Bush Hog®
HDE-3 Heavy-Duty Homeowner Series Zero-Turn Mower

For Homeowner with Acreage or Estate Owner

  • Center-mounted fuel tank
  • Keyless start & stop
  • Fuel low level indicator
  • Tachometer / hourmeter
  • Safety interlock indicators: PTO, park brake, handles, seat
  • Low oil indicator
  • Soft start on PTO
  • Robot welded 7GA steel cutting deck

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NOTE: Unit(s) shown equipped with certain selections and options; please consult with your local Bush Hog dealer for all available configurations.


Performance Features
  • 49”, 55”, and 61” Deck Widths
  • 6 Models with Kohler or Kawasaki Engines
  • Engine Ratings up to 25HP
  • Manual Pin-Style Deck Height Adjustment
  • Electronic Control Module
  • HG-3100 Transaxles
  • 23 x 10.5-12 Drive Tires
Construction Features
  • Fully Welded 7GA Steel Deck
  • Welded Steel Frame
  • Center-Mounted Fuel Tank

Safety Features

  • Safety interlock indicators: PTO, Parking Brake, Handles, Seat
  • Heavy-Duty Roll-Over-Protection (ROPS)
Product Features
  • Deluxe high back, full suspension seat (standard on the HDZ series and optional on the HDE/HDC series) with operator weight adjustment, flip up armrests, and seatbelt. Seat platform on isolators standard on the HDZ models.

  • Electronic control module offers keyless start, system monitoring and Soft Start PTO engagement, USB power port

  • Rubber discharge chute withstands contact with obstacles and snaps back into place

  • Robot welded, 7GA steel cutting deck - the same steel used on Bush Hog®’s heavy duty flex-wing cutters!

  • HydroGear transaxles provide proven power and long lasting service

  • 8 gal under the seat fuel tank for improved weight distribution, lower center of gravity, and improved ride

  • Injection molded fenders with reinforcing ribs; molded in beverage holder and storage tray


HDE2249FS3 49” Deck 22HP Kawasaki FS651
HDE2255FS3 55” Deck 22HP Kawasaki FS651
HDE2555KP3 55” Deck 25HP Kohler
HDE2261FS3 61” Deck 22HP Kawasaki FS651
HDE2561KP2 61” Deck 25HP Kohler