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Business, Equipment, Lawn Care

Spring aeration, over-seeding, pre-emergent.

Spring aeration, over-seeding, pre-emergent. I have noticed a few signs advertising aeration and over-seeding.  It’s almost March now and that got my attention.  Couple things to consider.  First, over-seeding should be done in fall.  However, due to last season’s dry…

Exmark Turf Tracer hydrostatic drive
Business, Equipment, Home, Lawn Care

Belt vs Hydrostatic drive

Belt vs Hydrostatic drive. You’re looking to buy a walk behind mower.  Maybe it’s your first machine for home use or for business. Here’s a short article on buying a new machine.   My first real commercial mower was a…

Exmark Floating Deck
Business, Equipment, Home, Lawn Care

Buying a new Mowing Machine

Buying a new mowing machine these days can be a little daunting.  For this article I’m  focusing on commercial machines. There are several makes, models and configurations.   You need to consider how the machine will be used.  Terrain, mowing conditions, hours of…

Business, Equipment

Injection Control Pressure Sensor / ICP

Injection Control Pressure Sensor / ICP.    7.3 PSD The ICP sensor provides a feedback signal to indicate high oil pressure so the PCM can command the correct injector timing, pulse width and injection control pressure for proper fuel delivery. In…

Business, Equipment, Misc.

Replacing wiper blades

Replacing wiper blades. Sometimes it can be tricky to replace wiper blades especially on a truck.  Often times it’s easy to clip the new ones on yet for some reason it can be difficult to remove the old ones first….

Exmark Floating Deck
Equipment, Home, Lawn Care

Mower deck size and productivity

Mower deck size and productivity.  If your in the market for a new mowing machine your probably wondering what size machine to purchase.   There are a few things to consider.  If your a homeowner it’s a little simpler.  Size of…

Equipment, Lawn Care

Dressing your grinding wheel

A must have tool if your sharpening mower blades is a grinding wheel dressing tool.  It’s easy to use and only takes a few seconds to clean or dress your grinding wheel.  There also inexpensive, about $24 from Amazon. Why…

Fuel-stabilizer
Equipment, Lawn Care, Seasonal

Small engine storage.

Small engine storage. The seasons is coming to an end.  Here in the Smokey Mountain region about eighty percent of the leafs are down.  Most of us are still busy blowing leafs and mowing.  I would say by the end…

Equipment, Lawn Care, Misc.

GIE EXPO 2013

GIE EXPO 2013. The Green Industry Expo Is a great show to see the latest and greatest in new machinery and products.  Lawn, Landscape, garden, farm, greenhouse, or DIY homeowner.  Hundreds of exhibits each with a  representative you can learn more…

axke code
Business, Equipment

Differential ratios 3.73, 4.10, 4.88…

Differential ratios  3.73, 4.10, 4.88… What’s your differential numbers?   3.55, 3.73, 4.10, 4.88.   Often times these numbers are overlooked when buying a truck.  However, depending on how you’re going to be using your rig you may want to take…

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