Georgetown Small Engines

Husqvarna MZ61 + ROPS


Discover a superior level of performance with Husqvarna’s MZ series of zero-turn mowers. Featuring a 61-inch cutting deck, the MZ61 mower is ready to handle your residential or light professional lawn maintenance. The heavy-duty steel frame, roll-over protection system (ROPS) and commercial hydraulics create the ultimate mowing experience. The ride is smooth, too— a comfortable seat, large wheels and an oversized chassis provide a great ride on any terrain. And the 24 horsepower Kawasaki engine means you’ll have plenty of power when you need it— season after season.



Key Features

  • 6-inch Wide Caster Wheels: Durable 6-inch wide front casters with pneumatic tires provide long life and are easy on turf.
  • Removable foot pan: Removable foot pan for easy access to deck belt pulleys, spindles and clean-up.
  • Pedal-assisted cutting deck lift: Ergonomically designed deck lifting system offers precise cutting height adjustment. Easy and quick adjustment from the operator’s seat.
  • Oversized chassis: 2” x 3” tube chassis combined with large rear and front tires provide superior strength and improved ride quality.

Limited warranty

  • Homeowner Warranty 4 years or 400 hours (whichever occurs first)
  • Commercial Warranty 4 years or 400 hours (whichever occurs first)


  • Productivity 4.2 acres/hr
  • Speed forward max 8.5 mph
  • Speed forward min 0 mph

Cutting deck

  • Cutting width 61 in
  • Cutting deck type Fabricated
  • Cutting methods Collect/Mulch/Side discharge
  • Cutting deck material Steel
  • Deck thickness 11 gauge
  • Cutting height steps 12
  • Blade engagement Electric clutch
  • Clutch rating 200
  • Blades 3 pcs
  • Blade-tip speed 18500 fpm
  • Anti-scalp wheels 2
  • Nose roller Yes
  • Deck lifting system Manual, foot assisted
  • Powder-coated cutting deck Yes
  • Spindle/mandrel type Cast Aluminum
  • Greasable mandrels Yes
  • Deck Wash Port No
  • Cutting height, min (approximate) 1.5 in
  • Cutting height, max (approximate) 4.5 in


  • Base machine, length 75.5 in
  • Base machine, height 42 in
  • Base machine, width (chute down) 76 in
  • Base machine, width (chute up) 62.3 in
  • Weight 770 lbs
  • Tire size, front Width 6.5 in
  • Tire size, front Diameter 13 in
  • Tire size, front Diameter wheel 6 in

Drive system

  • Transmission type Hydrostatic
  • Transmission manufacturer Hydro-Gear
  • Transmission model ZT 3100
  • Pump displacement 10 cm³
  • Fan-cooled pumps Yes


  • Motor/engine manufacturer Kawasaki
  • Engine name FR Series
  • Power output 24 hp
  • Cylinder displacement 44.3 cu.inch
  • Cylinders 2
  • Engine cooling Air
  • Generator 16 A
  • Air filter type Standard
  • Power/fuel type Gasoline
  • Engine lubrication type Full pressure
  • Oil filter Yes
  • Fuel tank volume (with reserve) 5 gal (US)
  • Fuel tank location Side (Single)


  • Seat material Vinyl
  • Seat spring Yes
  • Seat back height High
  • Hour meter type Digital with pre-programmed service intervals
  • Cup holder Yes
  • Armrests Yes
  • ROPS Yes
  • Seat type 18″ high back