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Classen ride-on aerator

Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by indyturf, Jan 20, 2010.

  1. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    This machine actually makes aerating fun and easy!! very good condition and does a great job. I'm selling because I started using a box truck this fall and the incline is too steep to load and unload the aerator safely.
    asking $4200.

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  2. cochino12

    cochino12 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 319

    How does the machine do while turning? I'm looking to replace a couple walk behind aerator's but I'm worried about tearing turf while turning, also getting into backyards with rock walkways. Thanks
     
  3. RodneyK

    RodneyK LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 764

    What year and how many hours?
     
  4. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    It turns great, I usually go in a circular pattern when doing a lawn. if you want to turn really sharp you have to lift the tines. no problem getting thru 36in gates and the tines lift for the walkways.
     
  5. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    I got it last Aug. was told it was new Jan 09. it has no hr meter, starts and runs great. I aerated about 20 lawns with it last fall.
     
  6. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    I got it last Aug. was told it was new Jan 09. it has no hr meter, starts and runs great. I aerated about 20 lawns with it last fall.
     
  7. rsp1961

    rsp1961 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 207

    How does it do on steep inclines/hills? Free bump.
     
  8. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    I haven't had it on anything too steep (I live in Indiana) but it did good on any hills I used it on. it has an extra set of wheels on the back that you can lower for hills.
     
  9. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,874

    bump...................................
     
  10. johnnycaker

    johnnycaker LawnSite Member
    from midwest
    Messages: 16

    What kind and hp is the motor?
     

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