2017 Country Clipper Challenger - 24 hp Kawasaki® FS730V


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Anderson Equipment, LLC
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Country Clipper
Challenger - 24 hp Kawasaki® FS730V
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2017 Country Clipper Challenger - 52" Stand-Up Deck - Joystick Controlled - Pivoting Front Axle - Kawasaki Eng


The Challenger is a perfect fit for commercial and heavy duty residential users. Designed for durability and reliability, while also providing easy access to the underside of the deck, spindles, and engine for necessary maintenance.

  • Stand-Up Deck: All Country Clipper Mowers feature our revolutionary, patented Stand-Up Deck for quick, easy under deck access.
  • Heavy Duty Welded Steel Deck: Heavy Duty Welded Steel Deck with built in bullnose bumper ensures superior strength and durability.
  • Pivoting Front Axle: Front Axle Pivots on heavy duty roller bearings giving it complete terrain contouring ability.
  • Commercial Grade Forks and Castor Wheels: Fabricated Steel forks with 13 inch tires.
  • Joystick Steering System: Exclusive Point and Go Joystick allows for ease of operation.
  • Low Center of Gravity: Gas tank is designed to fit under the seat allowing a low center of gravity for optimum handling.
  • Engine: 24 hp Kawasaki® FS730V
  • Horsepower: 24
  • Cylinders: 2
  • Oil Capacity: 2 qt. (1.9 L), 2.2 qt. (2.1 L)
  • Drive System: HydroGear® ZT-3400
  • Fuel Capacity: 7 gal.
  • Steering Control: Joystick
  • Stand-up Deck: Standard
  • Pivoting Front Axle: Standard
  • Roll-Over Protection: Optional
  • Tires, Rear: 22x11-10
  • Tires, Front: 13x6.5-6
  • Turning Radius: Zero-Turn
  • Ground Speed (Forward/Reverse): 9 mph/5 mph
  • Length: 79 in.
  • Height : top of seat back: 49 in.
  • Width, Tractor (outside rear tires): 49 in.
  • Width, Deck w/ Chute: 65 in., 73 in.
  • Width, Deck Chute Up: 53 in., 61 in.
  • Cutting Width: 52 in., 60 in.
  • Cutting Height: 1.5 in. - 5 in. (1/4 in. increments)
  • Deck Construction: Laminated Welded 12 Gauge Steel Deck with 10 Gauge Strategic Reinforcements, including protective bullnose front & high impact anti-scalp rollers; 3/8" x 2" wear bar on trim edge
  • Deck Engagement: Electric, Warner®
  • Blade Length: 18.375 in., 21 in.
  • Spindle Assembly: Cast iron housing; 1.4 in. diameter shaft; maintenance free & field serviceable
  • Blade Tip Speed, approx.: 19,000 fpm
  • Weight: 895 lb., 906 lb.
  • Seat: High Back, Enhanced Comfort Seat with Adjustable Slides
  • Other Standard Features: Hour Meter, Electric Start, Arm Rest, Cup Holder, Front Step
  • Grass Catcher: The Challenger Grass Catcher features three heavy duty cloth bags totaling 12 bushel capacity.  It is designed with a tapered cut to provide ease in removing and dumping debris.
  • Power Lift: The revolutionary Power Lift allows the operator to adjust the cutting height and stand the deck to a vertical position with the push of a button.
  • Mulch Kit: Country Clipper mowing decks can be converted to a mulching deck with the mulch kit.  Installation will never be easier than it is with the Stand-Up Deck.
  • Light Kit: Two square halogen lights mount easily on the fenders allowing you extra productivity after dark.
  • Push Blade: A mower for all seasons!  The push blade makes light work of snow removal, landscaping and much more.
  • Hand Rail: Universally designed to assist the operator when entering or existing the mower.  Coupled with the wide front step, climbing into the seat has never been easier.
  • Hitch Kit: Easy to install with the Stand-Up Deck, the hitch kit allows the mower to attach a small trailer for hauling debris or supplies.  Hitch will accept up to 5/8” shank ball.
  • EZ Lift Hand Jack: The EZ Lift Hand Jack allows the operator to easily raise and lower the deck for serviceability and cleaning.  It can be operated with the included hand crank or an impact drill.
  • ROPS: For added protection on sloping terrain. Folds for storage or low clearance areas.
  • Commercial Use: First 2 Years - Parts & Labor; 3rd Year - Spindle & Frame/Deck Weldement, Parts; 4th & 5th Year - Frame & Deck Weldment, Parts
  • Residential Use: First 2 Years - Parts & Labor; 3rd Year - Parts Only; 4th & 5th Year - Frame & Deck Weldment, Parts
  • See your local Country Clipper dealer for more details.
Due to continuous product improvement, specifications are subject to change without notice.



Engine Manufacturer
Horse Power
24 hp
Engine Type


HydroGear® ZT-3400
Wheel Size
Rear: 22x11-10; Front: 13x6.5-6
Fuel Capacity
7 gal.


Deck Size
Optional: 52 in., 60 in.
Discharge Type
Side; Optional: Mulch, Collect