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Allett Kensington 14K Cylinder Lawnmower

£1,039.00inc vat£1,179.00

  • Availability: In Stock
  • Estimated Dispatch: 1 - 2 working days
  • Manufacturer: Allett
  • Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland

The Kensington 14K cylinder mower is precision engineered for keen home gardeners seeking to achieve a professional finish on medium to large lawns.

Optional Extras:

  • Lawnmower Starter Kit
    Purchase a lawnmower starter kit with your new petrol lawnmower for some useful extras to help your lawnmower perform better for longer. Available in two varieties (one for Honda engines, and one for Briggs and Stratton engines).
    £14.99-£15.99 Select options
  • Allett 14-inch QC Aerator Cassette
    This aerator cassette slits the soil to allow air and water to the roots of your lawn. It will also prune the roots, causing vigorous growth and activity. Fits the Kensington 14K.
    £139.00 £125.00
  • Allett 14-inch QC Verticut Cassette
    The thin and closely spaced tines of the Verticut Cassette help remove unwanted lateral growth and moss. Encourage your grass to tiller and create a dense, more regimented sward.
    £259.00 £239.00
  • Allett 14-inch QC De-thatcher Cassette
    Easily remove dense thatch using this dethatcher cassette. The thick, wider spaced tines penetrate the soil to a depth of 6mm.
    £160.00 £149.00
  • Allett 14-inch QC Grooming Lawn Brush Cassette
    Clear general surface debris, renovate seed material or work in a top dressing using this highly versatile lawn brush cassette.
    £159.00 £145.00
  • Allett 14-inch QC Lawn Scarifier Cassette
    Available for machines in the Kensington and Classic ranges, Scarifying Cassettes can be quickly slotted in place of the original five- or six-blade cutting unit to convert your mower into a powered rake for the removal of moss and litter from your lawn.
    £145.00 £139.00
  • Allett 14-inch QC 10-Blade Cylinder Cassette
    Upgrade any Allett Kensington petrol cylinder mower with a Ten-blade Cutting Unit. Simply slot into place for an even more precise finish.
    £198.00 £185.00

Product Description

With almost fifty years of experience in the design and manufacture of walk-behind cylinder lawnmowers and a reputation for quality with which few can compete, Allett’s range of Kensington petrol mowers, including the 14K, 17K and 20K, are precision engineered to meet the needs of keen home gardeners seeking to achieve a professional-quality finish on medium to large lawns.

The Kensington 14K, with a cutting width of 35cm, is ideally suited for the maintenance of lawns up to 150 square metres in size. It employs a six-blade “Quick Cartridge” cutting cylinder to produce a scissor-like action which cuts grass cleanly and efficiently at a rate of approximately 79 cuts per metre. The cutting height can be set with precision to between 6mm and 32mm via a stepless micro-adjust knob, and the robust front and rear rollers combine to produce an even finish and an attractive stripe effect. The 14K’s cutting cylinder and self-drive system are powered by a 98cc Kawasaki four-stroke petrol engine with a 1.6 litre fuel tank, and operated via a throttle lever and a twin-split bale bar for separate cutting cylinder and rear roller control which allows for the blades to be disengaged without having to stop the engine.

All of the petrol mowers in Allett’s Kensington range can be quickly and easily fitted with either a scarifier cartridge or a ten-blade cutting cylinder (available separately) in place of the standard six-blade unit. The scarifier allows the 14K to be used for the removal of vegetable matter and detritus from turf during the spring and autumn months, while the ten-blade cutting unit increases the clip rate to around 131 cuts per metre and offers a finer finish.

Manufactured in Britain, the 14K also comes with Allett’s two-year warranty on parts and labour, further enhancing the machine’s already impressive durability and longevity. Allett’s Kensington 14K is therefore perfect for the discriminating gardener seeking to achieve a pristine finish on their lawn.

Product Features

• Six-blade "Quick Cartridge" cutting cylinder (optional ten-blade and scarifier units available separately)
• Front (zinc plated steel) and rear (single-section steel with rolled edges and geared differential drive) rollers, offering stability and assuring a high quality striped finish
• 35cm/14 inch cutting width, allowing for precision and manoeuvrability
• 98cc Kawasaki easy-start unleaded petrol engine, operated via dual bale bar and throttle lever
• Variable cutting height (6mm-32mm) controlled via micro-adjust knob 
• Adjustable folding handlebars with three height positions for convenience and storage
• Easy access, impact resistant 52 litre polypropylene grassbox for improved performance, and adjustable grass rake for removing thatch/moss and lifting grass

Technical Specifications

Engine/motor:98cc Kawasaki OHV 
Power source:Unleaded Petrol 
Starting method:Recoil  
Deck material:Steel  
Cutting system:6-blade cylinder 
Cutting width:35cm  
Cutting height:6mm - 32mm 
Blade-brake clutch:N/a  
Collection bag:Polypropylene 
Mulching function:N/a  
Rear roller:Yes  
Drive system:Self-propelled 
Weight: 45kg  
Warranty: 2 year parts / 2 year labour
Weight42 kg
About Allett
Allett is a wholly British-owned company (as British as queuing for a cup of tea or eating fish and chips while standing on a rainy beach) with a longstanding tradition in the design and manufacture of precision, single-cylinder, walk-behind mowers. Founded by Reg Allett almost half a century ago, Allett has since become a byword for a finely mown lawn across the UK, Ireland and continental Europe, and the distinctive black, silver and gold livery of Allett machines is recognised throughout the world. In fact, if you have ever stopped to admire the crisp, luxurious, striped finish on the ornamental lawn of an old country estate there is a good chance that one of Allett’s high quality cylinder lawnmowers was used to achieve it.

Allett’s cylinder mowers cut using a series of sharp rotating blades rather than a basic rotary blade. The cutting cylinder traps blades of grass between its spinning blades and cuts with a clean, scissor-like action, producing a crisp cut which heals more quickly for a healthier lawn. Thus, as well as the iconic stripe effect, cylinder mowers also ensure the most pristine finish possible, making them perfect for maintaining golf and bowling greens, sports stadiums, cricket wickets and outfields as well as public and private parks and gardens.

This has led to Allett machines being adopted by professional groundskeepers in all walks of life, including at many leading rugby and football clubs, country cricket clubs and the All England Club, Wimbledon. In addition to this, Allett has also been bestowed with the honour of being chosen by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission to supply mowers for the upkeep of its immaculate cemeteries around the world.

More recently, Allett acquired the design and manufacturing rights for the former Atco and Suffolk Punch branded petrol and electric pedestrian cylinder mowers. These now form the basis for Allett’s Classic and Expert mowers, providing an even more extensive range of both domestic and semi-professional machines from which to choose. Thus, whatever your particular requirements, if you need to achieve a truly flawless striped finish on your lawn there is almost certainly an Allett machine ideal for you.

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