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Angle Cylinder Length?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Killswitch, Aug 18, 2005.

  1. Killswitch

    Killswitch Senior Member
    Messages: 246

    I have a bum angle cylinder on my setup and I have to order a new one.

    I know its a 1 1/2 inch ram, but theres a 10 and a 12 inch model available.

    What does that asking for? The length of the ram only when extended? Or a length of the cylinder.

    Id have to show you almost but depending on how you measure and from where you can come up with exactly ten inches and exactly 12 inches.

    Its a Meyer MD11 7.5 blade.

    Im sure they are asking for the length of the ram now that I reconsider but from where to where?
     
  2. derekbroerse

    derekbroerse 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,377

    Pretty sure they mean the length of the stroke, the distance travelled between collapsed and expanded....
     
  3. Big Nate's Plowing

    Big Nate's Plowing PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,266

    I made a little graphic..... it is th best way to explain it pumpkin:
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    Last edited: Aug 20, 2005
  4. CARDOCTOR

    CARDOCTOR PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,310

    my 7.5 has 10" and my c-8 has 12"

    john
     
  5. Killswitch

    Killswitch Senior Member
    Messages: 246

    Nate.....Dude. Thank you. Thats awsome.

    I had already figured it out honestly but that collar on the tube is 2 inches long to make it confusing since theres a 10 and a 12 available.

    But yeah thats the measurement and it is a 10 like yours Card.

    Thanks guys.