IS® 600Z Zero Turn Mowers

THE BEST BUDGET ZERO TURN FOR LANDSCAPERS

 

 

If you are looking for the best value in compact zero-turn mower, look no further than the Ferris IS® 600Z. Featuring our patented suspension technology, heavy-duty Hydro-Gear® Drive System and speeds up to 10 mph, this mower will give you all you're looking for and more. The IS® 600Z is capable of tackling tight places, providing maximum maneuverability and productivity.

NEW! Now available with either a Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series or Kawasaki® FS600V series engine.* You can pair either great choice with a 44″, 48″, or now even a 52″ mowing deck.

The IS® 600Z Features:

  • The floating, 10-guage steel fabricated mowing deck with foot activated height control allows you to cut consistently beautiful grass.
  • Comfortable padded 1″ tubular steering control levers.
  • Dual, commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® Transaxles feature 7” cooling fans that assist with repelling debris.
  • Patented suspension system consists of rear coil-over-chocks and pivoting front axle with coil-over-shocks.
  • Ergonomic control panel features cup holder and fuel gauge for operator convenience.
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Overview

Debris Management

Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series engines are built with the ultimate in dust and particle filtration, an advanced debris management system and beefed-up cylinder block structure.

Operator Convenience

Ergonomic riding mower control panel features cup-holder and fuel gauge.

Patented Suspension

Suspension system consists of rear coil-over-shocks (shown) and pivoting front axle with shocks.

Ride-On Mower Warranties†

Coil-over-shocks and all suspension-related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. We are committed to providing performance, productivity and durability.

Exceptional Performance

Patent-pending steering system delivers exceptionally smooth performance.

Integrated Transmissions

Commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® (Not shown) transaxles are designed for high performance and are fully serviceable.

Easy Access

Quick removal of the floor pan provides convenient access to the top of the deck for easy cleaning and service.

Protection

Heavy-duty bumper protects the engine while also allowing for easy service access.

Smooth Controls

Smooth, precision controls last longer as a result of pillow block bearings on control mounts.

Mower Spindles

Cast-aluminum greaseable spindles feature 1” shaft with 2.5” x 1” dual ball bearings with top access grease fittings and pressure relief valve.

Cut Height

Foot-operated deck lift, with adjustable pedal, can change cut height in 1/4" increments from 1.5"- 4.5".

Acres Per Hour

Mows up to 4 acres per hour, based on 80% efficiency.

Miles Per Hour

Ground speed is up to 10 mph (48") and 8 mph (44"), reverse 4 mph.

† See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Refer to engine operator's manual for engine warranty.

Specifications

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Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series
Displacement (cc)
724
Cylinders
2
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Deck Construction
10-guage fabricated
Transmission
Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Caster Tires (in)
13 X 5-6
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
Overall Length (in)
80
Dry Weight (lbs)
922
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Engine and PTO hour meter
Controls / Safety Group
Adjustable twin fold out 1" tubular steering levers with comfort grip
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty (36 month)
Engine Power Rating *
25.0
PTO
Electric
Starter
Electric
Cutting Width (in)
44
Spindles
Aluminum
Suspension
Front and rear adjustable dual coil-over shocks
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
Drive Tires (in)
20 x 8-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
59/47
Seat Package
Contour seat
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, retractable seatbelt
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Coverage on other components varies, please see operator's manual for complete details.
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series
Displacement (cc)
724
Cylinders
2
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Deck Construction
10-guage fabricated
Transmission
Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Caster Tires (in)
13 X 5-6
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
Overall Length (in)
80
Dry Weight (lbs)
972
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Engine and PTO hour meter
Controls / Safety Group
Adjustable twin fold out 1" tubular steering levers with comfort grip
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty (36 month)
Engine Power Rating *
25.0
PTO
Electric
Starter
Electric
Cutting Width (in)
52
Spindles
Aluminum
Suspension
Front and rear adjustable dual coil-over shocks
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
Drive Tires (in)
22 x 11-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
67/57
Seat Package
Mid-back seat with arm rests
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, retractable seatbelt
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Coverage on other components varies, please see operator's manual for complete details.
Engine Brand
Briggs & Stratton® Commercial Series
Displacement (cc)
724
Cylinders
2
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Deck Construction
10-guage fabricated
Transmission
Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Caster Tires (in)
13 X 5-6
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
Overall Length (in)
80
Dry Weight (lbs)
963
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Engine and PTO hour meter
Controls / Safety Group
Adjustable twin fold out 1" tubular steering levers with comfort grip
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty (36 month)
Engine Power Rating *
25.0
PTO
Electric
Starter
Electric
Cutting Width (in)
48
Spindles
Aluminum
Suspension
Front and rear adjustable dual coil-over shocks
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
Drive Tires (in)
22 x 11-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
62.5/49.5
Seat Package
Mid-back seat with arm rests
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, retractable seatbelt
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Coverage on other components varies, please see operator's manual for complete details.
Engine Brand
Kawasaki® FS600V
Displacement (cc)
603
Cylinders
2
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Deck Construction
10-guage fabricated
Transmission
Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Caster Tires (in)
13 X 5-6
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
Overall Length (in)
80
Dry Weight (lbs)
963
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Engine and PTO hour meter
Controls / Safety Group
Adjustable twin fold out 1" tubular steering levers with comfort grip
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty (36 month)
Engine Power Rating *
18.5.0
PTO
Electric
Starter
Electric
Cutting Width (in)
48
Spindles
Aluminum
Suspension
Front and rear adjustable dual coil-over shocks
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
Drive Tires (in)
22 x 11-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
62.5/49.5
Seat Package
Mid-back seat with arm rests
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, retractable seatbelt
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Coverage on other components varies, please see operator's manual for complete details.
Engine Brand
Kawasaki® FS600V
Displacement (cc)
603
Cylinders
2
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
Deck Construction
10-guage fabricated
Transmission
Dual commercial Hydro-Gear® ZT-3200® transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Caster Tires (in)
13 X 5-6
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
Overall Length (in)
80
Dry Weight (lbs)
972
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Engine and PTO hour meter
Controls / Safety Group
Adjustable twin fold out 1" tubular steering levers with comfort grip
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year Manufacturer’s Limited Warranty (36 month)
Engine Power Rating *
18.5.0
PTO
Electric
Starter
Electric
Cutting Width (in)
52
Spindles
Aluminum
Suspension
Front and rear adjustable dual coil-over shocks
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
Drive Tires (in)
22 x 11-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
67/57
Seat Package
Mid-back seat with arm rests
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, retractable seatbelt
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Coverage on other components varies, please see operator's manual for complete details.

