How to measure your chainsaw bar? This is a very common question that our readers want to know so we’ve put together this guide, filled with facts and advice on measuring your chainsaw bar.
When is the best time to buy a snow blower? Well, there are many ways to answer the question. I’m going to give you a variety of guidelines to think about before purchasing a snow blower. I feel that most people searching for the best time to buy a snow blower are likely thinking about […]
What’s the best brand? — Honda vs Yamaha generator. This is a passionate debate on both sides of the fence. In this article we hope to provide you with some concrete ideas to think about. You can’t go wrong with either a Honda or a Yamaha portable generator, but in the end what sets these […]
My Generator won’t Start, what’s wrong? This is a common problem that many generator owners eventually have. Let’s face it, for any product with an engine, eventually it won’t start. Whether it’s a chainsaw, a car or a portable generator — what do you do when your generator won’t start?
What is chainsaw kickback? How do you prevent it? Kickback is the unexpected reaction that causes the chainsaw bar to jump off an object toward you. Kickback can happen very suddenly. It is when the chainsaw either swings back or jumps back at the user. Even a stationary chain will cut flesh. It is essential […]
Learning how to use a chainsaw properly is a wise investment of your time because not only are chainsaws one of the most common power tools or homeowners but they are also the most dangerous tools. We cover every aspect to operating a chainsaw to give you the knowledge to cut safely and efficiently.
What is a generator? The basic definition of a generator would be a device that converts mechanical energy into electric energy. This is a technical way of putting things and covers all generators, except a solar generator which works very differently to any conventional means of generating electricity.
How to use a generator? Well, there are a lot of facets to this question, which is why we felt the need to write this…
How do you connect a portable generator to a house with a transfer switch? Can you do it? Should you hire a professional? What are the risks? Owning a portable generator has many benefits, but connecting it to your house can be a smart decision, assuming you buy the right generator, like a 50 Amp […]
What is CARB compliant? For over five decades, the state of California has been the world leader in air quality pollution control. Today the California Air Resources Board (CARB) is tasked with controlling and managing air pollutants in the state. This applies mostly to emission levels of harmful gasses from internal combustion engines.