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Soil Blockers: Getting the 2" squares assembled

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Soil Blockers: Getting the 2" squares assembled

Post  NHGardener on 4/16/2011, 5:23 pm

Is there a trick to screwing in the 3/4" attachments to the 2" soil blockers, if anyone here uses them? I can't get them tight enough to stay in place, they keep jostling around, and it doesn't look like there's anything you can do about it?
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Post  Blackrose on 4/16/2011, 5:48 pm

I screwed them in as much as I could to get the holes opened up a bit before trying to screw them on to the blocker. The holes are really tight because they haven't been used yet. It gets better the more you use them.
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Post  NHGardener on 4/16/2011, 6:04 pm

Thank you, Blackrose - wow, they sure are tight, seems like the screws are too big. I think what I might do until they calm down a little is add another washer to take up the space there.
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Post  Blackrose on 4/16/2011, 6:06 pm

Great idea! okay
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