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Old 03-07-2013, 05:50 PM
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A manual grease gun is a whole lot cheaper, about as easy to use, and they don't break down.
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Old 03-07-2013, 08:02 PM
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You're right not that hard but when you're counting on someone else to do it I want it to be easy. The more I think about it the less I see need as I will have to pull the cover to change blades anyhow. This is a reason not to like Scag, not as service friendly as other brands. My other mowers get grease every oil change but Scag spindles call for 40 hours. The rest of the machine is 100-200 hours.
I guess you are comparing it to the units that have all sealed bearings, well that doesn't work too well. Not friendly.....you can get to every one t he zerts easily
And I guess you wouldn't like Walker very much... the best units have a lot of zerts. Try the Snapper WB S20 it is friendly.
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Old 03-07-2013, 09:30 PM
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A manual grease gun is a whole lot cheaper, about as easy to use, and they don't break down.
But a manual one with a flex hose sometimes requires three hands (you know the zerks I'm talking about). A power one is easier with two
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Old 03-07-2013, 10:34 PM
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I guess you are comparing it to the units that have all sealed bearings, well that doesn't work too well. Not friendly.....you can get to every one t he zerts easily
And I guess you wouldn't like Walker very much... the best units have a lot of zerts. Try the Snapper WB S20 it is friendly.
I will never get a walker, the only one I ever used was impossible to drive and stayed in disrepair. I do want to ask what grease do you use on your spindles? I'm assuming any high temp grease would work but not sure.
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