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15", 4.6 amp, Electric Weedwacker Line Trimmer Craftsman, used no books. Can't figure out what is wrong with line spool. It seems to be missing a part? what I have is the plastic black top piece that you unscrew. Under that a metal ring with a notch cut out. Then a white plastic cap, with instructions. Last is a black plastic bottom that the white cap will lock into and it sets on the shaft. Cant seem to find anything to actually wrap the line around. Thnx 4 your time. jean

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