How to Sharpen Rear Tine Tillers?

Answer Preparing the soil for a new garden is back-breaking work that can be made easier by using a rototiller. The tines on most newer rototillers, whether front-mounted or rear-mounted, are self-sharpen... Read More »

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What's the best rated rear tine tiller?

Peter,Very good question. I have used a number of different brand and variations in my line of work (landscaping) and I find rear-tine tillers are safer and much more easy to control. I strongly re... Read More »

How to Lower the Depth of a Toro Rear Tine Tiller?

Although Toro no longer manufacturers rear-tine tillers, there are still plenty of them in use today. One way to prevent undue wear and tear on the Toro tiller is to begin tilling at a shallow dept... Read More »

How much hp does a 208cc Troy-Bilt rear tine garden tiller engine have?

This is a good question and nobody knows for sure. A 5 HP Briggs engine is 160 cc so by ration the 208 cc engine would be rated at 6.5 HP. However, their are no Nebraska Tractor Tests made on small... Read More »

How to Replace the Chain Drive on a Craftsman Rear Tine Rototiller Model 917.293201?

The chain drive on the Craftsman rear tine rototiller model 917.293201 is used to ensure the operation of the tiller's tines in tandem with the operation of the motor. A failing chain drive will re... Read More »