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Just bought oster proffessional hair clippers, and they won't cut hair, think it may be that blades need adjusting but don't know how to do this help

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We usually ask people to leave the adjustment to us as it is critical blades are not over tightened and are perfectly in line. if your blades are clipping on ok and appear to move correctly they may just need sharpening, just remember to use oil.

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