Most Popular Tillers!

Mantis (Hardcover)
Mantis (Hardcover)
Sale Price: 27.74 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
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Las mantis religiosas / The Praying Mantis (Hardcover)
Las mantis religiosas / The Praying Mantis (Hardcover)
Sale Price: 27.13 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
Provides information about praying mantises, among the world's largest insects, including their life cycle, their t ... Read More ...
Sun Joe Tiller Joe Electric Garden Tiller/ Cultivator
Sun Joe Tiller Joe Electric Garden Tiller/ Cultivator
Sale Price: 145.99 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
Sun Joe Tiller holds the power found in a gas tiller with the convenience of electric power. This convenient electric ti ... Read More ...
Lewis Tools TNT4 Twist Tiller
Lewis Tools TNT4 Twist Tiller
Sale Price: 43.99 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
This Lewis Tools twist tiller is lightweight and gets those hard to reach places around the garden. This gardening tool ... Read More ...
Mantis Eagle Ladies Bicycle
Mantis Eagle Ladies Bicycle
Sale Price: 136.99 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
The Mantis eagle ladies's 26-inch bicycle is perfect for all your on and off road adventures. The bike's frame ... Read More ...

Rear Tine Rototiller

Troy Bilt Super Bronco Rear Tine Tiller - 16in. Tilling Width, 208cc Powermore Engine, Model# 21D-65M8766
Troy Bilt Super Bronco Rear Tine Tiller - 16in. Tilling Width, 208cc Powermore Engine, Model# 21D-65M8766
Sale Price: 749.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The Troy Bilt Super Bronco Rear Tine Tiller gives you features normally found on large tillers, like Just One Hand® o ... Read More ...
Husqvarna Rear Tine Tiller - 14in. Tilling Width, 208cc Briggs & Stratton Engine, Model# CRT900-CA
Husqvarna Rear Tine Tiller - 14in. Tilling Width, 208cc Briggs & Stratton Engine, Model# CRT900-CA
Sale Price: 599.95 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This Husqvarna Rear Tine Tiller is ideal for homeowners preparing large flowerbeds and vegetable gardens. Its 12in. dia. ... Read More ...
Husqvarna Rear Tine Tiller - 17in. Tilling Width, 208cc Briggs & Stratton Engine, Model# DRT900CARB
Husqvarna Rear Tine Tiller - 17in. Tilling Width, 208cc Briggs & Stratton Engine, Model# DRT900CARB
Sale Price: 799.95 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This powerful tiller has 13in. dia. dual-rotating tines and power forward and reverse drive for easy use, control and tr ... Read More ...
Troy-Bilt Vertical Tine Tiller - 208cc MTD Engine, 16in. Working Width, Model# 21A-70M8766
Troy-Bilt Vertical Tine Tiller - 208cc MTD Engine, 16in. Working Width, Model# 21A-70M8766
Sale Price: 899.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This Troy-Bilt Vertical Tine Tiller does not leave an untilled center strip, thanks to its overlapping tines. It saves t ... Read More ...
Troy-Bilt Front Tine Tiller - 24in. Working Width, 208cc Powermore OHV Engine, Model# 21B-34M8766
Troy-Bilt Front Tine Tiller - 24in. Working Width, 208cc Powermore OHV Engine, Model# 21B-34M8766
Sale Price: 429.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This Troy-Bilt Front Tine Tiller is perfect for preparing flower beds, weeding small areas and mixing in fertilizer and ... Read More ...
King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller - 72in.W, Model# RTG-72
King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller - 72in.W, Model# RTG-72
Sale Price: 2299.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This 72in. King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller is an all gear-driven tiller featuring a heavy-duty, reinf ... Read More ...
King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller - 60in.W, Model# RTG-60
King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller - 60in.W, Model# RTG-60
Sale Price: 2099.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This 60in. King Kutter Gear-Driven Reverse Tine Rotary Tiller is an all gear-driven tiller featuring a heavy-duty, reinf ... Read More ...
Breez R2 Propane Tiller - Model# 21046
Breez R2 Propane Tiller - Model# 21046
Sale Price: 399.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The Breez R2 Propane Tiller allows you to enjoy the convenience of propane fuel in a powerful tiller. There's no gasolin ... Read More ...
AAVIX AGT307 10 Amp Electric Tiller/Cultivator
AAVIX AGT307 10 Amp Electric Tiller/Cultivator
Sale Price: 124.99 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
The cultivator will perform an excellent job of turning up the soil as you prepare to plant. It is well designed with gr ... Read More ...
Sun Joe Tiller Joe 16-inch 12-AMP Electric Garden Tiller Cultivator
Sun Joe Tiller Joe 16-inch 12-AMP Electric Garden Tiller Cultivator
Sale Price: 139.92 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
The dirty little secret of great gardens. Introducing a greener, cleaner way to get dirty with the Sun Joe Tiller Joe TJ ... Read More ...
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 4ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-48
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 4ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-48
Sale Price: 1599.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
King Kutter gear-driven rotary tillers are designed to perform with cast iron gear boxes and square tube frame. With 6 t ... Read More ...
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 5ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-60-Y
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 5ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-60-Y
Sale Price: 1799.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller is designed to perform with cast iron gear box and square tube frame. With 6 tines ... Read More ...
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 6ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-72-Y
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tiller - 6ft. Tiller Width, Model# TG-72-Y
Sale Price: 2099.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
King Kutter Gear-Driven Rotary Tillers are designed to perform with its cast iron gear box and square tube frame. With 6 ... Read More ...
Field Tuff Tow-Behind Tiller - 36in. Width, Model# ATV-3665
Field Tuff Tow-Behind Tiller - 36in. Width, Model# ATV-3665
Sale Price: 1199.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
This Field Tuff Tow-Behind Tiller has 24 12in. hardened steel tines for tilling compacted soil, with a manual lever for ... Read More ...
NorTrac 3-Pt. Rotary Tiller - 63In.L, 32 Blades
NorTrac 3-Pt. Rotary Tiller - 63In.L, 32 Blades
Sale Price: 1299.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The NorTrac® 3-pt. rotary tiller turns up hard ground quickly and easily. Middle gearbox driving system makes working ... Read More ...
Earthwise's TC70001 8.5-Amp Electric Tiller and Cultivator
Earthwise's TC70001 8.5-Amp Electric Tiller and Cultivator
Sale Price: 122.99 USD
Seller: Overstock.com
Earthwise's TC70001 8.5 Amp Electric Tiller and Cultivator featuresfour steel angled tines will dig up to 8.5 inche ... Read More ...
Troy-Bilt Horse Tiller - 20in. Tilling Width, 306cc Briggs & Stratton Powerbuilt Engine, Model# 21A-682T766
Troy-Bilt Horse Tiller - 20in. Tilling Width, 306cc Briggs & Stratton Powerbuilt Engine, Model# 21A-682T766
Sale Price: 1999.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The Troy-Bilt Horse Tiller is a true workhorse. This versatile tiller is designed for gardens larger than 2500 square fe ... Read More ...
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 63in.W, Category 1
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 63in.W, Category 1
Sale Price: 1299.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The NorTrac® 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller turns up hard ground quickly and easily, using a middle gearbox driving system f ... Read More ...
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 49in.W, Category 1
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 49in.W, Category 1
Sale Price: 999.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The NorTrac® 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller turns up hard ground quickly and easily, using a middle gearbox driving system f ... Read More ...
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 71in.W, Category 1
NorTrac 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller - 71in.W, Category 1
Sale Price: 1499.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The NorTrac® 3-Pt. PTO Rotary Tiller turns up hard ground quickly and easily, using a middle gearbox driving system f ... Read More ...
Troy-Bilt Pro-Line 160cc FRT Tiller - 18in. Tilling Width, Model# 21A-495B766
Troy-Bilt Pro-Line 160cc FRT Tiller - 18in. Tilling Width, Model# 21A-495B766
Sale Price: 1299.99 USD
Seller: Northerntool
The Troy-Bilt Pro-Line tiller uses Honda power and forward-rotating tines to provide premium soil preparation for garden ... Read More ...

