Our 10 best blades for 54 inch cub cadet Buy in 2022

We all know how important it is to have a good set of blades for our lawn mowers. But with so many different types and brands of blades on the market, it can be hard to know which ones are the best for our lawns. That’s why we’ve done the research for you and put together this comprehensive guide to the best blades for 54 inch Cub Cadet lawn mowers.

Whether you’re looking for blades that will give you a perfect cut every time, or you’re more concerned with longevity and durability, we’ve got you covered. We’ve also included a buyer’s guide to help you choose the right blades for your lawn mower, as well as a FAQ section to answer all of your burning questions about blades.

So, what are you waiting for? Read on to find the best blades for your 54 inch Cub Cadet lawn mower.

Place Image Product Information Score
1 8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Mower Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT S54 742-0677 942-0677 Toro 112-0931 3 Pack TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Mower Blade for MTD by TEN
9.6
2 6PK Oregon 98-072 Blades for 54' MTD 742-0677 Cub Cadet 942-0677 Sears PK Oregon - Blades for MTD - by PK
9.8
3 MaxPower 561541B 3 Blade Set for 54 in. Cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt Mowers, Replaces OEM #'s 742-0677B, 7420677, 942-0677, 942-0677A, Black MaxPower B Blade Set for in Cut by MaxPower
9
4 CUB CADET 02005018P-X Xtreme High-Lift Blades 3-Pack 54' Decks Pro Z 100 500 Z-Force LX54 SZ54 Lawn Mowers CUB CADET P-X Xtreme High-Lift Blades -Pack by CUB
9.5
5 8TEN LawnRAZOR Mower Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT Troy Bilt 942-05056A 942-05056 3 Pack (Medium Lift) TEN LawnRAZOR Mower Blade for MTD inch by TEN
8.9
6 CUB CADET 490-110-C179 Xtreme Mulching Blade Set 54' Deck RZT LX SX XT1 XT2 ZT1 CUB CADET - -C Xtreme Mulching Blade by CUB
9.1
7 8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade Set for MTD 942-0677B Cub Cadet 942-0677A 742-0677A RZT54 RZT 54 inch Deck 3 Pack TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade Set for MTD by TEN
9.8
8 3PK Oregon 598-672 G5 Gator Blades for 54' Cub Cadet 742-0677, 942-0677 PK Oregon - G Gator Blades for by PK
9.5
9 Maxpower 561549B 3-Blade Set for 54' Cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt Replaces 742-3013, 759-3820, 759-3841, Black Maxpower B -Blade Set for Cut MTD by Maxpower
9.2
10 8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT S54 742-0677 942-0677 Toro 112-0931 6 Pack TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade for MTD inch by TEN
8.9

15 best blades for 54 inch cub cadet Reviews

SaleBestseller No. 1

8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Mower Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT S54 742-0677 942-0677 Toro 112-0931 3 Pack

Popularity Score 8.9
Quality Score 9.2
Sentiment Score 9.2

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part: Cub Cadet, MTD 742-0677, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677A, 942-0677B, Toro 112-0931
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet GT1054, GT1554, GTX1054, LGT1054, LGTX1054, RZT-L54KH
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet RZT-L54KW, RZT-S54, RZT54, RZT54KW, SLT1554, SLTX1054, SLTX1054VT
  • Compatible with: MTD ZT54, SLT-5400, GT-954, GT-954H, GT2754KH, PGT9000, ZTL8000, Z6600; Toro GT2300
  • Blade Length: 18 1/2", Blade Width: 3", 6-Point Star Center Hole

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 3
Width 39
Length 22
Weight 92.4
Bestseller No. 2

6PK Oregon 98-072 Blades for 54" MTD 742-0677 Cub Cadet 942-0677 Sears

Popularity Score 8.9
Quality Score 9.6
Sentiment Score 9.8

Highlighted Features

  • Blade Width - 3.00"
  • Blade Thickness - 0.203"
  • Blade Length - 18-1/2"
  • Center Hole Size - 5/8" 6 pt. star
  • Air Lift - 1-1/4"

Additional Info :

Brand PK
Color Off-white
Item Dimensions
Height 8
Width 27
Length 32
Weight 48.56
SaleBestseller No. 3

MaxPower 561541B 3 Blade Set for 54 in. Cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt Mowers, Replaces OEM #'s 742-0677B, 7420677, 942-0677, 942-0677A, Black

Popularity Score 9.7
Quality Score 9.3
Sentiment Score 8.9

Highlighted Features

  • Includes 3 blades or many 54 in. cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt mowers
  • Replaces OEM #'s 742-0677A, 742-0677B, 942-0677A and 942-0677B
  • Each blade measures 18-1/2 in. L and 3 in. W
  • 6 point star center hole
  • Check your owner's manual to verify that the OEM number of the blade being replaced matches one of the OEM numbers provided for this item.

