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I have an older lawn mower made by General Power Equipment Co. Model 20f. It has a 3 hp Tecumseh engine. I need a replacement die cast piece to attach my blade, it is circular 2.5 inches in diameter-bottom with 2 circular nubbins on the bottom 2 1/8 inches apart.1 inch high top is 1 1/4 inches in diameter with a slot for a key. top hole is 7/8 inches in diameter and the bolt hole is 5/8 inch. 4 ribs can be seen on the top reinforcing the upper "cylinder".Where can I get a replacement???

Thanks, Jerry
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Jerry, go to this web site and look through the different manufactures. It gives all the diminutions. Maybe you can find one that will work. Look under blade adapters. Thanks. http://www.psep.biz/store/murray_blade_adapters.htm
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Went through them all and didn't find anything
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 years ago
Did you check the ayp/husvarna? http://www.psep.biz/store/ayp_mower_blade_adapters.htm
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I did and the nubbins on mine are flush with the outside.
Technician: Ranwell1, Small Engine Technician replied 8 years ago
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Contact http://www.oldmowerparts.com/ You MUST contact them by e-mail at [email protected] Send them all of the information that you have and I am pretty sure that they will have one is stock. They will have to list it on their website for you to buy.

 

Remember, The part is NOT listed on their website you must e-mail them.

 

 

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Technician: Ranwell1, Small Engine Technician replied 8 years ago

I have contacted http://www.oldmowerparts.com/ and they said they had one (actually several) of these in stock. Contact them and they will make arrangements to selll you one.

 

Remember, The part is NOT listed on their website you must e-mail them.

 

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