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What can cause the rod in acylinder tree trimming life to

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What can cause the rod in acylinder for a tree trimming life to have a clean break why does it break clean in half?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Industrial Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Do you have picture of shaft? Size of shaft? Did it break at the cylinder gland? Sounds like a stress fracture, where it has been stressed before and reached it's limit. May have started with a solid hit on the rod, causing a flaw.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

see question is still open. did you see my response?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

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