Lansdowne-Moody Tractor Equipment Glossary

Check out our glossary to learn more about some of the tractor equipment and equipment services that we provide at Landsdowne-Moody Company.

Lansdowne-Moody Company equipment and services.


Aftermarket parts

Aftermarket parts are equipment parts that are made by third party companies to be similar to their original equipment manufacturer (OEM) counterparts. Learn more here about aftermarket parts.



A backhoe is a two-limbed attachment that is tail-ended by a digging bucket. Learn more here about backhoes.

Box blade implements

A box blade implement is used to smooth, groom, and contour land. It functions as a type of plow. Learn more here about box blade implements.

Box blade tractor

Box blade tractor implements are composed of three-sided boxes which are each composed of heavy metal. Learn more here about box blade tractor implements.


Compact excavator

A compact excavator is a machine that runs on tracks and utilizes a backfill blade that operates with a boom swing. Learn more here about compact excavators.

Compact track loader

A compact track loader (CTL) is a large vehicle designed to dig and haul dirt, gravel, and other materials. Learn more here about compact track loaders.


Disc implements

Disc implements till the soil and chops up unwanted weeds for the purpose of planting crops. Learn more here about disc implements.



An excavator is a machine used to excavate earth. Its two defining components are tracks and a bucket. Learn more here about excavators.


Ferris mowers

Ferris mowers are the only full suspension unit out on today’s market. Learn more here about Ferris mowers.

Field service

With field service and on-site repairs, agriculturalists and construction workers can simplify the maintenance and repair process of large equipment. Learn more here about field service.

Financing for equipment and parts

We provide financing to make it easier for you to own the equipment you need to get your job done right. Learn more here about financing for equipment and parts.



Honda equipment

Honda equipment and parts are manufactured for both agricultural and construction purposes. Learn more here about Honda equipment.


In-store equipment service and repair

Lansdowne-Moody Company provides in-store equipment service and repair for all the types of equipment that we sell. Learn more here about our in-store equipment service and repair.




From farms and construction projects to landscaping jobs, Kubota has it covered. Learn more here about Kubota.


Lawn mowers

Lawn mowers range from small garden implements to models equipped for quick and powerful coverage of large tracts of land. Learn more here about lawn mowers.


Mini excavator

A multi-purpose tool, the mini excavator can perform a multitude of gardening, agricultural, construction, and yard work tasks. Learn more here about mini excavators.


New Holland

New Holland is a brand that creates a wide range of machinery for construction and agricultural workers. Learn more here about New Holland.


OEM parts

OEM parts are equipment parts that are made by a subcontractor that is designated by an equipment manufacturer. Learn more here about OEM parts.


Parts department

Lansdowne-Moody Company has an extensive parts department that consists of a wide array of OEM and aftermarket parts. Learn more here about the Lansdowne-Moody parts department.



Rental equipment

Lansdowne-Moody Company provides rental equipment to the Houston area. We rent Kubota, New Holland, Ferris, Scag, and more. Learn more here about Lansdowne-Moody rental equipment.

Rotary cutters (brush hogs)

Rotary cutters are comprised of sturdy blades that move in a circular motion in order to cut brush, weeds, thick grass, and small trees. They are also commonly known as “brush hogs.” Learn more here about rotary cutters.


Scag mowers

Scag mowers are quality lawn equipment that works effectively for both commercial and personal lawn care. Learn more here about Scag mowers.

Skidsteer loader

A skidsteer loader consists of a small, engine-powered steel frame and two lift arms. Learn more here about skidsteer loaders.


Tiller implement

Tiller implements work to break up and stir soil in order to aerate the soil for planting or to destroy weeds. Learn more here about tiller implements.


The tractor has evolved from steel-wheeled, furnace-powered implements into diesel-powered, hydraulic-driven, and rubber-wheeled agriculture centerpieces. Learn more here about tractors.


Utility vehicle

Utility vehicles are built to combine the versatility of small tractors, the ease of all-terrain vehicles, and the utility of small trucks. Learn more here about utility vehicles.



Wheel loader

Wheel loaders can move more dirt faster than any other piece of excavation equipment and are invaluable in the world of excavation. Learn more here about wheel loaders.




Zero turn mower

A zero turn mower is a lawn mower with a zero turning radius. These mowers rotate on their own axis, which ensures a smooth ride. Learn more here about zero turn mowers.



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