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Aerator Heavy Duty, Gas

Applications :

  • Aeration is the process of removing plugs of soil from a lawn or grassy area.
  • This process relieves soil compaction allowing water & nutrients to reach the root system of your lawn.
  • Aeration also aids in leveling the lawn.

Safety :

  • Ensure that the area is free of debris that may cause damage to the tines on the machine.
  • Remember to avoid sprinkler heads if there is an underground sprinkler system in place.
  • Do not use the machine if children or pets are in the area.
  • Keep a firm grip on the handles while running the machine & use caution when starting & stopping.
  • Do not attempt to aerate steep inclines.
  • Ensure that the engine is not running while transporting, refueling or servicing the aerator.
  • Use caution when approaching fences, sidewalks etc.

Product Specs :

  • This aerator will remove a 2" to 3" depth plug from your lawn and may be adjusted by two removable weights.
  • It has a gas powered engine.
  • Approximate weight is 220 lbs.
  • This unit has a built in roller at the front of the machine that can be filled with water to add weight. This allows you to roll the lawn & aerate at the same time.

Operating Instructions :

  • Turn engine stop switch on.
  • Choke engine if required (cold start). Adjust throttle to 3/4.
  • Pull cord firmly ensuring that you have a good grip & foothold.
  • When engine fires turn the choke to the off position (if required).
  • Pull cord again to start machine and allow the engine to warm up for a few minutes.
  • Move the aerator to the desired starting location.
  • Lower the unit onto the grass using handle to raise the transport wheels
  • Engage the tines and roller drum by pulling back on the upper handle
  • Complete the pass & disengage drive belt when complete.
  • Please refer to safety instructions.

Trouble Shooting :

Unit does not start

  • Check that the fuel line is turned to the "ON" position.
  • If you are cold starting make sure the choke is closed for the initial turn over.
  • For further instruction call our store 905-727-7368