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spindle for byers gold

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by jakano, May 11, 2004.

  1. jakano

    jakano LawnSite Member
    Messages: 1

    hi guys just found this sight and although i am not in the green industry any more i still wanted a commercial mower for home. i went cheap and bought a used byers gold 36 with sulky.I have used it for two years with no troubles till now. the spindle has a piece of metal on it that is in a groove along the length of the spindle.this is what attaches to the pulley that is used to drive the blade. This piece of matel has sheared off and I need to fix it. do I need to get a whole new spindle assembly of can i find just that piece that sheared off. Also where do i find parts for this. I did a search and found out about landscaper supply do they still have parts for this mower. thank you for any info.

    I MOW ALONE LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,954

    sounds to me like your talking about the keyway. it should be a 1/4 inch and you can just buy that for about a dollar or two at any lawnmower place. take your set screw out put new keyway on put pulley back on and tighten set screw thats it fixed.

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