The 6-blade reel is applies to most home owners due to its ability to cut a wide range of grass lengths. Ideal for lawns cut between 0.5″ – 1.5″ with a mowing frequency of 2-3 times per week. Mowing frequency is 72 cuts per meter.
The 10-blade reel is best for home owners maintaining turf below 0.5″. Another important factor is with a 10-blade reel, mowing frequency should be daily or every other day. Mowing frequency is 120 cuts per meter.