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scarifier

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

scarifier

/scar·i·fi·er/ (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

scarifier

an instrument with many sharp points, used in scarification.
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Gardening found the Al-Ko Combi-care 32VLE Comfort Lawn Rake/ Scarifier (PS169, available www.
Scarifying: He says that scarifying - combing the grass to remove dead plants and thatch - with a springtine rake or a powered electric or petrol scarifier should be done twice a year: April or May and again in September or October, to encourage new grass growth and can be achieved either by hand with a spring rake or using a powered machine.
He says that scarifying - combing the grass to remove dead plants and thatch - with a spring-tine rake or a powered electric or petrol scarifier should be done twice a year, April or May and again in September or October, to encourage new grass growth and can be achieved either by hand with a spring rake or using a powered machine.
A lawn scarifier used to help maintain a moss-free lawn
Attachments for the machines include counterweights, a series of blades and scarifiers, rotary brooms, rippers, side dozers, windrow eliminators, compaction rollers and plate tampers.
And if lawn scarifiers (pounds 40 per day, pounds 80 per week) finally rout your moss, who needs one rusting away in the shed?
These included broadcasting the same rates of the DAP/KCl blend well in advance of planting and shallow mixing with offset discs or scarifiers (RF2), or applying varying rates of KCl (100, 200, and 400 kg KCl/ha) applied with a scarifier during land preparation (BV1).
Reportedly one of the most heavy duty walk-behind scarifiers available (weighs 895 lbs), it is designed for the preparation of concrete, asphalt, and steel surfaces.
What makes DR's Power Grader different (in addition to not requiting a big tractor to pull it) is an actuator that lets you adjust the height of the grader's wheels, raising or lowering the scarifiers.
Hire Centres has also invested substantially in landscaping and groundcare products such as rotovators, lawn aerators and pluggers, heavy duty lawn mowers, ride on mowers, scarifiers, long handled hedge trimmers and chainsaws, which are ideal for both commercial and domestic use.
A wire rake is the most effective tool although you can buy or rent electric lawn rakes or scarifiers that will do the job with the least time and effort.
For the past 50 years or more, cold recycling, often called stabilization, has been practiced with equipment including rippers, scarifiers, and pulvimixers that have mixed stabilizing agents into the underlying materials.