ALLETT Showcases Innovative Mower Range at SALTEX 2023, Birmingham NEC
As a leading name in professional turf maintenance we proudly showcased our cylinder mower range at SALTEX 2023 held at the NEC in Birmingham. The exhibition featured a diverse selection of mowers catering to the evolving needs of turf professionals and lawn enthusiasts alike.
At the forefront of this year's exhibit was our battery-powered mowers including the Allett Uplift 86E rotary mower, C34E cylinder mower and the globally acclaimed Allett Stirling. These eco-friendly solutions have captured the attention of customers worldwide with visitors expressing keen interest in buying British-made cylinder mowers. The presence of our Export Manager, Dave Allett, and his brother Roy, emphasised our company's deep-rooted heritage and longevity within the industry tracing back to their father and founder Reg Allett.
The Uplift 86E, introduced at Saltex 2019, stood out as a twin-blade rotary stadium mower powered by four 82V Lithium-Ion batteries. Its seamless forward speeds and striking contrasting stripes have made it a popular choice among football clubs who want to clean up quicker and quieter after matches.The debris collection on this mower is incredible!
The C34 Evolution, a large area walk-behind battery-powered cylinder mower impressed attendees with its versatility, offering tasks ranging from verticutting to brushing delivering exceptional results on football pitches, schools, colleges, and larger home lawns. We showcased our C34E Mk2 with it's 8Ah batteries to offer longer mowing times.
The Allett Stirling, launched in 2021, has exceeded expectations captivating lawn enthusiasts globally. This exceptional mower features a 10-second cartridge change accommodating homeowners and contractors with time constraints. Its success can be attributed to its powerful 56v 5Ah Ego battery, with 7.5Ah, 10Ah, and 12Ah options available for larger lawns.
In addition to our battery-powered lineup, we presented the Allett Buffalo 20, a versatile choice excelling in various grass types and conditions. Fitted with a Honda GX120 engine, it operates efficiently at low speeds, ensuring minimal fuel consumption, noise levels, and vibrations. Its adjustable cutting height, rubber-covered rear roller, and smooth front roller guarantee superior performance, making it ideal for ornamental grass in public and private parks.
Noteworthy was the Allett C20, an interchangeable turf maintenance system designed for finer sports turf such as cricket, bowls, and golf. This pedestrian-controlled machine showcased its adaptability, seamlessly integrating purpose-designed, easy-change C-Range cartridge heads, enabling tasks like fine turf mowing, verti-cutting, brushing, and scarifying with exceptional precision.
Reflecting on the event, Austin Jarrett, Managing Director of Allett, expressed his enthusiasm, saying, "Celebrating our presence at Saltex 2023, I am profoundly inspired by the enthusiasm and curiosity of our visitors. The genuine interest in our new Allett Stirling and the positive reception to our sustainable battery-powered technology reaffirms our commitment to pushing the boundaries of turf care. We're honoured to be a part of this thriving industry, and we eagerly anticipate the next few years promising even greater advancements in the world of professional turf maintenance."
SALTEX 2023 provided a fantastic networking opportunity, enabling us to connect with customers and showcase our products in person- some even getting the chance to use the Stirling. The positive response has encouraged us to rebook for the next year. See you there!