Spring is the time to (box) rake, with Harley and Toro

Ideal for soil preparation

Power rakes are the perfect tool for soil preparation in any season. In one easy pass, you can level almost any hard-packed, weedy, rock & pebble strewn surface and turn it into a walkable or drivable trail — or into level, playable / plantable / buildable earth. 

Power rake roller’s break up the soil with rotor-force, pressure and LOTS of tough-teeth. These  all work together to leave an even, dimpled bed surface. And those dimples aren’t just cute: they also even-out moisture retention. So if you’re going to “build it so they’ll come,” or you’re planning to “reap what you sow” this year…these are the machines to do it with!  You’ll get a surface that’s ready to go for your plans — or your clients’.

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Ask the Experts: How to Operate A Harley Power Box Rake (Video)

Ask the Experts is a recurring segment where we share expert advice from our professional staff. In our latest Ask the Experts segment, we go over how to operate a Harley Power Box Rake. With the Harley Power Box Rake attachment you can level or move material, prepare seed or sod beds and more. We cover:

  • Machine Requirements
  • Rake Angle Adjustments
  • Adjusting Gauge Wheels
  • Removing & Reversing End Plates
  • Barrier System Adjustments

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Know Your Dingo: The Harley Power Box Rake (VIDEO)

Know Your Dingo is a series in which we showcase one of the many attachments available for the Toro Dingo compact utility loader.

The Harley rake is a great tool for soil preparation that lets you level uneven terrain in one pass. The roller also helps create a dimpled bed surface which aids in moisture retention. The rake has a 48 inch operating width and can angle up to 20 degrees in either direction so it’s incredibly versatile and maneuverable. We have used units available for sale or rent so don’t hesitate to call us if you like what you see! In this video, Andy Novak shows you the rake in action: