Blade/Knife for Troy Bilt Super Tomahawk Chipper Shredder

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Old 02-15-10, 06:09 PM
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Blade/Knife for Troy Bilt Super Tomahawk Chipper Shredder

I have a 1992 or so Troy Bilt Super Tomahawk Super Chipper Shredder Model No. 47258. and I need a new blade/knife for it. My dealer said that mtd now owns it and they don't have a blade for my machine and I should be very careful as I won't be able to get one from them. I hope someone can help me. Thanks
 
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Old 02-16-10, 05:59 PM
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was your unit in 92 made by MTD? If so you should have no trouble getting parts. I have an older yardman chipper made by mtd and it's not all that different from the current troy built one sharing many parts. I would think that MTD would also have continued parts for the troys made before the takeover.
 
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Old 02-16-10, 06:22 PM
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Mtd brought the Troy-Bilt & Bolens names, the tillers & tractors but they wanted nothing to do with the chippers. Murray brought the chipper part but did very little with it. When Murray went bankrupt Briggs & Stratton brought them. The blade number is 1900104 but appears to be NLA. A company named WesSpur has a blade that is 4 1/4" X 1 1/4" X 1/4" thick with three mounting holes. If that is your blades dimensions than that may be the only option

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It looks like 1900104 was superseded to 1901824
1901782MA Murray part number may work
 

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Old 02-18-10, 08:20 PM
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Originally Posted by aj-allen View Post
Mtd brought the Troy-Bilt & Bolens names, the tillers & tractors but they wanted nothing to do with the chippers. Murray brought the chipper part but did very little with it. When Murray went bankrupt Briggs & Stratton brought them. The blade number is 1900104 but appears to be NLA. A company named WesSpur has a blade that is 4 1/4" X 1 1/4" X 1/4" thick with three mounting holes. If that is your blades dimensions than that may be the only option

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It looks like 1900104 was superseded to 1901824
1901782MA Murray part number may work
I clean at a shop here in Canada that has a brand new troy built chipper for sale and it's MTD. I checked the parts numbers in the manual with it and they are mtd and some match my yardman chipper.
 
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Old 02-19-10, 08:01 AM
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38racing MTD owns the Troy-Bilt name it is no surprise that they have started putting the Troy-Bilt name back on chippers. It looks like they started in 2003 back with the Troy-Bilt name but they are all MTD not the old Troy-Bilt units. They probably had an agrement not to use the Troy-Bilt name on chippers until 2003

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Old 09-05-10, 12:49 PM
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Super Tomahawk chipper blade

I have a 1993-4 8hp Troy-Bilt Super Tomahawk chipper/shredder, Model #47266. The blade is getting very narrow. I found a place on line that may be able to get me a 4-1/2 X 1-1/4X chipper blade, but I'm still waiting for an answer from them, even though it's listed on their website. It's Sharptool Co. Inc. ([email protected]) #KSBC-88. They will make this old blade and also the 4-1/4 one. p.s. the belt is a Gates from NAPA #5L290W. Beer 4U2
 
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Old 09-09-10, 10:37 AM
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The curent MTD chippers (Troy-Bilt, Yardman, etc) are a totally different design from the old Tomahawk chippers of pre MTD Troy-Bilt. I have seend a few vendors selling aftermarket blades on Ebay. Expect to pay around $40 US or more. Were you aware that the old blade could be removed and spun 180 degrees for a new cutting edge?
 
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