Additional Info :

Brand MaxPower
Color Grey
Item Dimensions
Height 11
Width 25
Length 24
Weight 14.75
Bestseller No. 4

CUB CADET 02005018P-X Xtreme High-Lift Blades 3-Pack 54" Decks Pro Z 100 500 Z-Force LX54 SZ54 Lawn Mowers

Popularity Score 9.8
Quality Score 9.3
Sentiment Score 9.1

Highlighted Features

  • Genuine CUB CADET Product, OEM Part Number: 02005018P-X, Replaces: 02005018-X, 742-04416-X, 942-04416-X
  • Fits CUB CADET: GTX2154 Tractor; PRO HW 300 354, PRO X 600 KW 654, PRO Z 100 EFI 154-L, PRO Z 100 EFI 154-S, PRO Z 500 EFI 554-L, PRO Z 500 KW 554-L, PRO Z 500 KW 554-S; Tank LZ-54KW, Tank SZ-54KW; Ultima ZTX6-54KW FAB
  • Fits CUB CADET: Z-Force L54, Z-Force L54KH, Z-Force L54KH FAB, Z-Force LX54KW, Z-Force LX54KW FAB, Z-Force LZ54, Z-Force S54KH FAB, Z-Force SX54KW, Z-Force SX54KW FAB, Z-Force SZ54, Z-Force SZ54FAB, Z-Force SZ54KH FAB
  • For 54" decks

Additional Info :

Brand CUB
Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 17
Width 38
Length 28
Weight 35.72
Bestseller No. 5

8TEN LawnRAZOR Mower Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT Troy Bilt 942-05056A 942-05056 3 Pack (Medium Lift)

Popularity Score 9.8
Quality Score 9.5
Sentiment Score 9.5

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: Cub Cadet, MTD, Troy Bilt 742-05056A, 942-05056, 942-05056A
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet RZT-L54 KW, RZT-L54 KH, RZT-LX 54 KW, RZT-S54, RZT-SX 54 KW, XT1-GT54
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet XT1-LT54, XT1-ST54, XT1-ST54 KH, XT2-GX54, XT2-LX54, XT2-ST54, ZT1-54 KH, ZT2-54 KW
  • Compatible with: MTD T8400, G8400, Z6600, CGT5426, CSLT5424, ZT-L54 KH, ZT-S54 KH
  • Compatible with: Troy Bilt TB2454, Super Bronco, Mustang XP

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color White
Item Dimensions
Height 6
Width 32
Length 41
Weight 58.28
Bestseller No. 6

CUB CADET 490-110-C179 Xtreme Mulching Blade Set 54" Deck RZT LX SX XT1 XT2 ZT1

Popularity Score 9.1
Quality Score 9.1
Sentiment Score 9.6

Highlighted Features

  • Genuine OEM CUB CADET Part Number 490-110-C179 Replaces Prior MPN 942-05056-X 742P05056-X 742-05056-X
  • FITS MODELS: 54" XTREME MULCH KIT, RZT-L54, RZT-L54 FAB, RZT-LX 54 FAB, RZT-S 54, RZT-S 54 FAB, RZT-SX 54 FAB, XT1-GT54 FAB, XT1-LT54, XT1-LT54 FAB, XT1-ST54 FAB, XT2-GX54 FAB, XT2-LX54, XT2-LX54 FAB
  • ALSO FITS: XT2-ST54 FAB, ZT1-54 FAB ULTIMA, ZT2-54 FAB ULTIMA

Additional Info :

Brand CUB
Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 11
Width 36
Length 24
Weight 12.94
SaleBestseller No. 7

8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade Set for MTD 942-0677B Cub Cadet 942-0677A 742-0677A RZT54 RZT 54 inch Deck 3 Pack

Popularity Score 9.6
Quality Score 9.2
Sentiment Score 9.3

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: Cub Cadet 742-0677, 742-0677A, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677B, MTD 490-110-M117, 742-0677, 742-0677A, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677A, 942-0677B, Toro 112-0931, 98024
  • Compatible with Models: Cub Cadet: SLT1554, GT1054, GT1554, GTX1054, LGT1054, LGTX1054, RZT-L54KH, RZT-L54KW, RZT-S54, RZT54, RZT54KW, SLTX1054, SLTX1054VT with 54" Mower Decks
  • Compatible with: MTD: SLT-5400, GT-954, GT-954H, ZTL8000, ZTL8000, ZT54, PGT9000 with 54" Deck
  • Compatible with: Toro: GT2300 54" Mower Decks
  • Blade Length: 18 5/16", Blade Width: 3", 3/16 Center Hole

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 15
Width 21
Length 44
Weight 78.61
Bestseller No. 8

