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Changing blades on Exmark

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by bigfish5, Apr 20, 2010.

  1. bigfish5

    bigfish5 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 121

    Just wondering what you guys use to block the blades from spinning when taking off and putting on new blades. Is there a trick
    I don't know about?
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  2. Classic Lighting

    Classic Lighting LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 507

    I just hold the blade with a gloved hand
     
  3. bigfish5

    bigfish5 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 121

    I ended up using a block of wood. The lady had those blades so sharp I was afraid to touch them. Would have used an air wrench buy my commpressor died
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  4. Armadillolawncare

    Armadillolawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 570

    Use an air gun and you don't have to touch the blades. It is also a much quicker job with an air gun.
     
  5. Lawnut101

    Lawnut101 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,260

    Yeah makes it real nice and speedy.
     

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