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My Chainsaw Bogs Down When I Give it Gas: Why?

My Chainsaw Bogs Down When I Give it Gas: Why?From falling trees to slicing timber, the chainsaw is a necessity –  especially if you are in the lumber industry. The last thing anyone wants is a saw that purrs when idling and bogs down when applying gas. There are several factors may make your saw […]

Which Way Does a Chain go on a Chainsaw?

Which Way Does a Chain go on a Chainsaw?We all know the struggle of having to replace a chain. It gets in the way of progress and can be a pain having to take your chainsaw apart and put it all back together. What’s an even bigger pain is getting everything put back together, trying […]

How to Cut Down a Small Tree with a Chainsaw

How to Cut Down a Small Tree with a ChainsawTrees have many benefits, but sometimes a tree on your property may be dangerous. You may want to cut it down for some other reasons as well. It could be leaning dangerously towards your house, or maybe it is rotting and is likely to fall anytime. […]

How to Sharpen a Chainsaw With a File Guide

How to Sharpen a Chainsaw With a File GuideAfter using your chainsaw, you’ll notice that the teeth become dull. It is normal for the highest rated chainsaws teeth to get dull – especially when the cutting blades run up against materials such as gravel, metal or sand.  For the chainsaw to work properly, it needs […]

How To Clean a Lawn Mower’s Deck

How To Clean a Lawn Mower’s DeckA lawn mower deck is located on the underside of the machine and is the location which houses the cutting blade. It should be cleaned several times a season for a number of reasons.  If you’ve bought one of the best push mowers that I recommend, you’ll find this […]

How To Change a Lawn Mower Blade

How To Change a Lawn Mower BladeLawn mower blades wear out eventually and will require changing to keep those missed grass patches in your yard at bay. A mower with clean, sharp blades will allow you to mow less frequently and maintain a healthier lawn.  Of course if you have one of the best reel […]

What To Do If Your Lawn Mower is Blowing White Smoke

What To Do If Your Lawn Mower is Blowing White SmokeYou just went out to mow the lawn, you turned on your mower, and white smoke is pouring out of it – unless you own one of these mowers 🙂 What caused this fiasco and what can you do about it?Fortunately, a smoke-blowing engine may […]

What Kinds of Oil Should I Put In My Lawn Mower

What Kind of Oil Should I Put In My Lawn Mower?A number of factors determine the type of oil you should use in your lawn mower. The most important thing is to select the right viscosity ( the state of thickness of the fluid). The correct viscosity will help your small engine to be thoroughly […]

How To Tell If My Lawn Mower Spark Plug Is Bad

How To Tell If My Lawn Mower Spark Plug Is BadWhat does a spark plug do?A spark plug provides a source of ignition for small engines, like the engine that powers your lawn mower. This device consists of a threaded shank to install it into an engine block, a center electrode which is encased in […]

Which Side of The Lawn Mower Blade is Up

Which Side of The Lawn Mower Blade is Up?In order to make sure your lawn mower is cutting the grass properly, you’ll need to keep your blades sharp, and possibly replace them. Mower blades feature a cutting edge at both ends. It is very common for people to install these blades upside down. This could […]

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