VL-MFCM Rough Duty Flail Mower

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2 year warranty with optional 4 years


working width

Working Width

60" - 77"


powered by pto power

Powered By:

Tractor PTO
25- 65 HP



hammer blades

Comes with 27 oz Blades


Optional Y-Blades



Suitable for:

Brush up to 3" thick

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Description for flail mower:

Rough duty flail mowers are useful for jobs where you are cutting grass on the uneven ground, high grass, weeds, brush, and other debris. This β€œM” Series mower has a double re-enforced curved deck and stronger 3-pt connection that can handle the twisting forces that occur when only one side of your mower deck is on the ground. With its fast blade tip speed and interchangeable blades, it is perfect for your groundskeeping tasks. If you need to maintain grass and cover crops, install the optional Grass blades.

A flail mower doesn’t throw grass, instead, it cuts finely and leaves the cuttings on the ground where it was cut making it an excellent choice for those places where you could cause damage by throwing debris. Highway mowing and park maintenance often use flail mowers because they are less likely to throw objects during cutting. The MFCM Series (Field & Brush) Flail Mower is an option if you are working on the uneven ground, brush, stumps, and other items that your mower must handle.

Key Features:

  • Comes with 27 oz. Hammer Blades
  • Multiple Drive Belts Assure Power to the Blades
  • Under Deck Clump Busters
  • Standard 3-Pt Category I & II Hitch Mount
  • Shear Bolt PTO Shaft for Standard 1-3/8” 6-Spline PTO
  • Adjustable Finished Cutting Height (both Rear Roller & Skids)
  • Balanced Rotor and Shaft
  • Powder Coat Paint Finish


Overall Width: The VL-MFCM series has an overall width of 66β€³ to 83β€³ depending on the size of the unit.

Cutting Width: The VL-MFCM series has a tilling width of 60β€³ to 77β€³ depending on the size of the unit.

Weight: The VL-MFCM series has a weight of 695 lbs to 960 lbs depending on the size of the unit.

HP Requirements at PTO: The VL-MFCM series requires 25 - 65 PTO horsepower depending on the size of the unit.

Cutting Height: The VL-MFCM series has a 0" - 6" Adjustable to meet various height requirements

Housing Material Thickness: The VL-MFCM series has a housing thickness of reinforced 6 gauge.

Side Plate Thickness: The VL-MFCM series has a side plate thickness of 5/16".

Blade Type: The VL-MFCM series uses standard hammer blade or reversible Y-blades. Each hammer blade weighs 1 lb. 11 oz made of cast steel (cast steel is much more durable than cast iron). The Y-blades weighs 10.9 oz. Use the hammer blades for clearing saplings (3" diameter or less), and the Y-blades for grasses.

Number of Blades: The VL-MFCM series uses 24 - 32 hammer blades or 48 - 64 Y-blades, depending on the size of the unit.

Precision Blade Overlap: On the VL-MFCM series the blades are staggered precisely with no gap in the mowing area. Blade overlap is important to achieve an even cutting result.

Rotor Rotation - Reverse: The rotor spins in the opposite direction as the wheels of the tractor when traveling forward. This allows the blades to shear the material as it is folded forward by the mowers. The material is then thrown up and over the rotor.

Rotor Tube Diameter: 4"- Heavy duty steel tubing for long life.

Balanced Rotor Tube: The rotor tube is balanced to reduce vibration and ensures that the mower runs smooth, and reduces wear on the bearings.

Rotor Swing Diameter: 15" Large swing so that the blades build required inertia.

Hitch Type: Category 1 or 2 standard 3-point.

Offset From Center Mount: This feature allows for offset from center to the right of the tractor. This feature is helpful for mowing around fences, buildings; walkways etc. From the center of the PTO, the mower extends 1" to 16" depending on the size of the unit.

Drive Belts: The VL-MFCM series uses 3 - 4 belts, depending on the size of the unit.

Gearbox Rating: Up to 65 hp. Heavy duty proved oil bath gearbox for long life.

Driveline / PTO Shaft: Shear Bolt PTO Shaft for Standard 1-3/8” 6-Spline PTO

Finish: Baked on powder coat, powder coat is superior to paint.

Warranty: 2-year parts warranty with an optional 2-year extension.

Support Before and After the Sale:Β At Betstco our service department is staffed with professional technicians that inspect each machine before it is shipped. This ensures that you get a trouble free machine from the get-go. When you need technical help or parts, our courteous staff can help you get what you need from our fully stocked warehouse. We keep a full line of replacement parts, and we can ship parts within 24 hours.

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Working Width 60” 68” 77”
Overall Width 66” 74” 83”
Min. HP Req. 25 HP 30 HP 35 HP
Hitch Cat I or II Cat I or II Cat I or II
Gear Box Rating 65 HP 65 HP 65 HP
Cutting Offset 1” Offset 12” Offset 16” Offset
Deck Distance Right of Center Mount 31 Inches 46 Inches 55 Inches
Std Hammer Blades 24 Hammer Blades 28 Hammer Blades 32 Hammer Blades
Optl β€œY”/Rock Blades 48 β€œY”/Rock Blades 56 β€œY”/Rock Blades 64 β€œY”/Rock Blades
Housing Thickness Reinforced 6 Gauge Reinforced 6 Gauge Reinforced 6 Gauge
Side Plate Thickness 5/16” 5/16” 5/16”
Rotor Dia. 4” 4” 4”
Rotor Shaft Dia. 4 1/2” x 8mm 4 1/2” x 8mm 4 1/2” x 8mm
Blade Swing 15” 15” 15”
No. of Belts 3 4 4
3pt Conn. Width 27 1/2” - 40” 27 1/2” - 40” 27 1/2” - 40”
Driveline Type Series 5 Quick Connect Shear Bolt, 6-Spline Series 5 Quick Connect Shear Bolt, 6-Spline Series 5 Quick Connect Shear Bolt, 6-Spline
Weight 695 lbs 820 lbs 960 lbs
Crated Weight 725 lbs 865 lbs 985 lbs

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