches etc.
All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) ensures traction on uneven, wet and slippery areas and slopes. AWD automatically adjusts the traction on all wheels depending on situation and ground condition.
Kawasaki V-twin, overhead-valve engine with full pressure lubrication and spin-on oil filter. Combines exceptional power and torque with fuel efficiency and reduced emissions.
Hydraulic equipment lift improves performance and allows greater precision and control. The blades are engaged automatically when the cutting deck is lowered.
Pivoting support wheels
The cutting deck is equipped with pivoting wheels for extra smooth operation when making turns. The wheels also prevent damages to the lawn surface.
All controls, including the cutting height adjustment, are ergonomically located and easy to reach from the operator’s seat. The blades are engaged automatically when the cutting deck is lowered.
The tilting hood and easy-access servicing points make maintenance and servicing easy.
Combi cutting deck with BioClip® (mulching)
BioClip® (mulching) provides perhaps the best cutting result on the market on frequently cut areas. The grass is cut into fine pieces that quickly turn into fertiliser.
With over 325 years of innovation and passion, Husqvarna provides professionals with forest, park and garden products. Husqvarna let high performance meet usability and safety, making you ready to get the job done efficiently. Husqvarna offers a wide and growing range of products and accessories, including everything from chainsaws and power cutters to robotic lawnmowers.
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