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Old Jul 18, 2012, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by mhills51 View Post
You get a lot of different answers on belt tension. Should be able to move the belt about halfway, about to the middle with lite pressure, but what I call lite someone else will call hard so it is open to interpretation.
Very true. I use this method as well as spin the main blades by hand and if they do 2 full turns before stopping all is good.

Another method is to hold the tail hub/grip and turn the main head. If the belt jumps on light pressure then you need to put more tension on the belt.
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