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new 9" ss xblade quill ?

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by mpgall26, Jun 1, 2012.

  1. mpgall26

    mpgall26 Senior Member
    Messages: 228

    picked up another truck/plow today and the 9' ss xblade dropped a bit hard when I went to buy it but didn't want to sit and screw around with stuff in front of the guy selling since I wanted to take the deal and run. I knew the fix and could do it later. The damn quill will not budge and i'm afraid to snap it off. some rust around it but nothing to bad that i would think accounts for it being stuck. So far I sprayed WD40 and fluid film which is all I had on hand. I've moved a quill on some pretty crappy plows and this one certainly isnt bad. any suggestions would be appreciated.
  2. dieselss

    dieselss PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,739

    Maybe a little heat.....map gas or propane torch couldn't hurt as well

    DIRISHMAN PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,249

    I would try soakin it in some PB Blaster and then a wrench with heat and BF Hammer