Redesigned Honda HRX offers Versamow System that allows operator to select bagging, mulching, or any combination of the 2 functions, for disposal of grass clippings simply by moving Clip Director located behind engine cowling. Lever operates sliding door between mower deck and grass bag to choose mulching for 100% of clippings, bagging 100% of clippings, rear discharge, or simultaneous mulch/ bag/rear discharge through 10 separate settings. No mulch plug is needed. Shredder setting recirculates leaves for additional cutting until particles are small enough to pass into bag. Also features 2.5-bu. grass bag and Microcut offset twin blades that cut clippings finer to allow 40% more collection before emptying; GCV190 overhead cam engine for 6.5-hp. operation via choice of 3-speed or Cruise Control Hydrostatic transmissions; Roto-Stop blade-brake clutch; Xenoy deck that does not dent, rust, or corrode; 7 cutting heights up to 4 ins.; 9-in. wheels with deep treads for traction; 1-in. handlebar tubing; and recoil-rope starter located on handle.

American Honda Motor Co., Inc., Alpharetta, GA