I have spent quite a bit of time on the last year researching this mower and I have changed my mind about it. Go Here to read my updated review: 2013 Craftsman 42 in 24 hp Model 25001 Zero-Turn Review
by: Paul Sikkema
Specifications, Features, Benefits
The rest of this article is taken from the retailers website. Specs subject to change.
Type: Zero-turn lawn mower
Maximum mowing area per hour (acres): 1.25 acres at 4 MPH
Recommended for moderate slopes? No
Excels in mowing around obstacles? No, because it will not mow in reverse.
Engine Power: 24 hp*
Displacement: ? cc.
Manufacturer: Briggs & Stratton
Cylinders: Twin, cast-iron liners
Type: OHV, oil filter, Pressurized
Charging System: 15 amp regulated
Choke/Speed Control: Integrated One Lever
Fuel Tank Capacity: 3 U.S. gal.
Transmission: Two HydroGear EZT Hydrostatic Transmissions
Transmission Control: Direction, speed dual lap bars
Cruise Control: NA
Forward Speed: 0-6 mph
Reverse Speed: 0-3 mph
Chassis: 14 ga.
Front Tires: 11×4
Rear Tires: 18×8.5
Front Axle: Steel Tube
Hood Material: Plastic
Tool Tray: Yes
Translucent fuel tank or Fuel gauge: ?
Deck washout port: Yes
12-volt outlet: No
Steering: Lap Bars
Turning Radius: Zero-Turn
Uncut Circle Radius: ? in.
Spindle Bushings: Metal, replaceable
Seat Back Height: Deluxe hi-back
Fore-aft Adjustment: 4 in. while seated
Seat Suspension: Two coil springs
Deck Lift System: Lever between legs
Mower Cut Height: 1.5 in. to 4 in., 6 position
Cut Height Increments: ? in.
Preset Cut Height: No
PTO clutch: Electric
Type: Side discharge
Mower Cutting Width: 42 in.
Mower Deck Material: 12 ga
Mower Wheel Adjustment: NA
Mower Level Adjustment: Exact
Mower Drive System: In-line belt, Electric PTO
Mower Attachment: 4 point Not EZ-Off
Mower Drive: Belt Tension Spring
Mower Wheels Rotate For Deck Removal: No
Overall Length: 67-in.
Width without mower: ?-in.
Width with mower: 50-in.
Width with mower: (deflector raised for storage) 45-in.
Weight: 480 lb with mower, no fuel
U.S. Warranty: 2 year limited, 3 and 5 year optional protection plan
Mowers: 42X (standard)
Material Collection System: ?
Mulching System: 33748
Front Thatcher: NA
Front Blade: NA
Tractor Shovel: NA
Snow Blower: NA
Front Bumper: NA
Brush Guard: NA
Bucket Holder: NA
Tow-Behind Tools: NA