blades changed and more blowout?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by mdb landscaping, Jun 18, 2001.

  1. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping LawnSite Silver Member
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    i bought new blades for 60 inch lazer the other day. i put them on the mower and it cuts fine, but i seem to have a lot more blowout from the front of the deck than i did with the other set. any ideas why this is happening and can i fix it?
     
  2. CSRA Landscaping

    CSRA Landscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
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    :D Put double highlifts on it!:D Then you'll really have front blowout! :eek:
     
  3. Eric ELM

    Eric ELM Husband, Father, Friend, Angel
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    You will for sure get some big time blow out with double Highlifts. :)

    The blow out can be regulated a bit by slowing down the RPM's to around 3200 to 3400 if you have to much airflow.

    A few weeks back, it rained almost every day for around 2 weeks and we had some tall thick grass to cut, I put on double highlifts on the diesel Chopper and the extra air kept the deck clean and did a nice job of cutting and spread the clippings darn near to Wisconsin. :D
     
  4. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
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    What kind of blades did you put on this time? Do you have the mulching kit on or side discharging?
    :confused:
     

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