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Discussion in 'New Roundtable' started by martin, Aug 20, 2012.

  1. Bengal B

    Bengal B Founding Member

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    I would rather smash my thumb with a hammer.
     
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  2. APPTiger

    APPTiger Founding Member

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    I hear ya!
     
  3. shane0911

    shane0911 Helping lost idiots find their village Staff Member

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    Screenshot_20200529-130503_Gallery.jpg

    What is this thing called? I need to buy a new one depending on the cost. If it's too much I will just drill those two pieces out and then just run a bolt through it and the blade and secure it with a nut.
     
  4. Bengal B

    Bengal B Founding Member

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    Looks like a moldy golf ball washer.
     
  5. el005639

    el005639 Founding Member

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    Im not sure what it's called flange maybe..but shane those were some good size pins what the hell did you hit with your lawnmower blade and did your blades come flying out?
     
  6. shane0911

    shane0911 Helping lost idiots find their village Staff Member

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    I have learned that it is a blade adapter. Cost me $9 but also had to buy a new blade so $30.

    I didn't hit anything. My son told me the string was all hanging out so I was ready to rewind the spring but as I was fooling with it the pull cord wound back up. When I tried to start it I knew something wasn't right. The blade was still on but not by much. I think the free spinning blade sheared them. Or knucklehead hit a rock and didn't tell me.
     
  7. shane0911

    shane0911 Helping lost idiots find their village Staff Member

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    Matter of fact now I know he hit something. The blade would not have had enough force to shear those studs if it were loose.
     
  8. el005639

    el005639 Founding Member

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    Agreed he had to hit a hard ass rock
     
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  9. tirk

    tirk im the lyrical jessie james

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    Probably not since you likely loosened it by wrecking shit prior.
     
  10. shane0911

    shane0911 Helping lost idiots find their village Staff Member

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    Look, I have been known to "wreck" things but never my own things.
     

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