424 Lawn Aerator

Homeowners and landscapers who want a powerful aerator in a compact design need not look farther than the 424. The machine is simple to use and features a working width of nearly 18" to aerate over 20,000 square feet per hour. The 424 is easy to maneuver, while the built-in lift handles and removable front weights assist in the loading process. The clutch lever is integrated into the folding handle, and easy-to-use depth controls give precise and consistent coring depths up to 3". Available with a 4 HP Honda engine or a 5.5 HP Briggs & Stratton engine.

Aerating width: 
17.5 inch
Aerating depth: 
0-3 inch
Aerating pattern: 
4.4x7.8 inch
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Drive System

Drive System V-Belt to Jack Shaft, Roller Chain
Clutch Mechanism Spring Loaded Belt Idler


Frame Construction Welded Steel
Powder coat paint Yes


Aerating width 17.5 inch
Aerating depth 0-3 inch
Aerating pattern 4.4x7.8 inch
Detachable weights Yes


Product size, LxWxH 48x26.5x49.5 inch
Weight (less fuel/water containers) 265 lbs

Part Numbers

Article NumberArticle Description
968999380B424B (5.5 HP B&S)
968999392H424 (4 HP Honda)