What size blades go on a 42 inch deck?

What size blades go on a 42 inch deck?

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.

Are mulching blades better than high lift blades?

The curved design of a mulching blade does not provide the same type of lift and discharge power as standard blades. Mulching blades are an excellent choice for use on lawns that receive a mowing every three to four days.

Do high lift blades cut better?

High lift blades are known for bagging and discharging clippings more effectively due to the extra airflow they create, and they also help you to get a more level cut a lot of the time.

What’s the difference between high lift blades and regular blades?

So – what’s the difference between high-lift and lower/standard blades? Low-lift mower blades perform well on dry, shorter grasses, while high lift blades work better in ALL conditions. High-lift blades have deeper curves on the ends, which create enough suction to circulate and expel the clippings.

How do I know what size lawn mower blade I need?

Measuring a Lawn Mower Blade

  1. Length should be measured from cutting tip to cutting tip, diagonally across the blade.
  2. Type of Center Hold: Circle, 5 / 6 / 7 point star, hourglass or “Double D”
  3. Center diameter should be measured directly across the center hole.
  4. Diameter of outer holes.

How do I know what blades to buy for my lawn mower?

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.

What is a Gator blade?

Gator® Mulching Blades All Gator mulching mower blades feature the patented Gator mulching “teeth” which circulate cut grass back into the deck multiple times, creating a finer cut and better looking lawn.

What are toothed mower blades for?

The blade teeth do not have a cutting edge but are used to create extra lift, propelling grass clippings high into the mower deck. The angle of the teeth is designed to force the grass clipping back toward the cutting edge.

Can I put a 22 inch blade on a 21 inch mower?

It has to fit within your lawnmower model. Most blades fall within the sizes of about 16.75 inches and 22 inches long. Most mowers can facilitate blades as long as 21 inches or 22 inches too.

Can I use any blade on my mower?

In short, the answer is yes. However, you must ensure that the centre hole and length of the blade is the same as the one you are replacing.

What size blades do I need for a 52 inch deck?

2 Blades Required for 36″ & 3 Blades Required for 52″ Cut.