Archives for Equipment

Pros and Cons of Turf Equipment Rental

When it comes to maintaining your golf course, sports field, campus or park, having the right equipment to do the job is critical. However, purchasing and maintaining turf equipment can get very expensive and might not be an option, especially for smaller facilities. One possible alternative that can save money in the short term is renting turf equipment. There are advantages and disadvantages to turf equipment rental, and depending on your situation it might not be the best option. In order to help you decide if this is the best option, we examine the pros and cons of renting. Pros
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Five Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Used Turf Equipment

Buying used turf equipment such as mowers, sprayers and UTVs can be a great way to save money, but if you’re not careful you could end up with the turf version of a “hangar queen.” Avoiding the following mistakes when  purchasing pre-owned turf equipment will help make sure you get your money’s worth. Do Your Research Before Buying Never buy a piece of pre-owned turf equipment without doing your research first. If the maintenance records for the piece of equipment are available, review them to make sure it has been properly maintained. Also, look at photos and videos of the
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Five Reasons to use Toro myTurf Pro Fleet Management Software

Does your company have stacks of thick binders for every model and machine in your fleet? How about antiquated spreadsheets to keep track of hours, parts and maintenance costs? These fleet management tools are cumbersome and inefficient at best. Fortunately, the Toro myTurf Pro fleet management software provides a better solution if you care about your fleet, your staff’s welfare and its maintenance. Here are five benefits of enrolling in the Toro myTurf Pro management system for your business. 1. Track Operating Hours Tracking operating hours on every piece of equipment in your fleet probably takes hours of transposing figures
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Save 10% on Tines

Kenney Machinery has all the Toro tines you need for the changing seasons and your most demanding turf conditions. Now is the perfect time to stock up, because until the end of August we’re offering a 10% discount on tines if you order 30 or more at once. Contact us today to place your order!
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Outcross, Z-Master, and Dingo: 2018 is a Great Year for Toro’s Next Generation Turf Equipment Products

If it seems like Toro has moving right from one major new product launch to the next lately, there is a good reason for that. Even for a company that is known throughout the turf equipment industry for its innovation, 2018 has been an exceptional year for Toro. In fact, it might be too exceptional.  We’re worried that with all the new product announcements coming out of the Toro newsroom, you might have missed some important details. You see, the new products Toro has been putting out lately aren’t just minor tweaks to existing product lines.  They include some very
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Save 10% on Genuine Toro Blades

It’s always good to have the blades you need on hand. And now is the perfect time to stock up, because blades are an even greater value when you order more at once. Now through 5/31/2019, when you order ten or more blades from Kenney Machinery, we’ll give you 10% off your order. Contact our parts department at 317-759-5615 or send an email to parts@kmcturf.com to order your rotary mower blades today!
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Toro Z-Master 7500-D Series Begins its First Summer on the Job

Last winter, Toro introduced the Z-Master 7500-D series mowers for professional contractors.  Now, as mowing season arrives around the country, those shiny new Z-Masters are heading into action for the first time. The mowers feature Toro’s TURBO FORCE® rear discharge cutting deck and a 37 HP Yanmar diesel engine, with several operating modes that can be selected based on conditions to save fuel.  It’s all part of the Horizon® Technology intelligence system developed by Toro to increase productivity, allow for user-defined maintenance reminders, and monitor machine health. Here’s just a few of the many reasons why contractors are going to
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Five Kenney Machinery Partners You Might Not Be Aware Of

For nearly 70 years, Kenney Machinery has been a distributor for the Toro Company in a territory that includes Indiana and parts of neighboring states. We’re widely known in that capacity throughout the region, and are recognized as the Gold Standard in the area when it comes to sourcing and maintaining Toro products, including turf equipment, irrigation equipment, and construction equipment. Naturally, much of our marketing materials and educational content focus on those Toro products.  However, what many of our own customers don’t even realize is that Kenney Machinery also sells a variety of complimentary products from other manufacturers. We’ve
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Special Offer on Toro Belts

Cracked or fraying belts on your turf equipment are soon to be broken belts, and when belts break that means downtime for your equipment. Why not nip any potential problems in the bud before the busy season starts, and replace those aging belts now? As added incentive to take action, Kenney Machinery is offering 15% off when you purchase three or more Toro belts with the same part number in February.   Be proactive and contact us today to place your order and maximize uptime!
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Kenney Machinery Formally Announces Strategic Alliance with CASE Construction Equipment Dealer

In order to provide their Midwest customers with access to a wider variety of products, two of the region’s top equipment distributors—Kenney Machinery and RPM Machinery–have announced a formal strategic alliance starting in 2018. The alliance will bring together two companies with complimentary products that have a well-earned reputation as leaders in their respective industries. If you’re in the process of setting up your manufacturing premises, you can always use Elcan Industries Tolling Services while you wait. Kenney Machinery has provided professional turf maintenance equipment to municipalities, schools, sports fields, and golf courses throughout Indiana, Kentucky, and Michigan for over
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