3PK Oregon 598-672 G5 Gator Blades for 54" Cub Cadet 742-0677, 942-0677

Popularity Score 8.9
Quality Score 9.8
Sentiment Score 9.6

Highlighted Features

  • Blade Width - 3.00"
  • Thickness - 0.203"
  • Blade Length - 18-1/2"
  • Center Hole Size - 5/8" 6 pt. star
  • Air Lift - 1"

Additional Info :

Brand PK
Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 13
Width 35
Length 27
Weight 43.93
Bestseller No. 9

Maxpower 561549B 3-Blade Set for 54" Cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt Replaces 742-3013, 759-3820, 759-3841, Black

Popularity Score 8.9
Quality Score 9.6
Sentiment Score 9.2

Highlighted Features

  • Includes 3 blades for many 54 in. cut MTD, Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt mowers
  • Replaces OEM #'s 742-3013, 759-3820, 759-3841, Windsor 50-2336
  • Each blade measures 18-1/2 in. L and 3 in. W
  • 3/4 in. center hole diameter
  • Manufactured to meet or exceed all OEM specifications

Additional Info :

Brand Maxpower
Color Grey
Item Dimensions
Height 4
Width 40
Length 36
Weight 15.65
Bestseller No. 10

8TEN LawnRAZOR Mulching Blade for MTD 54 inch Deck Cub Cadet RZT S54 742-0677 942-0677 Toro 112-0931 6 Pack

Popularity Score 9.2
Quality Score 9
Sentiment Score 8.9

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part: Cub Cadet, MTD 742-0677, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677A, 942-0677B, Toro 112-0931
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet GT1054, GT1554, GTX1054, LGT1054, LGTX1054, RZT-L54KH
  • Compatible with: Cub Cadet RZT-L54KW, RZT-S54, RZT54, RZT54KW, SLT1554, SLTX1054, SLTX1054VT
  • Compatible with: MTD ZT54, SLT-5400, GT-954, GT-954H, GT2754KH, PGT9000, ZTL8000, Z6600; Toro GT2300
  • Blade Length: 18 1/2", Blade Width: 3", 6-Point Star Center Hole

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 5
Width 36
Length 27
Weight 36.26
SaleBestseller No. 11

8TEN LawnRAZOR High Lift Blade for Cub Cadet 54 inch Deck GTX2154 Z-Force L54 S54 942-04416 02005018 01005337 3 Pack

Popularity Score 9.5
Quality Score 9.7
Sentiment Score 9.4

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: Cub Cadet 01005337, 01005337P, 02005018, 1005337, 2005018, 942-04416
  • Compatible with Models: Cub Cadet: Enforcer 54, GTX2154, GTX2154LE, HF1954, M54-HN, M54-KH, M54-KW, Tank LZ-54, Z-Force 54, Z-Force Pro 54-KH, Z-Force S 54, Z-Force S 54-KH, PRO HW 300, PRO Z 100 EFI,
  • Improved Cutting Consistency
  • Blade Length: 19 1/8", Blade Width: 3"
  • 3/4 Center Hole

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 15
Width 34
Length 43
Weight 90.27
Bestseller No. 12

ILONPA Toothed Mulching Mower Blade for Cub Cadet RZT S54 742-0677 942-0677 942-0677-X Toro 112-0931 54" Deck

Popularity Score 9
Quality Score 9.1
Sentiment Score 9.1

Highlighted Features

  • Blades Set Replaces Cub Cadet 742-0677, 942-0677A, MTD 742-0677, 742-0677A, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677A, 942-0677B, 942-0677-X, Toro 112-0931, 98024
  • Fits Cub Cadet: GT1054, GT1554, GTX1054, LGT1054, LGTX1054, RZT-L54KH, RZT-L54KW, RZT-S54, RZT54, RZT54KW, SLT1554, SLTX1054, SLTX1054VT with 54" Mower Decks
  • Fits MTD: 14AZ814K401, 14AZ814K701, 14AP805K730, 13AP625K730, ZT54, SLT-5400, 14AA815K004, GT-954, 14AA945K004, 14AK945K004, 14AK94GK897, 14AQ816H597, 14AQ816K597, GT-954H, 14AQ81GK897
  • Fits Toro: GT2300 54" Mower Decks
  • Blade Length: 18 1/2", Blade Width: 3", Blade Thickness: 0.157", 6-Point Star Center Hole

Additional Info :

Brand ILONPA
Color Off-white
Item Dimensions
Height 19
Width 41
Length 29
Weight 79.3
Bestseller No. 13

Oregon 6PK 98-072 Blades Compatible with Cub Cadet GT1054 GTX1054 GT1554 with 54" Deck 942-0677B 742-0677 942-0677 742-0677A 942-0677A

