The APEX powers through the toughest mowing environments with the strength of professional engineering and the comfort you expect from an Ariens. As a residential zero turn, the APEX is in a class by itself with intuitive controls for precision performance.
Commercial-grade features make it top-of-the-line in residential zero-turns.
For a professional-looking lawn without having to hire professionals. 5½” deep fabricated deck made of 10-gauge steel. Plush, padded high-back seat and armrests. Fully tubular steel frame for unprecedented strength. Simple and intuitive deck lift system and progressive steering for tighter control.
Ariens APEX 48
Full Tubular Frame
The fully tubular steel frame rails are strong and more resistant to stresses, to support loads of the machine with unprecedented strength and stability.
The thick 10-gauge steel deck is welded together for superior strength, durability and impact resistance.
Belt Tension Technology
The self-adjusting belt keeps the tension constant, to maximize belt life, minimize wear and maintain a consistent, quality cut.
Deck Lift System
Foot-operated deck lift system and simple pin selection provide easy adjustment between 15 cutting positions in ¼” increments.
Deck Access Panel
Easy access to blade spindles and belts for quicker and more thorough cleaning.
Padded Seat and Armrests
Plush, adjustable high-back seat with padded armrests allows for longer use in greater comfort.
4 Year or 500 Hours
Kohler 7000 Series
Hydro-Gear® ZT-3100 Transaxles
5.1 Gallon (19.3L)
Ground Speed (approximate mph) (fwd/rev)
Number Of Spindles
Blade Tip Speed (fpm)
Deck Lift System
13 x 6.5 in - 6 in
22 x 10 in - 12 in
High Back Premium w/ Padded Armrests
63 in (w/ Chute)
AVAILABLE ATTACHMENTS AND ACCESSORIES
- 2 Bucket Power Bagger Kit
- Mulching Kit
- Discharge Cover Kit
- Trailer Hitch Kit
- Headlight Kit
- Folding ROPS Kit