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Author Topic: Trash compactor issue  (Read 3777 times)

Offline wildimaginations

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Trash compactor issue
« on: May 24, 2012, 03:37:00 AM »

GE trash compactor with the newer trunion nut.  Was installed about 2 years ago and today I went out to find this problem. 


At first, the trunion nut was turning and everything was fine but it wouldn't raise the ram till I took it apart and found the threads still on the
shaft and the nut had come off.




The threads had completely separated from the trunion nut.



I thought this was so cool and funny.





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Offline AJ

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Re: Trash compactor issue
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2012, 05:22:57 AM »
Wow!

Offline niobrara

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Re: Trash compactor issue
« Reply #2 on: May 24, 2012, 07:17:53 AM »
Never saw one do that before.

Offline bigbuck

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Re: Trash compactor issue
« Reply #3 on: May 24, 2012, 01:22:25 PM »
Holly cow, what have they been compacting. Lol

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Re: Trash compactor issue
« Reply #4 on: May 24, 2012, 04:28:51 PM »
You mean I cain't crush muh cans? :D
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