Compact 20

  • Easy push-button electric start 223cc OHV engine.
  • High-performance auger-propelled drive system allows you to go at your own speed.
  • Halogen Headlight, Handwarmers, Remote Deflector, Electric Start, Drift Cutters, One-Hand Interlock.
  • Starting at $899
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Compact 20

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Stage Type

Two Stage

Clearing Width

20 in (50.8 cm)

Engine Brand

Ariens AX

Engine Power

223 cc (10 ft/lbs)

Starting System


Housing Height

20 in (50.8 cm)

Throwing Distance

3 ft-40 ft (.9-12.2 m)

Chute Turning Radius


Deflector Control

2.5x Quick Turn

Tire Size

15 in x 5 in (38 x 13 cm)

Tire Type

Directional Snow Tread


Pin Lock

Drive Type



6 Forward / 2 Reverse


53.3 in (135.4 cm)


22.4 in (56.9 cm)


44 in (111.8 cm)


181.1 lbs (82.1 kg)

Gear Case

Cast Iron

Gear Case Warranty

5 Year Consumer, 1 Year Commercial

Impeller Profile

Steel 3 Blade

Impeller Diameter

12 in (30.5 cm)

Auger Diameter

11 in (27.9 cm)

Auger Type

Steel Serrated

Skid Shoes

Steel Reversible

Scraper Bar

Steel Adjustable

Product Warranty

3 Year Consumer, 90 Day Commercial

Chute Rotation

2.5x Ice Drill

Features At A Glance

Halogen Headlight
Handwarmers (optional)
Remote Deflector
Electric Start
Drift Cutters (optional)
One Hand Interlock

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Drift Cutter Kit

Easily cut through packed snow and drifts no matter how high or compact.  For use on all 920 series Ariens Sno-Thro models.

  • Part Number: 73203100

Sno-Thro Cab

Protective yourself against heavy snow, wind and snow blowback conditions with an Ariens Snow blower cab.

  • Part Number: 72103300

Non-Abrasive Skid Shoes Kit

Polyethylene replacement skid shoes to prolong Sno-Thro life.

  • Part Number: 72600300

Protective Floor Mat - 30" x 36"

Ariens heavy-duty 30" x 36" floor mat collects water and debris while providing a protective layer between the machine and floor surface during storage.

  • Part Number: 70707600

Heated Handlebars

Ariens dash-controlled handlebars are easy to install for maximum comfort during harsh winter conditions.

  • Part Number: 72101400

Sno-Thro Cover

Keep your snow blower safe from UV damage, rain, dirt, birds, tree sap and more. Constructed with durable 300 denier polyester with urethane backing and reinforced panels.

  • Part Number: 72601400