AE26
Walk Behind Aerator

AE26
Walk Behind Aerator

The Bobcat® AE26 aerator is durable, efficient, and easy to use. Adapt to the job with versatile features and get it done through durable performance.  

  • 26.5 in. working width  
  • 42 hardened alloy steel tines  
  • All operating controls located at the handlebar for convenient and easy operation 
  • Equipped with Easy-Steer technology  
  • Bolted folding handle allows aerator to compact for hassle-free storage and transport 

Get as low as 0% for 24 months* or rebates up to $200 USD*/$250 CAD* on walk behind aerators in lieu of financing.

AE26 Overview

Packed with features, the Bobcat AE26 is a formidable machine that can aerate up to 40,000 sq ft/hr. Easy-Steer allows the unit to maneuver around highly landscaped areas fast and efficiently. Designed to rotate independently while driving, the tine assemblies allow you to steer without removing the tines from the ground.  

The AE26 boasts durable hardened steel alloy tines and a protective front bumper guard, ensuring enhanced durability. Moreover, its adjustable weight distribution system and bolted folding handle significantly improve ease of lifting and transportation.

AE26 Specs & Compare

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AE26 (Honda GX120 Engine)
AE26 (B&S Vanguard 200 Engine)
AE26 Key Specifications
Engine Model
Honda GX120 
Engine Displacement
7.2 in³
Width
35.5 in
Aeration Width
26.5 in
Maximum Aeration Depth
2.8 in
Aeration Pattern
3.75 in x 7 in (95 mm x 178 mm) 
Drive System
4L section V-Belt to jackshaft; #40 nickel-plated chain to tines & drum 
Engine
Performance
Dimensions
Frame
Wheels
Aeration
Drive

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*The prices advertised are suggested resale prices that Bobcat recommends to dealers for purposes of trying to ensure that Bobcat’s products are price-competitive and that dealers have the proper incentives to market and service the products in accordance with Bobcat’s brand standards. Bobcat reserves the right to change suggested resale prices, product specifications, and options at any time. The final sales price is determined independently by the selling dealer in its sole discretion. Pricing is country specific. Bobcat’s suggested list prices are for products sold in the US only.

**Offer ends 3/31/2024. Available at participating and eligible dealers only. Offer may vary by product type, series, model and select units in dealer's current inventory. Must take delivery from dealer stock by 3/31/2024. Offers available on new equipment in US and Canada only. Some restrictions apply. Length of contract and rate may vary. Monthly payment subject to change. Prior purchases not eligible. See dealer for details. Financing provided on approval of credit by authorized Bobcat finance providers to well-qualified buyers. All finance programs and rates are subject to final approval by the applicable Bobcat finance provider and are subject to change at any time without notice. Administrative fees may apply. Offer not available to government accounts, national accounts and municipal/utility bid customers. Bobcat Company reserves the right to extend or discontinue any of these programs at any time without prior notice.

 

WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust (including diesel engine exhaust when equipped), lead and lead compounds, mineral oils, soots, phthalates, and carbon monoxide which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Certain specification(s) are based on engineering calculations and are not actual measurements. Specification(s) are provided for comparison purposes only and are subject to change without notice. Specification(s) for your individual equipment will vary based on normal variations in design, manufacturing, operating conditions, and other factors.