If you hit a rock or even heavy snow or ice, belts on your snow blower can either come off or even break. Correcting this problem is not as complicated as it seems. Purpose How to re-seat or replace the auger belt on a John Deere 1330SE Snow Blower. Applicability This solution should apply to […]
We’ve been having a brutal winter with lots of heavy snow so I figured I’d make some lemonade out of lemons by building a monstrous, 6 feet high snow tubing slope with 45 ft of runway for my kids (see pix 1 pix 2). Well, I was successful but at the cost of breaking my […]
With peak hurricane season bearing down to mid-Atlantic residents, everyone living in such areas should prepare for the “what-if” emergency scenario. As you may be aware, I ended up losing power for 14 days during 2012 Hurricane Sandy and the only saving grace was my Briggs and Stratton backup portable generator. However, although my “emergency […]
After being burned by Hurricane Sandy, I decided to upgrade my Briggs & Stratton Storm Responder (5500 Running Watts) to a something that is more powerful. Based on my experience of waking up every day at 3am to wait over 1.5 hours to fill up two, 5 gallon gas tanks, I came up with a […]
This article shows you how to get your Generac Wheelhouse 5500 / 5550 portable generator up and running when it has been sitting around for a while with stale gas.