* All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J2723 as rated by Kawasaki. 

‡ See operator’s manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Refer to engine operator’s manual for engine warranty details.

Engine Brand
Kawasaki® FS600V
Kawasaki® FS600V
Kawasaki® FS600V
Engine Power Rating *
18.5 gross hp
18.5 gross hp
18.5 gross hp
Displacement (cc)
603
603
603
PTO
Electric
Electric
Electric
Cylinders
2
2
2
Starter
Electric
Electric
Electric
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal)
5.5.0
5.5.0
5.5.0
Cutting Width (in)
48
44
48
Cutting Height (in)
1.5 - 4.5
1.5 - 4.5
1.5 - 4.5
Spindles
Aluminum
Aluminum
Aluminum
Deck Construction
iCD™ Cutting System
Fabricated 10-gauge
iCD™ Cutting System
Suspension
Adjustable rear coil-over-shocks with pivoting front axle with shocks
Adjustable rear coil-over-shocks with pivoting front axle with shocks
Adjustable rear coil-over-shocks with pivoting front axle with shocks
Transmission
Dual, commercial Hydro-Gear ZT-3400® Transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Dual, commercial Hydro-Gear ZT-3400® Transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Dual, commercial Hydro-Gear ZT-3400® Transaxles with 7" cooling fans
Drive Axles (in)
1.125
1.125
1.125
Caster Tires (in)
11 x 4-5
11 x 4-5
11 x 4-5
Drive Tires (in)
22 x 11-10
20 x 8-10
22 x 11-10
Ground Speed-Fwd (mph)
0-10
0-8
0-10
Ground Speed-Rev (mph)
0-5
0-4
0-5
Overall Length (in)
80
80
80
Overall Width (in) Deflector Down/Deflector Up
63 / 51
59 / 47
63 / 51
Dry Weight (lbs)
954
922
954
Seat Package
Contour seat
Contour seat
Contour seat
Instrumentation/Hour Meter
Fuel gauge, hour meter
Fuel gauge, hour meter
Fuel gauge, hour meter
Certified Roll-over Protection System
Standard, rigid
Standard, rigid
Standard, rigid
Controls / Safety Group
Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit/adjustable twin steering controls
Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit/adjustable twin steering controls
Seat activated engine kill, clutch safety switch, neutral and parking brake safety circuit/adjustable twin steering controls
Parking Brake / Safety Circuit
Internal transaxles
Internal transaxles
Internal transaxles
Warranty (Engine) †
3-Year limited manufacturer's warranty
3-Year limited manufacturer's warranty
3-Year limited manufacturer's warranty
Warranty (Balance of Machine) †
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days.
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days.
4-Year limited warranty (48 months) or 500 hours, whichever occurs first. Unlimited hours during the first 2 years (24 months). Coil-over-shocks and all suspension related components are covered for 4 years (48 months) unlimited hours. Belts, tires, brake pads, battery, blades: 90 days.

* All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J2723 as rated by Kawasaki. 

‡ See operator’s manual or dealer for complete warranty details. Refer to engine operator’s manual for engine warranty details.

Attachments

Turbo-Pro™ Double Bag Soft Top Collection System

The double bag collection system is simple to install. Each heavyduty mesh bag has a rugged polyethylene underside with integrated handle to assist with removal. Capacity: 8.5 cubic feet.

Turbo-Pro™ Double Bag Hard Top Collection System

Innovative molded hard top design allows for increased capacity. Simple to install. Each heavy-duty mesh bag has an integrated handle to assist with removal. Capacity: 10 cubic feet.

Mulch Kit

Select kits include dedicated mulching blades, baffels, hardware and instruction sheet.

Trailer Hitch Kit

Will accept a 1/2” shank ball and comes complete with hardware.

Light Kit

Select models are pre-wired for simple installation.

Arm Rest

Add these foldable arm rests for increased riding comfort on IS® 600Z.

Lawn Striping Kit

Rubber flap system lays down clippings to create eye catching grass patterns across the landscape.

Folding ROPS

180° fold over ROPS (roll over protection structure) with retractable seat belt.

Flat-Free Caster Tires

Run all day with no flats, eliminates down time. Standard on select models.

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