Clean Rototiller Tines With a Pipe-Held Screwdriver

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You can clean rototiller tines easily, a screwdriver attached to a length of pipe makes this a portable solution.

Keep a portable screwdriver handy to clean rototiller tines when they are clogged.

How to Clean Rototiller Tines

While using a rototiller, I carry a screwdriver to clean out the tines when they become clogged with roots. But the screwdriver always falls out of my pocket. So, here is my solution: I attached a length of pipe, just the right diameter and length for the screwdriver, to the tiller handle with a couple of hose clamps. Now the screwdriver is always available when I need it.

— James Hodges
Glen Rose, Texas