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New Swift Roller Mower Boosts Ambitions for Community Rugby Club

Creggs RFC purchased a 2.4m Major Swift to improve pitch maintenance and control costs, while advancing its ambitious development plans for community sport.  In the Connaught heartland where Gaelic sports dominate the scene, a thriving community rugby club is punching above its weight. Creggs Rugby...

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We’re delighted to welcome Wildwood Machinery as the newest member of our dealer family. They will represent the MAJOR brand of Professional Groundscare machinery across Dorset and South West Hampshire. This includes the Contoura golf and sports mower, the MAJOR Swift line of roller mowers,...

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Major Swift Roller Mower leaves first-class impressions and better turf conditions for customers and celebrities at Foxes Farm Produce in Essex.   Foxes Farm Produce is one of the UK’s largest wholesale pumpkin producers, supplying pumpkins to wholesale outlets, retailers and other pumpkin patches across...

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Winged Roller Mower (Three Point Linkage)

The Swift winged roller mower delivers the all-important after-cut appearance with ease. The three-point linkage system allows close attachment to the tractor unit for easier towing and safer road transport. The combination of a 60mm blade overlap with high blade tip speeds, consistently delivers a professional, striped finish. The Swift range of roller mowers are engineered to deliver an impeccable cut in the best way possible.

All Swift roller mowers are built using Strenx™ 700 MC high-performance steel and hot-dip galvanised to EN ISO 1461:2009 specifications. These standard features on MAJOR products double machine lifespan and enable a high trade-in value.

The wings lock into a neat 1.9m transport width allowing for easy access through tight spaces. The LED road lighting kit ensures safe and high visibility movement between sites.

  • Two blade systems in one: a simple adjustment converts the blade from rigid blade to swinging blade
  • Walterscheid PTO drive shafts fitted as standard
  • Simple cutting height adjustment from 10-130mm for versatile and year-round mowing
  • 60mm blade overlap for a pristine finish
  • Sealed internal roller bearings for total protection against moisture, soil and debris
  • Full-length rollers follow the ground contours and limits scalping
  • 3-year MAJOR warranty

 

 

 

Description

Specifications

Model MJ71-340 MJ71-400 MJ71-540
Overall Width 3.48m (11′ 5″) 4.16m (13′ 8″) 5.54m (18′ 2″)
Working Width 3.40m (11′ 2″) 4.00m (13′ 1″) 5.40m (17′ 9″)
Transport Width 1.90m (6′ 3″) 1.90m (6′ 3″) 1.90m (6′ 3″)
Power (HP) 40-90 HP 60-110 HP 70-120 HP
PTO rpm 540 540 540
Cutting Height 10-130mm 10-130mm 10-130mm
Rotors 5 6 8
Blades 10 12 16
Weight 940kg 1100kg 1270kg
Blade tip speed 75 m/s 75 m/s 75 m/s
Mowing Rates (Acres/hr at 7mph) 9.4 11.4 14.9

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Testimonials


We have used other mowers in the past, however the finish given by the MAJOR 5.5m Swift was far superior to any other machine. We can cover over 15 acres an hour. The quality of cut is excellent and it’s a very reliabl ...
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Gordon McMurdo, Director at Albar Turf

We use our Major MJ70-410 for all our largest areas of grass cutting and I’ve found it to be fabulous behind our Deutz Fahr 320f. It’s the perfect combination. We cut the grass here twice a week in the spring and t ...
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Tim Stiles, Head Gardener, Sherborne Castle Estates

We had an old model Major12ft and it was replaced in 2015 with a MJ70-550 Roller Mower. Before buying, we looked at several of the leading brands of wide-area mower and kept coming back to the simplicity and reliability ...
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Kevin Price, Mechanical Technician, Shrewsbury Town Council

Our contracts are mainly for schools and colleges, maintaining grass football and rugby pitches and external amenity areas for local authorities. Our customers expect a quality job every time, on-time and that’s what ...
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John and Emily Julyan, Team Maintenance Services

We were actually quite surprised how well it was contracted. It’s certainly a lot more solid than our previous mowers. The construction, the thickness of the steel , the quality of the gearboxes, and the ease of main ...
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Andy Knight, Grounds Maintenance, Nillumbik Shire Council, Australia

We are a parkland golf club established in 1895. The course is approximately 140 acres in size. We have four staff to maintain this, which can be a struggle at times. Our 3.2m Major Roller Mower is a fantastic piece of ...
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Ross McLeish, Course Manager, Cardross Golf Club, Scotland

The beauty of the Major 4.1 Swift is it’s not belt driven. You don’t have to worry about it – you just go. To be honest, it’s actually quite an incredible mower. It makes a beautiful job; we’re pretty wrapped w ...
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Greg McCann, McCanns Mowing, Waikato, New Zealand

We have 54 natural grass fields and 24 hectares of green spaces that we maintain. The investment in a MAJOR Swift 1.9 front mower and a MAJOR Swift 4.0m rear mower was very interesting for us. Like many landscaping compa ...
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Eddie van der Stappen from Weener XL, 's-Hertogenbosch Municipality, The Netherlands

Until 2017 we always mowed with flail mowers on Ameland. We then tested a cylinder mower. The finish was really perfect. The MAJOR Swift comes very close to that. The purchase and maintenance costs of the cylinder mower ...
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Siprian de Jong, Ameland Municipality, The Netherlands

We mow 35 hectares of lawns at an A standard here at the University of Twente. We use the MAJOR mowers for mowing the sports fields and also as support on the lawns. Mowing for our clients has become easier. The wider m ...
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Geert de Haan, Manager, Krinkels Hengelo, Netherlands

The Major roller mower is at least 60 percent cheaper to maintain than the cylinder mower. In total we now have 47 fields to mow; we mow them all twice a week with our Major during the growing season. We have so much m ...
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Jaap Dirksen, Outdoor Sports Operator, Sportservice Ede

“After using the Major Swift for many passes, the difference in grass and ground condition has improved remarkably over the flail system.”
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Guy French, Foxes Farm Produce, Essex, UK