How do I find my lawnmower blade?
The easiest way to find replacement lawn mower blades is with the OEM number. The OEM number is the numerical part number of the blade assigned by the manufacturer. In most cases, just typing this number with the manufacturer name into a search engine or online store will be enough to bring up some promising results.
Is there a universal mower blade?
A new blade can make a huge difference to the performance of your mower and the quality of cut. So, are lawn mower blades universal? Lawn mower blades are not universal, they are mower specific. A mower blade must be an exact fit and torqued to manufacturers specification.
Can you put any blade on a lawn mower?
No, lawn mower blades are not universal, they are mower-specific. You can replace a certain manufacturer’s blades with another manufacturer’s blade, provided that they match up with your mower in length, thickness, width, hole numbers, hole shapes, and hole sizes. However, choosing the correct blade is very important.
What is the blade of a lawn mower called?
Deck or Standard Blades Also known as the standard or straight mower blade. This is the most commonly used blade on most lawn mowers that rotates horizontally. The blade features edges that are slightly curved up to generate a continuous air flow as the blade rotates, thus creating a sucking and cutting action.
How long are the blades on a 42 inch mower?
2 blades are required for a 42″ cut deck. This blade replaces Poulan/Craftsman 134149 and 532134149; Husqvarna 532 13 41-49. Blade measures 21″ long by 2-1/4″ wide with a 5 point star center hole.
What’s the difference between mulching blades and regular blades?
Standard blades, sometimes referred to as 2-in-1 blades, are designed to cut grass and then either discharge or bag the clippings. Mulching blades, also known as 3-in-1 blades, can be used to bag, discharge, or mulch grass clippings. Mulching blades feature more curves and an increased cutting edge.
Does brand matter for mower blades?
It is acceptable to use a different brand of blade, provided that the measurements correspond.