Lawn mower blade sharpening advice wanted

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I like using hand tools rather than power tools whenever possible, so I was wondering if sharpening the EGO lawn mower blades work fine using a fine tooth file and a vice. Is there anything more to blade sharpening than is shown on EGO's instructional video? Also, I just ordered the 20 inch high lift blade today from I plan to try that blade out on the steel deck mower, which I also just got today.
Does blade sharpening on the high lift blade work the same as on the blade that comes standard with the EGO mower?
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John, sharpening the HL blade should be no different than sharpening any other blade. Hand files are fine, as long as it's a fine tooth as you said.

Looking forward to your feedback on the 20" steel deck/HL combo!