It may seem obvious that most people know how to start a snow blower safely but the truth is a lot of people search for this very exact term every month because people like you probably just purchased your first snow blower and you want to ensure you start it properly. I applaud you for taking the time to educate yourself
Contractors have specific requirements for a competent jobsite table saw. A contractor table saw needs to be portable, yet still provide the stability and power to get the job done. For these reviews, we’ve looked for the best contractor table saws, offering everything you need in terms of quality, performance, and price.
The Böhmer-AG W4500i 2000W/1700W inverter generator has been attracting a lot of attention. It is remarkably cheap for the technology offered. A petrol generator, fitted with a pure sine wave inverter, has many advantages. The greatest of which is the low Total Harmonic Distortion (THD). It will not damage sensitive electronic equipment, like computers. This […]
Anyone will appreciate the lightweight design. The Champion 100692 weighs only 39.5 pounds. It has a handle, allowing you to carry the generator comfortably. When maximizing portability, manufacturers tend to do away with the luxury of an electric starter. This reduces weight and makes the machine more compact. It also cuts some of the cost, improving affordability.
Depending on what your requirements are, you might prefer one 5000W generator over the other. They all have their pros and cons, and even the build quality can vary significantly which is why you should always do your research before purchasing one. Features like electric start and a good automatic voltage regulator are very important.
I’m a complete DIY nut. It started with fixing and modifying my bicycle, around the age of ten. I soon gained a fascination for all things mechanical – motorcycles, cars, and any type of machine. I moved onto electrics and electronics, eventually following a long career in the electrical engineering field. If something breaks I fix it, or at least try.
This article began as an idepth review of the truly unique Makita DML810 and quickly blossomed into a guide of the best Makita work lights. I thought it made sense to give you a comprehensive look into the range of lights available from Makita so you can make an informed decision. In all honesty, typically […]
Because generators are typically used outdoors, you need to be more aware of the potential dangers than you would using one indoors for normal household applications. Typically, the extension cords used with a generator have to handle more current than those used in the home. If you’re using your generator to supply your home during an outage, you need to be certain that the extension cord can handle the load.
By all accounts, the Delta 1300 Power Station is a sensational product, incorporating some of the best modern design and technology. It certainly looks impressively stylish, with sleek modern lines and a very practical…
For anyone looking to buy an affordable 6000W portable generator, the WEN GN6000 is worth considering. This size generator provides a wonderfully versatile balance between power output and portability. The WEN GN6000 has the watts to supply most of our requirements for home, outdoor, RV, and jobsite electricity.
Inverter generators are not always that powerful and can be expensive. The Craftsman 3000i has answered the call for a more affordable, more powerful portable generator providing clean, safe power. Wonderfully portable, with enough watts to satisfy most RV needs, the inexpensive Craftsman 3000W inverter generator has won the hearts of campers and homeowners.
A hurricane’s category on this scale ranges between 1 and 5, with 1 being the weakest and 5 being the strongest. Remember that the category rating doesn’t tell us everything about the destructive force of a hurricane, and a hurricane does damage in more ways than wind force alone.
Goal Zero’s power stations run virtually silent, although they do have cooling fans built into each unit to keep the lithium-ion battery temperatures in check. You can notice little slats or vents towards the bottom of the Yeti 500X. These are meant to help ventilate the unit and prevent its battery from overheating during rapid discharge.
So what do you do when an electrical outlet is not working? There are a few logical steps that should be taken to identify the cause. Correcting it may be more complicated. But we have to start out by eliminating the most obvious causes.
The industrial design of the Ingersoll Rand TS4N5 is evident in the materials used and easy service accessibility. Durable cast iron construction makes for a tough and reliable pump. It should be good for 15,000 hours plus, without any hassles.
When considering a portable battery power station, there will always be a play-off between portability vs power and battery storage. Higher wattage and a large battery will obviously make for a heavier, bulkier product. The Westinghouse iGen160s is a winner in the portability category. Not so much if you need more power or battery time. You can carry it around like a portable radio and take it anywhere.
One reason why I rate Westinghouse generators so highly is the incredible fuel economy they offer. The Westinghouse iGen2600 takes this to even greater heights, when compared some of their other generators, which are all well above average when looking at economy.