Popularity Score 9.3
Quality Score 9.3
Sentiment Score 9.4

Highlighted Features

  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: 742-0677, 742-0677A, 742-0677B, 942-0677, 942-0677B, OCC-742-0677, OEM-742-0677
  • Compatible with Cub Cadet Models: 54" lawn tractors, 13WR92AK009, 2006 and newer; GT1054; 14WZ94AK010, 2011 and newer; GT1554; 14AK13BK010; 14AK13BK056; 14AK13BK256; 14AK13BK009; 14AK13CK010; GT1554VT; 14VR13CK010; 14VR13CK009; GTX1054; 14AK94AK010; 14WK94AK010
  • Length: 18 1/2", Center Hole: 6 pt. star, Outer Hole: 5/16", Center To Center: 2 1/2", Width: 3", Thickness: .203"
  • Specially designed: to replace 6 pt. star center hole. ***
  • Replaces Numerous other Brands and Models. See description below

Additional Info :

Brand Oregon
Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 17
Width 22
Length 40
Weight 92.25
Bestseller No. 14

Set of 3, Made in USA Rotary Blades to Replace MTD 742-0677, 942-0677 Blades, 54" Decks.

Popularity Score 9.8
Quality Score 9.5
Sentiment Score 9.1

Highlighted Features

  • This part is compatible with models including; PGT9000,14AK94AK010,247289841,247289840,247289842,14AZ809H063,13WZ92AK056,14AP805K730,17ARCACK099,RZT SERIES,14AW94PK099,14AZ809K063,14AT809H766,247289830,17AC2ACG055,247204150,13AK92AK056,17AI2ACK056,14AZ809K766,767332,17WI2ACK056,247250610,SLTX1054,17AF2ACK099,17AF2ACP001
  • This is a manufacturer substitution. Part may differ in appearance but is a functional equivalent to prior parts including; 742-0677,942-0677B
  • Genuine Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) part. Compatible Brands: Troybilt,Mtd
  • Perfect for replacements or repairs!

Additional Info :

Brand Set
Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 2
Width 38
Length 28
Weight 90.7
Bestseller No. 15

8TEN Spindle Medium-Lift Blade Kit for MTD Cub Cadet 54 inch Deck RZT L54 S54 LX54 GT54 SX54 G8400 G8600 T310

Popularity Score 9.7
Quality Score 9.2
Sentiment Score 9.7

Highlighted Features

  • Spindle Replaces OEM Part Numbers Compatible With Cub Cadet 618-06978, 918-06978, MTD 618-06978, 918-06978
  • Blade Replaces OEM Part Numbers Compatible With Cub Cadet 942-05056, 942-05056A, MTD 742-05056A, 942-05056, 942-05056A
  • For Cub Cadet: RZT-L54KH, RZT-L54KW, RZT-LX54KW, RZT-S54, RZT-S54KH, RZT-S54KW, RZT-SX54KW, XT1-GT54, XT1-GT54KH, XT1-ST54KH, XT2-GX54, XT2-GX54KH, XT2-ST54, ZT1-54KH, ZT2-54KW with 54" Mower Decks
  • For MTD: CGT5426, CSLT5424, G8400, G8600, SZ2454, T310, T8400, Z560, Z6600, Z6900, ZT-L54KH, ZT-S54KH with 54" Mower Decks
  • Blade Length: 18 11/16", Blade Width: 2 3/8", 6-Point Star Center Hole, Spindle Specs: Height 6 1/2"

Additional Info :

Brand TEN
Color Off-white
Item Dimensions
Height 17
Width 35
Length 38
Weight 84.17

Things to Consider Before Buying the blades for 54 inch cub cadet:

When shopping for the best blades for your 54” Cub Cadet lawn mower, there are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind. First, consider the type of blades you need. There are standard blades, which are fine for most lawns, and mulching blades, which are designed to chop up grass clippings into fine pieces that can be used as fertilizer.

Next, think about the material the blades are made from. Stainless steel blades are the most durable and resistant to rust, but they’re also the most expensive. Carbon steel blades are a cheaper option, but they’re more likely to rust over time.

Finally, pay attention to the blade’s length and width. The longer and wider the blade, the more area it can cover with each pass. This is especially important if you have a large lawn.

Keep these factors in mind when shopping for blades for your 54” Cub Cadet lawn mower, and you’ll be sure to find the perfect set for your needs.

Conclusion

The Cub Cadet 54” deck is a mid-size mower that is perfect for homeowners with medium to large yards. This Cub Cadet mower is powered by a 23 HP Kohler V-Twin OHV engine and has a hydrostatic transmission. The Cub Cadet 54” deck comes with 2 blade options. You can choose the standard blade which is best for general mowing, or the high lift blade which is best for bagging.

If you are looking for the best blades for your Cub Cadet 54” deck, we recommend the MaxPower 561545B Blade Set. This blade set includes 2 high lift blades that are made from heat treated steel for durability. The MaxPower 561545B Blade Set is also affordably priced and will fit all Cub Cadet 54” decks.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.