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Old 13th October 2018, 07:34 PM
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Yeah my cobbler was happy to do, touched it on his grinder and immediately took it off and gave me back and said the metal was too hard and would damage his cutter.
I hadnít thought of that. I presumed the replacement blade would be made of cheese, so the thought didnít cross my mind. This cobbler said she wouldnít redo it or be responsible for bla bla, I said itís fine. I wonít come back if it doesnít work. I then went back to her about 5 minutes later, cos it wouldnít work in the ignition...

She redid it a touch and boom, all was well.
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Old 14th October 2018, 06:09 AM
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Some that sell on aliexpress are happy to cut a blade from a picture you send them if required.
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