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plastikosmd

couple of simple tricks, got any?

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plastikosmd

First, I have one b12 where the gearbox sticker (1,2,3,R) is worn off. While I just could go the easy way and write the numbers on the panel or get a new sticker I have an easy memory trick to remember where reverse is (keeps you from running into the wall when parking)

Just remember

Rear, Right=Reverse

(for any boaters it may seem close to the Red, Right, Return for remembering which side to keep the red can on when in channel)

Reverse here

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second easy trick, I like to keep my belt with the pulley when removing attachments. One pulley= one belt, so that is easy but for example, the rear pto has 2 belts, as things stretch and wear you have to take an extra second to measure and fit and at times use the wrong belt. 2 zip ties make it easy to keep the belt with the correct pulley for storage

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Got more but I cant think of any atm

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timflury

For storing a belt WITH the proper pulley, I slide the cardboard that came on the belt down to secure the pulley. That way, everything is labeled. It's also easy to hang from a nail.

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