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Author Topic: Hood tagalong slasher issue  (Read 411 times)

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Offline taurus

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Hood tagalong slasher issue
« on: August 06, 2021, 03:45:16 PM »
My buddy bought a hood tag along slasher.. the blade is not running fast enough.. it stops in the wood. how do you make the blade turn faster?  thanks

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Re: Hood tagalong slasher issue
« Reply #1 on: August 06, 2021, 06:05:43 PM »
You find out where the pressurized hydraulic oil that gives the saw sufficient torque to tear fiber is bypassing before it does its work.  If it has a case drain port put the drain hose in a bucket and see how much volume is coming out. Thats oil not doing work and it shouldnt be a lot. 

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