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The Mantis brand, a recent addition to Alamo Group, represents a culmination of over two years of development. Designed and manufactured in the United States, the Mantis Prime Mover has production facilities in Texas and Ohio. With its second-generation model, the Mantis has undergone a complete overhaul, presenting a brand-new machine that surpasses its predecessor in every aspect.

In the market of professional mowing, cutting, and clearing equipment, the Mantis Prime Mover stands as a formidable presence. It is purpose-built and meticulously crafted to address the most challenging tasks effortlessly. Developed in collaboration with industry experts, this machine integrates sturdy construction, advanced features, and exceptional engineering to deliver outstanding performance even in the most demanding environments.

Why is it Special?

Unleashing Unmatched Power and Unparalleled Performance

At the heart of the Mantis lies a Deutz Turbocharged Diesel Engine, available in 155 horsepower and 201 horsepower options. With its impressive performance, this engine meets stringent U.S. EPA Tier 4 and EURO Stage 5 Final Emission Standards which guarantees environmental friendliness and optimal performance. The Mantis Prime Mover is built to handle the toughest terrains and the most challenging vegetation, providing the necessary muscle for efficient and effective operation.

Versatility for Every Job 

One of the standout features of the Mantis is its exceptional versatility. The machine is purpose-built to accommodate a range of mowing, cutting, and clearing attachments, making it a go-to choice for professionals in various industries. Whether it is maintaining large areas of land, clearing overgrown vegetation, or tackling roadside maintenance, the Mantis Prime Mover can adapt to different tasks effortlessly. With the availability of telescoping boom mowers with reach options of 24' and 30', it offers an extensive reach to handle even the most hard-to-access areas.

Advanced Drivetrain is Designed for Maximum Performance 

The Mantis boasts a robust design that ensures optimal performance in every situation. Its hydrostatic two-speed transmission provides precise control and maneuverability, with work speeds of up to 8 mph and travel speeds of up to 25 mph. The full-time 4WD drivetrain enhances traction on various terrains, while the solid, steerable axles and minimum 11.5' turning radius allow for nimble operation even in tight spaces, empowering operators to navigate with precision and confidence.

Safety at the Core

Safety is a paramount consideration in the design of the Mantis. The cab is thoughtfully designed to offer maximum visibility, with 72 sq ft of glass ensuring operators have a clear view of their workspace. It adheres to strict safety standards, including ISO 3477-Operator space requirements and ISO 8082-1 ROPS, which provides roll-over protection. The machine is equipped with essential safety features such as a standard safety belt, protective windows, backup alarm, and a key switch shut-off. Optional add-ons like a polycarbonate windshield and a rotating cab further enhance operator safety and comfort.

Enhanced Operator Experience

Recognizing the importance of operator comfort, the Mantis boasts an operator's station with a host of features to enhance productivity and reduce operator fatigue. The air ride seat with armrests ensures a comfortable working position, while the pressurized filtered air HVAC system keeps the cab environment pleasant. The 12" LCD video monitor provides real-time data feedback, and the integrated rear-view camera enhances visibility, particularly when maneuvering in tight spaces. With user-configurable CAN-bus controls and operator interface, operators can tailor the machine's settings to their specific needs.

What Does it do?

The Mantis Prime Mover excels in a multitude of tasks, making it an indispensable asset for professionals in various industries. Its primary functions include:

Mowing: With the ability to accommodate telescoping boom mowers, the Mantis Prime Mover efficiently cuts and maintains large areas of grass, making it ideal for landscaping roadsides, parks, and other green spaces.

Cutting: Equipped with cutting-edge attachments, the machine effortlessly tackles overgrown vegetation, brush, and small trees.

Clearing: Whether it's clearing debris, managing vegetation, or preparing land for construction, the Mantis Prime Mover's power and versatility enable it to efficiently handle the toughest clearing tasks while improving efficiency and productivity.

The Mantis Prime Mover represents a new era of power, versatility, and performance in the mowing, cutting, and clearing industry. With its exceptional engine power, versatile attachment options, and focus on operator safety and comfort, it is no wonder that professionals across various sectors have embraced this machine. From maintaining large properties to handling challenging vegetation, the Mantis Prime Mover proves itself to be an indispensable asset, offering unrivaled capabilities and delivering exceptional results. With this groundbreaking machine, Alamo Group has once again set a new standard for excellence in the industry.

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