The Miti Mike has no belts, pulleys or troublesome drives and it is equipped with an oval blade carrier with free-swinging blades. It comes equipped with front and rear rubber shielding. The mower head moves hydraulically up and down and mechanically in and out. Reach from the center of tractor to outside edge of mower is 9’1” max. Mower head hydraulics on the Miti Mike are self-contained; running off the tractors PTO and comes with a 12 gallon oil tank and is assembled and ready to use. It requires 1 remote outlet for cylinder operation.