All Mclane Front-Throw Reel mowers are made in the USA and feature induction heat-treated “armor-Plate Reel” and bed knife for the ultimate in precision and reliability. McLane mowers are equipped with Touch-A-Matic engine clutch controls for smooth and easy operation, along with roller drive for positive traction. All McLane wheels and reels use ball bearings. The unique diverter fins design guarantees clean, even grass loading into the high-density polyethylene catcher (optional). All McLane front throw reel mowers incorporate both belt and chain drive for reliable and consistent results. They feature a penetrating bedknife to deter thatch buildup and an easy spin recoil starter. Mclane mowers comply with all Federal Safety Standards. These mowers are ideally suited for all Bermudas, St. Augustines and Zoysia grasses.