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Lawn Mower Blade Tip Geometry

Lawn Mower Blade Tip Geometry

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Nov 2nd 2011

A common question is "What part of a lawn mower blade cuts the grass?"It is a common misconception that rotary lawn mower blades have dimensions of a length, width, and thickness. A rotary lawn mower … read more
Consumer Alert - MAG-1000 Balancer Imitations

Consumer Alert - MAG-1000 Balancer Imitations

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Mar 12th 2008

Since approximately the late 1980's a few companies have attempted to copy the originality, quality, and precision of the MAG-1000 blade balancing instrument. None of them have succeeded.For over 60 y … read more

Ask the Grinding Doc (Column)

Mar 1st 2001

The following article is from CUTTING TOOL ENGINEERING MAGAZINE. While the article is mainly about the application of grinding metal in a machine shop setting there is a lot of good general informatio … read more

Burn Awareness

Dec 1st 2000

The following article is from CUTTING TOOL ENGINEERING MAGAZINE. While this article deals more with grinding and thermal damage caused by improper grinding in a machine shop setting, it is still good … read more