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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I believe you mean to say a 'reel' mower. Normally and old fashoined push (non-engine powered) mower.
Most consumer reel mowers do not need to be sharpened. They do however have a knife bed that occasionally needs to be adjusted. It should have the thickness of a regular piece of notebook paper between the blades and the knife bed. (that is really VERY close) You can buy 'lapping compound' from an automotive parts store, and apply that to the bed knife, and then rotate the blades to provide a precise fit for all blades.
Commercial reel mowers, such as those used on golf course equipment are however sharpened normally once or twice a year. It requireds dismantling, and many courses send their blades to a central location for golf equipment, where they are placed on a computer operated sharpener for precision grinding. This cost several hundreds of dollars just for the grinding.
Posted on Nov 12, 2009
You should be able to remove the blades without removing the deck
They bolt on from underneath with either a single or double bolt set up
90% + are single bolt
Posted on Mar 30, 2010
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