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Unbalance Educational Bulletin

Unbalance Educational Bulletin

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer & Erik F. Bauer on May 23rd 2019

What is unbalance?Too much unbalance causes damaging vibration when the blade is at its operating speed. The following diagrams and information will provide the basics of understanding unbalance so th … read more
Lawn Mower Blades 101

Lawn Mower Blades 101

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on May 15th 2019

This is seminar we conducted for Lawn & Landscape Magazine, it covers a lot of information about the process of servicing a rotary lawn mower blade. From blade wear to to how a lawn mower blade cuts … read more
Lawn Mower Blade Service Safety

Lawn Mower Blade Service Safety

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Feb 19th 2019

TECHNICIAN SAFETYWhen servicing a lawn mower blade respect the tools you are using, read all the manuals and understand their operation. Ensure you are using all the proper safety equipment such as ey … read more
Blade Sharpening Q&A with Gerd Bauer II

Blade Sharpening Q&A with Gerd Bauer II

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Apr 2nd 2018

Originally published April 2018 in Lawn & Landscape MagazineBlade Sharpening Q&A withGerd Bauer II, Vice President, Magna-Matic Corporation1.Why should mower blade maintenance be done in-house by all … read more
Lawn Mower Blade Service Flow Chart

Lawn Mower Blade Service Flow Chart

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer on Jan 13th 2016

Use this simple flow chart to ensure you cover all the necessary steps when servicing your rotary lawn mower blades.1. Pre-Clean InspectionInspect the blade to see if there is enough material to re-sh … read more