Review by arjay571
March, 07 2010
Pros: Extremely reliable, never fails. Great lightweight garden tiller, we use it all the time.
Cons: None really. It performs exaclty as intended.
Review by kristamarieta
June, 21 2009
Pros: Four stroke engine
Controlls conveniently located
Good for large or small gardens
Cons: Rocks get jammed between the tines and are a little hard to remove.
Review by bucksawjane710
April, 21 2009
Pros: Lightweight, easy to use, quiet, reliable
Cons: None that I can see
Review by thxsparrow
July, 27 2008
Pros: lightweight, starts easily, easy to use and control
Cons: $50 every year to replace tine shaft with worm wheel ($120 for full transmission)
Review by tclaw
July, 02 2008
Pros: Engine is quiet
Cons: Transmissions break main gear drive on a regular basis. A piece of junk!
Review by workingguy
July, 10 2007
Pros: Plenty of Power, Starts Easy, Works Hard
Cons: Not as Durable as Hoped, Impractical and Costly to Repair
Review by jhb3823
April, 28 2007
Pros: DOES A BETTER JOB THAN THE OLD SHOVEL WAY .
Cons: THE DIGGING TINES ARE AN ACCESSORY WHEN THEY CAN EASILY BE MADE AN OPTION.
Review by nw_guy
April, 19 2007
Pros: Powerful for it's size, easy to carry, clearly written owner's manual.
Cons: On/Off switch too easy to hit accidentally while in use, killing the engine unexpectedly.
Review by deertag
April, 09 2007
Pros: Dependable engine, quick start, does the job
Cons: transmission, transmission, transmission cant replace parts must replace lower unit at $126.00 for the part
Review by dgilvary
February, 23 2007
Pros: Light weight
Cons: Questionable durability.
Review by barkley470
October, 09 2006
Pros: It came with the wheel kit that was extra on Mantis.
Cons: Did not hold up and does not work well unless the soil is loose.
Review by mfreton
August, 25 2006
Pros: quiet, no premix to put in it, ran strong,good on gas
Cons: weak gear box, expensive
Review by entomologist
August, 07 2006
Pros: Unbeatable power and reliability for a small tiller.
Cons: Weak Transmission and expensive to replace the whole thing.
Review by thedbdb
August, 04 2006
Pros: Powerful and useful for size, for 2 years.
Cons: Gearbox not factory-filled as claimed. Weak gearbox more or less acknowledged by Honda with FG-110.
Review by mschmid729
July, 20 2006
Pros: Good for short time, be aware of what parts are available after purchase.
Cons: Parts are expensive, gears are brass, wear down easily.
Review by brentgee
April, 18 2006
Pros: If used within its capabilities it certainly has no match!
Cons: Don't expect it to till out a yard area or easily break new ground.
Review by corkybaird
March, 25 2006
Pros: A little workhorse for two years. Easy-starting, smooth running motor. Light weight.
Cons: Transmission lasted only two years of moderate to light use. Cannot be repaired.
Review by john1956
November, 23 2005
Pros: Quick start, easily handling, low maintenance.
Review by rusbasansr
September, 14 2005
Pros: After 2 years of hard use its still performs like new.
Cons: It is a little pricey but worth it in the long run.
Review by rsahley
May, 08 2005
Pros: Awesome engineering, strong engine/torque for tilling, quiet/smooth operation, Honda name and performance.
Cons: Price at $349... but you get what you pay for
Review by lanschuetz
April, 11 2005
Pros: Excellent tilling action on reasonable soil. Very quiet.
Cons: None so far