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View Poll Results: Do you aerate your lawn at least once per year?
Yes 30 78.95%
No 7 18.42%
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Old 10-12-2013, 01:45 PM
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That's cool...
but as I was telling noonturfcare, the star of the show is the machine and its effects on the soil..
I totally agree. With that said a single pass with ANY of the rolling time aerators on the market both WB and the stand on simply do not open up the soil enough IMO to be a good value as far as broadcast over seeding. 2 passes with a Plugr® 800 or a Ryan 28 reciprocating will do far more in accomplishing than a lesser machines could.

Now IF a manufacturer was to make a reciprocating aerator that could keep reciprocating and move at a snail pace or go back and forth while vertically tilling ....wouldn't that be ideal....?
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