Mantis 7250-00-02 3-Speed Garden Rototiller
Mantis Garden Rototiller Description
What machine does the work of a hoe, grubber and shovel at the same time and all you have to do is hold onto it and walk behind it? There are no starting issues or loud noise and fumes – Answer: the Mantis garden rototiller. You don’t judge a book by its cover so it is a mistake to judge the effectiveness of this rototiller by its size.
It is small, weighing 21 pounds, but this makes the Mantis garden rototiller portable and maneuverable when in use. It is a three speed model so you choose between cultivating, ...
Mantis 7225-00-02 2-Cycle Garden Rototiller
Mantis Gas Garden Rototiller Description
The Mantis gas garden rototiller is the cousin to the electrical versions so this model gives a wee bit more independence from power cords. Again it is no toy – being powered by a two cycle, commercial grade gas engine it has some power for rototilling. It is easily moveable at 20 pounds and because it is only 9 inches wide is very maneuverable in tight spaces.
The starting mechanism of the Mantis gas garden rototiller is spring loaded which means the pull to start the engine is quite light: there is a push button gas primer ...
Black and Decker LGC120 Cordless Garden Rototiller
Black and Decker Garden Rototiller Description
The Black and Decker garden rototiller is really one step removed from the traditional rototiller because it is fully portable and independently powered. Because of its battery operation it is not as powerful as the rototillers that use house power supply, but its design and light weight make it a very useful garden cultivation tool. It could be termed the “Automatic Hoe” because of its design, although it can do a lot more than the simple hoe can.
The Black and Decker garden rototiller is therefore best suited for cultivating existing garden areas to remove weeds ...
Yard Machines 121R Gas Garden Rototiller
Yard Machines Gas Garden Rototiller Description
Yard Machines Gas Garden Rototiller is a one horsepower rototiller designed for smaller areas of garden with the independence of a gas powered motor to drive it.
The Yard Machines Gas Garden Rototiller is easy to assemble, mainly to do with attaching the handles. It is relatively light at thirty pounds and has large 8 inch diameter wheels so is easily mobile from shed to garden. The wheels are also an advantage when wanting to shift it about the garden.
The engine of the Yard Machines Gas Garden Rototiller is a 31 cc, two cycle, one horse ...
Sun Joe TJ600E Garden Rototiller
Sun Joe Garden Rototiller Description
With the successes in the research and development of electric motors we can now have powerful (high torque) electric motors that are both light and compact as used in the Sun Joe Garden Rototiller.
This has been a huge advantage for garden machinery where previously gas operation was your only option. Today we see highly effective garden machinery that is safely driven by electricity.
Machines like the Sun Joe garden rototiller save a lot of “blood, sweat and tears” in the garden arena. All you have to do is plug them into the power supply, turn them on ...
Earthwise TC70001 Garden Rototiller.
Earthwise Garden Rototiller Description
The Earthwise Garden Rototiller is one answer to the following question: What size powered tiller is best for the garden, a large gas powered model or a smaller more compact electric model. Well it really depends on the size of the areas you want to cultivate and the nature of the ground you want the rototiller to work in.
As an alternative to hoeing or shoveling over by hand and in confined spaces, clearly you are better off with an electric powered model that is relatively light. The Earthwise Garden Rototiller is ideal for working up such ...
Troy-Bilt TB154 Garden Rototiller
Troy-Bilt Garden Rototiller Description
The development of the Troy-Bilt Garden Rototiller has increased the choices available for tilling the garden. The two choices used to be either manually, using a hoe or digging over with a shovel, or buy or hire a gas powered rototiller. The problem was that usually the gas powered rototiller was expensive to hire, quite heavy, and not that easy to maneuver.
The Troy-Bilt garden rototillerr has come to the rescue. It is light, powerful, and runs on electricity. So all you have to do is plug it into the power and with the push of a button ...
Best Garden Rototillers Reviews
Well unfortunately judging from the various reviews we looked at the Troy-Bilt gas garden rototillerr was not high in the popularity stakes. Only 41% gave it a 5 rating and only a balance of 13% gave it a rating of 4. Interestingly, 39% gave it a rating of 1 so what is the problem?
It is unusual to find half the people finding it very good and half the people finding it very bad with no middle ground.
Garden Rototillers Reviews
The Mantis gas garden rototiller seems to be generally popular with 63% of users giving it a 5 rating and 13% giving it a rating of 4. So this means 76% appeared to be happy with their purchase, leaving a bit less than a quarter of users a bit luke warm.
This model Mantis gas garden rototiller has won the “Consumers Digest Best Buy” award so it must have something going for it. Quite often we find in these reviews that because people haven’t read the manual, or are using the product in a way that surpasses its operational ability, they blame the product and give it a poor rating. This is not always the case, obviously, but it is surprisingly common.
The Black and Decker garden rototiller is a rather specialized piece of garden equipment and popular amongst users with 87% of the people who purchased it giving it a rating of 5. So clearly the majority of users are happy with their purchase.
People who use this rototiller are generally impressed with its overall performance realizing it is not really for hard ground, although some users have put it to work in hard areas like “bald” patches in their lawns to scuff up the soil for reseeding, and found it does a good job.
Most users of the Troy-bilt Garden Rototiller were very happy with their purchase judging by the reviews we looked at. On average 83% graded it a five and 5% graded it a four meaning 88% of those who use this rototiller are happy with its performance.
The Troy-Bilt garden rototiller seems reliable and very capable of doing most tilling jobs in a garden well. There are reports of people using the rototiller for periods of 6-7 hours with breaks about every hour or so, and the rototiller didn’t miss a beat.
Best Rototillers Reviews
The Sun Joe Garden Rototiller is a popular brand of tiller with 85% of users rating it a 5 and followed by 25% rating it a 4, so 92% of people who use this tiller were happy with its performance.
Users found the assembly of the Sun Joe garden rototiller to be pretty easy and appreciated the detailed manual that has very clear instructions. Most users were surprised with the power of the tiller and those who had done a bit of research liked the wide spacing of the cutting tines. Some users made the helpful comment that it is important to use a heavy duty extension cord to reduce the risk of engine over heating – 12 gauge is good.
The Mantis garden rototiller has a large fan club which is mirrored in the ratings it is receiving. We found 67% rated it at five and 20% rated it a four, meaning 87% of the users were happy with the performance of this tiller.
Most found it easy to install, times ranging from 20-45 minutes (both male and female) and positive comments were made about the clear instructions. Users also like the fact that you could lift the Mantis garden rototiller with one hand as it was light and well balanced. A point of caution was that you must use a heavy rated extension cord of 12 gauge. This will ensure the engine will not overheat.
Well I have to say the responses from people who own a Yard Machines Gas Garden Rototiller are a bit 50:50. Of the reviews we looked at only 24% gave it a five rating and an equal number a four, meaning that less than half of the people who purchased the rototiller were happy with its performance.
I mean there were those who thought it did an OK job, although most said it was very noisy. One reviewer got a personal complaint from an irate neighbor.