What is the Ryobi expand it attachment collection?
With the RYOBI Expand-It Attachment Collection, you can transform the attachment-capable string trimmer or powerhead into so much more. This one unit can handle a variety of your yard projects, from weed-eating to snow-throwing, there is a list of attachments to make life much easier.
Can Ryobi string trimmers be used with other trimmers?
Ryobi string trimmers offer a number of different styles of head attachments for their gas trimmers. However, these attachments can fit onto other gas trimmers provided that a few key measurements match up.
What is the Ryobi expand-it 17-1-2 inch Universal hedge trimmer?
The Ryobi Expand-It 17-1/2 in. Universal Hedge Trimmer Attachment is ideal to cut branches and new growth up to 3/8 in. thick.
Where are the bolts on a Ryobi gas Trimmer?
This bolt is at the center of the head, on the inside, and comes in either a “male” or “female” attachment, depending on the bolt on the receiving end of the trimmer. These bolts must match perfectly if the Ryobi head is going to be used on another gas trimmer.
What is a Ryobi brush cutter?
The RYOBI Brush Cutter universal lawn attachment is the perfect tool to add to your shed. Effortlessly eliminate weeds and thick brush from you yard, around your garden, and under your deck. The 8 inch Tri-Arc blade has been designed to tackle the toughest brush and yard conditions. Connect the edger attachment, backed by a RYOBI 3 year warranty, to your RYOBI gas power head and get to work beautifying your yard. Save time, save money, save space.
How to order Ryobi parts?
Order your RYOBI replacement parts online by clicking on the button below. In addition, you’ll have access to replacement part schematics. To order by phone, contact us at 1-877-634-5704 .
How long is the warranty on a sandbox?
This product is covered by a 3-year limited warranty.
What to do if arbor bolts on Ryobi don’t match?
If the arbor bolts on the Ryobi attachment don’t match with the other gas trimmer, it may be possible to use a bolt adaptor to match them up. The bolt adaptors can change the four different dimensions described previously. For example, the bolt adaptor can change a left-hand male thread into anything that will require it to match the nut on the trimmer. Adaptor bolts may come with the head attachment; if not, they can be purchased from a home and garden store.
Where is the arbor bolt on a Ryobi gas trimmer?
The arbor bolt on the head connects the head to the gearbox on the end of the shaft. This bolt is at the center of the head, on the inside, and comes in either a “male” or “female” attachment, depending on the bolt on the receiving end of the trimmer. These bolts must match perfectly if the Ryobi head is going to be used on another gas trimmer. If these bolts don’t measure precisely and match the gender, the head won’t connect to the driveshaft and the head won’t spin.
Which direction should a trimmer head be?
The rotational direction, either clockwise or counterclockwise, must match the trimmer’s rotational direction. For example, if a trimmer has a counterclockwise thread with a female receiving end, it will need a trimmer head that also uses a counterclockwise thread, but with a male arbor bolt.
What is the thread count of a bolt?
They will often state the bolt diameter, for example, 5/8-inch, and will also have a number beside the diameter, which is the thread count of the bolt; for example, a common thread count is 25.
Can Ryobi string trimmers fit on other trimmers?
Ryobi string trimmers offer a number of different styles of head attachments for their gas trimmers. However, these attachments can fit onto other gas trimmers provided that a few key measurements match up. So, whether you’re upgrading to a better attachment or the old attachment broke, find these measurements and you can replace it for a Ryobi attachment.
Where is Eric Blankenburg?
Currently based in Minneapolis, Minn., Eric Blankenburg has been a freelance journalist since 2000. His articles have appeared in "Outside Missoula, Outside Bozeman," "Hello Chengdu" and online at GoNomad.com and various other websites. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing from the University of Montana.