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scarifier

 [skar´ĭ-fi″er]
an instrument with many sharp points, used in scarification.

scarifier

(skar'i-fi?er)
An instrument used for making small incisions in the skin.
Synonym: scarificator
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To buy our Garden Gear 2 in 1 lawn and scarifier (G0708), call 0843 922 5001, quoting 76750.
Royden and his team, who work around the clock to ensure that the famous course is in top condition for the event, have a fleet of grass cutting machinery and equipment which includes more than 20 John Deere lawnmowers, tractors, scarifiers and other equipment.
When you are scarifying, work the scarifier across your lawn as you do when mowing and cover the lawn in two directions to remove the maximum amount of thatch.
Just raking or scarifying the moss out of the lawn with a spring tine rake or a powered mechanical scarifier will give the grass more room to breathe and reduce the chances of it suffocating and rotting due to diseases.
Although scarifier teeth are generally spring-mounted and simply yield and pass over an immovable object such as a manhole frame, there are some machines that need manual control to raise and lower the teeth.
Offenders forced their way in and stole a Husqvarna strimmer, Flymo and Allan lawn mowers, generator, compressor, Dell lap-top, Stihl saw, battery booster, Dori scarifier and a Spalding socket set.
Firstly, use the Scarifier to remove unwanted moss, thatch and weeds that choke healthy grass.
The thieves stole a new ride-on mower we bought only four months ago, along with a scarifier, which is vital for preparing the wickets, and a strimmer.
With the many attachments fitted to the machine, the Maintainer became a motor grader, a loader, bucket, bulldozer, side dozer, scarifier, berm leveler, road sweeper (broom) and a sickle bar roadside mower.
For larger lawns it's worth renting a petrol driven lawn scarifier to do the same job.
Three green Ransomes Certes petrol mowers and a yellow Sissis scarifier - used to tend the wicket - were taken, worth a total of around pounds 4,000.
HOW MUCH: Qualcast's Classic 35S petrol mower has five pre-set heights and can be fitted with a scarifier cassette to turn it into a powered lawn rake.