How to Identify and Fix Common Gardening Problems ?
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Most lawn mower blades have a round center hole that is used to connect the blade to the spindle. When the center hole is round, matching a replacement blade is relatively easy.
The easiest way to find replacement lawn mower blades is with the OEM number. The OEM number is the numerical part number of the blade assigned by the manufacturer. In most cases, just typing this number with the manufacturer name into a search engine or online store will be enough to bring up some promising results.
The retainer nut on most of our riding mower blades are a 5/8″ thread diameter. This sized thread diameter nut normally requires a 15/16″ wrench or socket tool in order to remove/install.
One of the most common questions we get from people new to Spyderco knives is “Why the Round Hole?” The Round Hole allows the blade of a folding knife to be swiftly and easily opened with only one hand.
The center hole of a circular blade, also known as the bore hole, or inside diameter of a blade. These come in different shapes and sizes depending on the blade size, application, and manufacturer.
No, not all lawn mower blades are the same. Each type of lawn mower has its own specific blade type that is designed to work best with that particular mower. For example, a riding lawn mower will have a different blade than a push lawn mower.
You should only use a blade that is torqued to the specifications of the mower you`re riding. You may even be injured if you do not replace the wrong blade or install the incorrect one on your mower.
Stens Notched Air Lift Blades create significant air flow that pulls grass blades upwards for a clean, concise and uniform cut. By pulling grass blades to stand up straight, air lift blades can cut them all at the same height for greater consistency and a more manicured appearance.
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The edger is not cutting very well. Any tips to make it work better?
You said cutting, not running, so I suggest removing the blade and sharpening on a grinder or buying a replacement blade.I hope you find this very helpful.
I’ve been trying to start my briggs & straton Masport lawn mower, after it was sitting idel for over a year.
Replaced oil ok / added new fuel / spark working, however it dies after fisrt kick over.
have i forgotten about a cut out switch somewhere?
am i using too much / too little throttle?
what else should i check?
I had the same problem. It turned out to be a blocked carby and the way to fix is as follows;- remove air filter- start mower (assuming it now starts)- place open hand over carby hole and then remove. The force of the spinning blades will **** through the blockage.You may need to prime it first.Hope that helps.
I need to get the blade of the lawn mower sharpened.Any tips on how to disconnect the blade fropm the lawn mower?
There is a jig that you can buy that makes this job SO much eaiser. It is a universal jig that clamps onto the deck and keeps the blade from spinning so you can use a ratchet to remove the nut holding the blade on. One name brand is called a “Blade Hog”. You should be able to find one of these at one of the bog box hardware stores.
Hope this helps,
How to change mower blades – Cub Cadet Riding Lawn Garden Tractor 25hp Kohler 50"
Fine a way to stop blade from turning, put a socket with long handle and turn countercock wise, some will need a wench on nut at top of shaft to stop blade from turning, torque to 60 # on most 50″ or lower width mowers
How to change blade assembly on hedge hog 22 – Black & Decker 22 In Dual Action Hedge Trimmer
Are your blades dull, they can be sharpened. There is a good video on youtube by ereplacementparts where he shows you how to do it with a file and with a grinder.
I would like to replace the mulching blades on my Sears Craftsman riding mower with regular cutting blades. I can find plenty of sources for new mulching blades, but not cutting blades. My mower is a model 917.259541 tractor and the blades currently on it are part #134149. I want to make sure I get the right size to replace them. Also, is there a source for a bagging system for this mower, that won’t cost as much as one from Sears?
The straight blade for the 42 inch mower is 138971.They cut better and are easier to sharpen and you will need them if you use a gass catcher. If you do not want to use sears for parts you may be able to find good deals on ebay.
Blade moves back and forth,but won’t cut anything
Check the bolts or screws holding the blades together are tight but not so tight that they cant move. Ensure blades are sharp.
Weedeater Excaliber Gas Hedge Trimmer. Is it possible to sharpen these blades? If yes, do you know the procedure?
You should be able to sharpen your hedge trimmer blades. There is a good video on how to sharpen hedge trimmer blades on youtube by ereplacementparts. He explains how to do it with a file or a grinder.