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01-20-2013, 04:45 PM #11
- Join Date
- Mar 2009
- Kubota BX2200, BX2660. L5740 HSTC. M8540 HDC, some others
01-20-2013, 06:39 PM #12
- Join Date
- Sep 2000
As others have stated, typically only have either just the ball of the foot (forward) or the heal (reverse) on the control. I love the Kubota control, but wouldn't if I had all foot on the control all the time.
01-20-2013, 07:24 PM #13
Re: Hydrostat Forward/Reverse Rocket Pedal--Not My Favorite Method
My first Kubota was a gear shift. I was concerned that with an HST when working in close quarters I would go the wrong direction with disastrous results. Now I'm on my second Kubota and it has HST. With over a year using it that has never happened. I don't recall ever stepping on the reverse pedal while mounting the tractor. I'm pretty big guy - 5'10" 220. Maybe I just have small feet. I always mount from the left side.
Might I suggest (as I have been doing lately) to shift the range lever to N before dismounting the tractor. I usually lower all my implements to contact the ground as well.Caution: Some of my posts may be politically incorrect.
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