NEW! FastStart option available

For an additional $30 you can upgrade to the FastStart Mantis Tiller. The FastStart reduces starting effort by a full 75%. Choose the FastStart option when you order your tiller.

FastStart

FastStart now available on 2-Cycle Tiller

FastStartFor an additional $30 you can upgrade to the FastStart 2-Cycle Tiller. Starts the engine with 75% less effort. Here's how it works: FastStart features a spring-loaded, ratchet-recoil to adjust the piston and compress air while delivering fuel directly to the ignition point. One smooth, easy complete pull is usually all you'll need for faster, easier starts with much less effort. Choose the FastStart option when you order your tiller.

FastStart

There is no fee for this service!

Visa, Mastercard, Discover

We'll automatically spread your TOTAL payment over four months. So you can enjoy a new Mantis product and any attachments or accessories, with four convenient monthly payments and NO added interest charges.

Simply select your items, and then fill out the contact, billing and shipping information. When you get to the Method of Payment section, select the option which says, "Charge my credit card in four equal monthly payments."

You can find the 3-digit code on the back of your Visa card, next to your signature. You may see other numerals there, but only the last three digits make up the security code, which is also sometimes referred to as the "CVV2 code."

If you are ordering from a Mantis mailing, Mantis catalog, or Mantis online offer, please enter the key code that appears on the order form, or in the online offer. This will ensure the special offer is applied to your order during checkout.

SV NumberWhen ordering parts, you may need to locate the SV number of your engine. The SV number is located between the gas tank & the carburetor, behind the gas line, on a black and silver tab on the silver engine housing.

It will consist of the letters "SV," a number and another letter.
Examples: SV4A, SV4B1E.

Fiskar's Phone & Garden Pocket

We'll attach the handles, the tines and the Kickstand for you. Just take it out of the box, and you're ready to go!

Composting Activator and Guide

Free Compost Activator and Guide to
Composting with your ComposT-Twin purchase.

Composting Activator, Guide and Mantis Hat

Free Compost Activator, Guide to Composting and Mantis Hat
with your ComposT-Twin purchase.

kickstand

FREE Kickstand Accessory with your purchase.
A $24.95 value

kickstand & broder edger

Plus Border Edger and Free Kickstand with your purchase.

kickstand, broder edger & gas can
kickstand & broder edger

Plus Border Edger and Kickstand with your purchase.

log carrier

FREE Log Carrier with SwiftSplit purchase.

kickstand & broder edger

Add a Kickstand and Border Edger to your purchase.
Value $79.90. NOW ONLY $30. You Save $49.90

kickstand & broder edger

Add a Kickstand and Border Edger to your purchase. NOW ONLY $30.

kickstand & broder edger

PLUS Border Edger Attachment

kickstand & broder edger

Free Border Edger and Hand Cultivator

kickstand and assembly

Order your tiller pre-assembled with a Kickstand.
A $69.90 value. We'll attach the handles, the tines
and the Kickstand for you. Just take it out of the
box, and you're ready to go!

kickstand and assembly
Free Activator and Thermometer
Free Trellis

Adjustable from 12" to 72" H x 15"W x 1"D.

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$4.95 Shipping (US 48 states) where order totals less than $99.00

Spring Sale! PLUS a Free Thermometer and 2-lb. bag of Compost Activator with composter purchase.

Limited time offer.

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Mantis Back Porch Composter
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The Back Porch ComposTumbler®

Temporarily out of stock. Expected 5/9/2014.

Price: $299.00 NOW $239

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Back Porch ComposTumbler®

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Makes Compost in 4 to 6 weeks.

The Back Porch ComposTumbler was developed for backyard composting. If you have a city property or a very small yard, this little composter was designed just for you. The frame includes two wheels so you can take the compost right to your flower beds and garden areas. You can add to it each day for continuous composting.

You can learn more about what you can use for compost, tips on how to make compost and a more detailed view of the steps to make compost on our How to Make Compost page!

Holds up to 4 bushels of materials to make plenty of compost for smaller gardens and flower boxes.

Turning grooves let you grip the drum to turn it.

Aerator/drainage unit on the bottom combined with screened vents on each side allow the proper air intake and the release of excess moisture, without spilled compost.

Insulated high-density polyethylene drum lets you compost in cooler weather.

Convenient wheels let you take the compost directly to your flower beds and garden areas.

Drum Capacity
5 cu. ft. Holds up to 4 bushels (37 gallons) for composting; over one 30-gallon trash bag of material

Size
37" H x 31" W x 26" D

Drum Height
7" off the ground

Drum Materials
Double-wall, high density polyethylene with insulating air cell

Frame
Polyester powder-coated black steel tubing, with two wheels

Drainage
Aerator/Drainage unit on the bottom

Air Circulation
Screened vents on each side

Turning
Indented grooves on drum allow grip for turning

Color
Sage Green

Time to Finish Compost
Finished compost in 4 to 6 weeks*
* Compost times depend on ambient temperature and combination of materials being composted.

Guarantee
60 days

Warranty
2 years

The Mantis Promise

Try any product that you buy directly from Mantis with NO RISK! If you're not completely satisfied, send it back to us for a complete, no-hassle refund. Risk free trial periods vary by product. Please check the product pages for more detailed information.

Mantis dual-bin composter

Composting Helpers

We have many composting accessories that will make composting easier including thermometers, books and more.

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We’ll help you learn what to put in the compost bin, how to use compost, and more about composting.

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