American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 14-Inch 4-Blade Push Reel Lawn Mower
American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 14-Inch 4-Blade Push Reel Lawn Mower is a simple, lightweight, and very popular reel mower intended for smaller lawns and yards.
As its name suggests, American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 14-Inch 4-Blade Push Reel Lawn Mower is a manual lawn mower type, requiring no gas nor electricity, it is a lightweight, maneuverable, and a rather affordable unit that can last for years to come.
Published: June 15, 2022.
American LMC 1204-14 Push Reel Lawn Mower Features and Specifications
When the American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 reel lawn mower arrives, it must be assembled first, which can be done easily in 10-15 minutes, just be sure to follow the instructions.
American LMC 1204-14 reel lawn mower features a cutting width of 14-inches (~35.6 cm), 8.5 inches (~21.6 cm) plastic wheels, and a lightweight design of only ~19 pounds (~8.6 kg), making the unit very maneuverable around the most common lawn and yard obstacles and objects.
The unit's physical dimensions are 20 x 24 x 42.5 inches (~50.8 x 61 x 108 cm), requiring very little storage space.
American LMC 1204-14 reel lawn mower comes with 4 blades made of heat-treated alloy steel, ensuring sharpness for a very long time, even for years.
Note: If the lawn mower is hard to move, or the grass is not cut properly, check the blades and adjust them if needed (on both sides) - for the exact procedure, please check the Owner's Guide.
Cutting grass height can be adjusted from 0.5 to 1.75 inches (~1.27 - 4.5 cm) with the maximum recommended grass height of ~4 inches (~10.2 cm).
Note: To prevent the grass from overgrowing, it is recommended to use reel lawn mowers on a weekly basis.
As American LMC 1204-14 reel lawn mower mow the grass, grass clippings are left on the lawn, which shouldn't be a problem when the lawn is regularly mowed (although the use of the dethatcher and/or scarifier from time to time is recommended).
However, the American Lawn Mower Company also manufactures a grass catcher bag, model GC91416, which can be used on their 14- and 16-inch push reel mowers to catch the grass clippings.
The grass catcher bag is not available by default - it must be ordered separately.
American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 reel lawn mower comes with a 90-day limited warranty - the warranty could be longer, but if it works properly for 90 days, it will continue to work for many more days/years, just be sure not to push the handles too much, since they can bend if the grass is really too tough or the blades are not set properly.
For more reviews and recommendations, feel free to check the American Lawn Mower Company 1204-14 14-Inch 4-Blade Push Reel Lawn Mower and American Lawn Mower Company GC91416 14-Inch/16-Inch Reel Lawn Mower Grass Catcher Amazon links (links open in the new windows).