Riding Lawn Mowers
A lawn mower is a device, which has revolving blades used in cutting lawn grass evenly. It is defined as hand or power-based device with rotary blades for cutting grass. There are two types of lawn mowers typecast. These types are based on the blade it employs. One is the mower that employs a rotating blade in the vertical axis direction. This is familiar as rotary mowers. They are not invented until they were small enough to run the blades at a high speed. Another mower employs a rotating blade in a horizontal axis direction. This is known as the cylinder mowers. With the way it is used, lawn mowers are either walk-behind mowers or riding lawn mowers.
Manufacturers came up with many designs through time since lawn mowers were invented depending on what purpose it will serve the user. The smallest mower type is one pushed by humans. These types of mowers are suitable for smaller areas, such as residential lawns. Riding lawn mowers are more suitable with bigger lawns and gardens. While there are those used in stadiums, park lawns and gardens, and golf courses, which require the use of a tractor.
To make the grass-cutting process much easier through time, many individuals have supplemented and complemented the original design to make it have more speed, more efficient, and high-powered. Grazing animals were used to keep the grass on the lawn even before the invention of the lawn mowers.
The above mowers were cast iron-made and had a big rear roller, which has a cutting cylinder in the front. The gear wheels flow energy from the rear roller to the cutting cylinder. The introduction of lawn sports and its increasing popularity prompted the popularity if the invention. In addition, with it came the most efficient way evenly cut lawn grass than the use of domesticated grazing animals.