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#1 sodisr OFFLINE  

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Posted July 05, 2014 - 12:21 PM

I noticed that the center blade doe's not cut as even as the 2 outer blades, on my 1556 bolens,,42" cut.. the belt is new,,,new blades,,and bearings and spindles are good... I know the wife likes to put the pedal to the metal all the time.. it seems to do a bit better at a slower speed and at WOT.. But I was wondering if the tentioner spring could also cause some of this problem..

 

Any thoughts...??????????          PS,,,,,,,,,  yes the blades are at the same height..... Thanks...sodi


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 12:25 PM

your sure one blades not backwards?   Not that i have ever done it before lol


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 12:29 PM

your sure one blades not backwards?   Not that i have ever done it before lol

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Posted July 05, 2014 - 12:34 PM

May be just a case of going too fast and not having enough throttle.....

These need to run at wide open throttle.

Which deck do you have? Some cut better than others.


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 01:08 PM

I'll check the blade direction.... Can't rule it out !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

I Run at wide-open-throtle

 

I think it's a model  #   18422          On my 1556 bolens,,,,,,,,Hydro,,,,,,,,,,,,,,15 hp     tec..


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 01:12 PM

How big is your wife? How far down does the seat go when she gets on?   What??? Well he asked for our help!!! Don't yell at me!


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 01:16 PM

When you say that the blade does not cut even, does it leave little stingers, does it cut higher than the others, or is it just not cutting well?

 

How big is your wife? How far down does the seat go when she gets on?   What??? Well he asked for our help!!! Don't yell at me!

 

I'm not yelling, I'm just shaking my head.

 

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Posted July 05, 2014 - 01:21 PM

How big is your wife? How far down does the seat go when she gets on?   What??? Well he asked for our help!!! Don't yell at me!

Hope she doesn't know where you live.


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 01:24 PM

Hope she doesn't know where you live.

I'm sure no one on here will tell her.


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Posted July 05, 2014 - 02:50 PM

I'm sure no one on here will tell her.

 

How much do we get paid?

 

Ben W.


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Posted July 06, 2014 - 02:10 AM

How big is your wife? How far down does the seat go when she gets on?   What??? Well he asked for our help!!! Don't yell at me!

 

I can't stop laughing. :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl:



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Posted July 06, 2014 - 02:36 AM

Okay, now that I got my composure back ...

 

Have you checked

 

BRB ... :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl: :bigrofl:



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Posted July 06, 2014 - 07:41 PM

weight placed in the middle of the tractor will not effect the position of the center blade based on flex no matter how large or small the person in question  , ground clearance based on tire pressure maybe , just make sure you're antiscalp rollers are adjusted properly  :smilewink:


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