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Craftsman  9 Bushel 3 - Bin Soft Bagger for 42'' Deck Lawn Tractor

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Reg Price: $454.99
Savings: $95.00
$359.99
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Dimensions:
Overall Dimensions: 9 Bushels
Product Overview:
Number of Bins: 3-bin Bagger
General Warranty: 1 year limited
Item Weight (lbs.): 60
Fits Brands/Models: 42 in. lawn tractor deck
Assembly Required: Assembly Required
Color:
Color/Finish: Black
Collector:
Collector, Unload Method: Lift and dump

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The Craftsman Soft Bagger 9 Bushel 3 Bin Lets You Maintain a Well-Manicured Lawn

The Craftsman 3 bin soft bagger for lawn tractor easily attaches to a 42 inch deck to quickly and efficiently collect grass clippings and leaves. Plus, unlike a typical bag system, you won't need to deal with individual bags – simply fill the bins up with clippings, lift, dump and refill. This bagger completely eliminates the need for manual raking. If clippings aren't collected directly after mowing, they can build up over time, compress and prevent grass roots from receiving the right amounts of water, oxygen and nutrients.

Easy-to-empty Craftsman soft bagger 9 bushel 3 bin collects up to a massive 9 bushels of clippings for less frequent dumping. Boasting a 50% larger capacity than a standard 2-bin bagger, this 3-bin bagger offers less frequent dumping, as well as less frequent stopping so you can get the job done in half the time. The top of the bag is designed for improved airflow, which results in fuller bags. Easy-glide design with built-in handles provides no-hassle clipping disposal.

  • Built by Craftsman, this Craftsman 3 Bin Soft Bagger For 42" Lawn Tractors was built to last
  • Fits lawn tractors with a 42 in. deck
  • 50% larger capacity than a standard 2-bin bagger
  • Improved airflow results in fuller bags
  • Easy-glide design with built-in handles for easy clipping disposal
  • Collects up to 9 bushels of grass clippings, leaves and debris
  • Simple lift, dump and refill operation
  • No bag required
  • Some minimal assembly required

Added on July 26, 2010

 

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55 Reviews Write a review
40 Reviewers (73.0%) would recommend this to a friend.
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Praise8 found this helpful
Tnathe
May 28 , 2013
They must have made improvements
This review is for the 42" 3 bin, not the 42-46 hybrid. I was hesitant to buy this due to some of the bad reviews but went ahead anyway. I have to say I have zero of the problems others have had. I was amazed how easy it was to install and remove when not in use. I don't see how the bins could fall off but would note that the instructions specifically state to load from the left to the right for proper bin overlap. Yea the bins fill from left to right but when you open it, at least the overflow can be rolled into the right bin before dumping. Not going to avoid this situation with any bagger system. There are 2 different mounting instructions to the mower deck. Mine was easy, the other involves an extra plate that comes with the unit. I am just using the original blades and the bagger works fine. It should go without saying not to try and bag wet grass or yes you will have clogging problems. I am very happy with the purchase and would recommend this product to anyone.
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Toaster
Sep 11 , 2008
Love Hate relationship
I couldn't agree more with "If I had rated this a year ago..., May 19, 2008 By OneCraftyMan from Maryland ". Love it but hate the fact the left side bag falls off almost every mow. I have gotten used to knowing where it may happen now and I just move the end bag to the middle about every 1/3 of my .5 acre lot. I too was disapointed about the service I had from Sears because there was nothing they would do. Oh well, lesson learned...I do like having the baggers though.
 

Eric123456

Mountainside, NJ

May 27 , 2014
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Defective

I had the return the item because it was defective. The bag holder would not fit into the stand.


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Biker4life

Shippensburg, PA

May 5 , 2014
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Great Bagger

I don't know y people are complaining about this product if they new how to use it it would work for them I haven't had any problems with the Bagger and it's so easy to hook up.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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Callaway46

Jacksonville, FL

Apr 10 , 2014
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Outrageous

A price of $359 for formed plastic is just nuts! The gasket for the tubes running into the bagger is weak and produces blow-back. Be prepared to be the dirtiest lawn person on your block after a year or two. WAAAY overpriced!


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Sep 23 , 2013
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great job


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wfilter

Nekoosa, WI

Sep 7 , 2013
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Triple bagger

I've been using the same 3 bagger on my yard tractor for 10 years. I have to say that the earlier model was more flexible the newer version than the newer version. The newer model cover cracks way to easy. So I went back to my older model cover. It doesn't break like the newer one. I changed my bags to the mesh bags. They seem to work a lot better than the plastic bags that came with the attachment.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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tapakip

Middleboro, MA

Aug 30 , 2013
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Didn't last 1 year before arm kept falling off

Bagger worked just great at first. Then it started to fall off the side clips late in the first season I had it. Then the next season, it was so bad I had to abandon using it altogether. Everytime I try to reattach it to the side, it both barely fits, and then falls off after 2-10 minutes of normal use. Keep in mind, this is after using it without issue for the first few months, so all was attached and working just fine initially. I am not sure what changed/broke on the bagger, only that it refuses to stay attached, even with modification.


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Tnathe

Saint Cloud, MN

May 28 , 2013
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They must have made improvements

This review is for the 42" 3 bin, not the 42-46 hybrid. I was hesitant to buy this due to some of the bad reviews but went ahead anyway. I have to say I have zero of the problems others have had. I was amazed how easy it was to install and remove when not in use. I don't see how the bins could fall off but would note that the instructions specifically state to load from the left to the right for proper bin overlap. Yea the bins fill from left to right but when you open it, at least the overflow can be rolled into the right bin before dumping. Not going to avoid this situation with any bagger system. There are 2 different mounting instructions to the mower deck. Mine was easy, the other involves an extra plate that comes with the unit. I am just using the original blades and the bagger works fine. It should go without saying not to try and bag wet grass or yes you will have clogging problems. I am very happy with the purchase and would recommend this product to anyone.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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RevDennis

Greenbush, MI

Nov 16 , 2012
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Leaf clean-up

Did what it was supposed to do. Glad to have more capacity than the two bagger. Fit much better on the deck than my old one. Nothing exceptional, but nothing to complain about so far. (Except price was a little high, even on sale.) $84 for delivery is rediculous, so we had to drive 30 mi. to pick it up.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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ASeniorGuy

Spotsylvania, VA

Nov 16 , 2012
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Leaves Beware!

Easy to assemble, easy to operate, and does a great job of collecting sucked up leaves, grass and twigs. Makes Fall lawn maintenance a cinch.

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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mortstrains

Belmar, NJ

Nov 14 , 2012
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Bagger

works well, easy to install

I would recommend this product to a friend.

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