spark arrestor

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by fga, May 18, 2004.

  1. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
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    stupid question............. what is that? You've talked about people removing them.....:confused:
     
  2. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
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    its a screen in your muffler to suppress sparks,they often get clogged with carbon and need to be cleaned.
     
  3. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
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    2 cycle equipment I'm speaking of.
     
  4. fga

    fga LawnSite Silver Member
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    Oh, thanks, I didn't know that's what it is called . I always called it the screen in the muffler:eek:
     
  5. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
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    That too.......................
     
  6. mtdman

    mtdman LawnSite Gold Member
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    On stihl equipment they are notorious for clogging up quickly, and often.
     

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