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Stihl edger


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10-02-07, 07:17 PM   #1  
Stihl edger

Could someone tell me wheather the nut holding the blade on is right handed or left handed threads? The edger is a Stihl FC75.

 
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10-03-07, 11:42 AM   #2  
I don't know the configuration of your model but in all the trimmers I've ever serviced straight shaft trimmers will have a left-hand thread and curved shaft models will be a standard, right-hand thread.

 
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10-03-07, 06:26 PM   #3  
Stihl edger

Thanks Puey for the rapid response.

 
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10-03-07, 10:00 PM   #4  
Jack, if memery serves it comes off to the right.It's been a good little while since I had one of thoes to work on.Take a close look at the threads you'll be able to tell.

 
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