CMV2248S 22hp, 48” Side Discharge Riding Mower

Craftsman 48 in. Turn Tight® Fast Riding Mower Gets You Around Obstacles in Comfort

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$4995 inc GST

Whether you're wading through the weeds after the spring rains or clearing the driveway after a winter storm, the Craftsman 48 inch, Briggs and Stratton Platinum 22 HP V-Twin powered, Turn Tight® riding lawn mower has the power to make quick work of the job.  It also has the finesse to make tidy work—with a 6 inch Turn Tight® turning radius, this machine will maneuver around trees and fences where many riding lawn mowers just don't fit. The generous 48 in. blade means fewer laps around the yard.  An adjustable deck can raise up to four inches off the ground, letting it chew through heavy growth. Its top speed of 12.1 kph, plus its automatic transmission, makes it a dream to operate on rolling expanses or up or down hills.

  • Craftsman’s Turn Tight technology features a 6 inch turning radius that easily whips around gardens and other obstacles, while shortening time between each pass.
  • Briggs & Stratton 22HP Platinum Series™ V-Twin Engine delivering more power, less vibration and quieter running. Equipped with an MRS spark plug for consistent starting.
  • With foot pedal controls so it operates just like a car and a top speed of 12.1 kph this tractor is a dream to operate on rolling expanses or up and down hills.
  • Turn Tight® technology features a 6 inch turning radius that easily maneuvers around gardens and other obstacles, while shortening time between each pass.
  • Craftsman cast-iron front axle for added strength and durability and a life time warranty.
  • With 10 easy to adjust cutting height options for the best suited cutting height to meet seasonal conditions.
Product Overview:
Overall Item Dimensions: 1.84m x 1.26m x 1.17m
Wheelbase: 1.22m
Item Weight: 265kgs
General Warranty: 2 Year / 5 Year Frame & Axle
Cutting Deck & Blade:
Cutting Positions: 6
Number of Cutting Blades: 3
Cutting Deck Style: Mulch/Rear Bag/Side Discharge
Blade Width: 2.125"
Cutting Width: 48"
Blade Type: 3 in 1
Blade Material: Steel
Cutting Deck Material: Steel
Cutting Deck Nose Roller: Yes
Cutting Height Minimum (in.): 1
Cutting Height Maximum (in.): 4
Deckwash System: Yes
Cutting Height Adjustment Type: Spring Assisted
Controls and Features:
Blade Lift: Manual
Speed Control: Foot pedal
Blade Engagement Type: Electric 
Front Axle Material: Cast iron
Frame Type: Stamped steel
Frame Material: Steel
Handling & Operating:
Hour Meter: Yes
Cruise Control: Yes
Drive System:
Number of Forward Speeds: Infinite
Number of Reverse Speeds: 1
Turning Radius: 6" / 15cm
Maximum Forward Speed: 12.1kph
Maximum Reverse Speed: 4.7kph
Mow in Reverse: Yes
Turn Tight: Yes 
Wheels & Tires:
Anti-Scalp Gauge Wheels: Yes
Rear Tire Size: 20" X 10" - 8"
Front Tire Size: 15" X 6" - 6"
Accessory or Attachment:
Accepts Bagger: Yes
Snow Blade or Thrower Capable: Snow thrower
Snow Blade or Thrower Capable: Snow blade
Ground-Engaging Attach.: No
Hauling Equipment: Light Hauling
Hauling Equipment: Heavy Hauling
3 Bin Bagger Part Number: #24916
Mulch Kit Part Number: #24148
Accessories: #24860
Fuel System:
Fuel Capacity: 11.35L
Fuel Gauge Location: On Tank
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Adjustable Seat: Yes
Cup Holder: Yes
Headlights: Yes
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