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    Fastening 150lbs Tiawanese Prods

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    Fastening 150lbs Tiawanese Prods

    Post by benjaminh123 on Mon Mar 16, 2015 3:59 pm

    I think the most common method is wedges; what do you use? Do you reinforce the prod area?
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    Re: Fastening 150lbs Tiawanese Prods

    Post by kenh on Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:17 pm

    Depends on the style of tiller you create.  I've tied them on with sash-cord aka 550 paracord, using both the European style hole through the tiller and the Chinese dowel or bar through the tiller.  Both methods seem to work well.  


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