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Old 11-16-2013, 10:51 PM
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Rebuilding my leaf loader impeller

Decided mid leaf season to rebuild my leaf loader impeller. The blades were bent, broken and tearing off so during a 2 day snow storm I tore it apart and welded new blades on. Took about 5 hours of grinding and welding but everything is like new.
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:54 PM
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You can see the blade is cracked down the middle
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:55 PM
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Cutting the blades off
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:57 PM
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Blades off and starting to grind flat
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Old 11-16-2013, 10:59 PM
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Welding on the new blades
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:00 PM
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:00 PM
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Looking good!
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:05 PM
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Fully welded
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Old 11-16-2013, 11:06 PM
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Old 11-17-2013, 07:34 AM
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Looks good I wished I could weld like that.
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