If you are serious about gardening then you will want to have the right tools for the job. But if you have spent any time looking at gardening tools recently, you will know that there is a wide degree of variance in not only tools themselves but within the types of tools as well. Take rototillers for example; it is quite impossible to simply walk into a store and pick up a rototiller without knowing some of the basics about rototillers. And because having a good rototiller is such an integral part of gardening, it is critical that you have an understanding of rototillers. Take a few minutes to read this page and learn about one of the major differences between rototillers — whether the rototiller is front tine or rear tine makes a huge difference in how the rototiller operates.

If you were to break rototillers down into two distinct categories, it would be easiest to divide them according to where the tine is located. This means that the rototillers basically come in two types — front tine rototillers and rear tine rototillers. Depending on the kind of jobs you need your rototiller for, one of these types may be better suited for your needs. Until you understand the differences between front tine and rear tine rototillers, you would be foolish to purchase a rototiller for yourself.

Front tine rototillers are named as such because the tine, or the blades which break up the soil, move in a forward rotation when the rototiller is being operated. One of the drawbacks to front tine rototillers is that they oftentimes require you to go over the soil several times to ensure that the soil is fully prepared for planting. Another drawback is that they are typically more difficult to operate because they require you to exert more force in order to control them. However, many people find that front tine rototillers are sufficient for their needs. This is mainly a function of price, as front tine rototillers are generally cheaper than rear tine rototillers. In short, front tine rototillers are well suited for smaller gardening jobs but are impractical for large chores.

Rear tine rototillers get their name because the tine moves in reverse when the rototiller is being operated. Generally speaking, the rear tine rototiller is easier to operate than a front tine rototiller. Rear tine rototillers have a broader utility because they can be used on small jobs but are also great for large jobs. Generally speaking, they are more powerful and are easier to use for extended periods of time. Another great advantage to the rear tine rototiller is that it can be used on hard soil. The main drawback to a rear tine rototiller is that it is usually more expensive than a front tine rototiller. If you have big jobs to do or if the soil you are working with is particularly hard, a rear tine rototiller is the way to go. Do not make the mistake of saving money to buy a front tine rototiller if what you require is a rear tine rototiller.

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