Homelite Jacobsen Snowblower
- LENGTH: 19"
- MOUNTING HOLES: 1/4"
- WIDTH: 2"
Choosing a Small Farm TractorFebruary 21, 2008 - Mother Earth News
Powered by a hefty 10 to 20 horses and a multi-speed/high-torque automatic transmission, a tractor with attachments can do a better job at several times the speed, but at a fraction of the total cost of equivalent single-purpose machines. In effect...
Jacobsen Snowblower Cold Start
Homelite HM520ES Snow Blower running and stalling out.
Homelite HM520ES snow blower stalling when choke is on.
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Motorized ObsessionsJHU Press. 2007
From dirt bikes and jet skis to weed wackers and snowblowers, machines powered by small gas engines have become a permanent—and loud—fixture in American culture. But fifty years of high-speed fun and pristine lawns have not come without cost. In the first comprehensive history of the small-bore engine and the technology it powers, Paul R. Josephson explores the political, environmental, and public health issues surrounding one of America's most dangerous pastimes. Each chapter tells the story of an ecosystem within the United States and the devices that wreak havoc on it—personal watercraft (PWCs) on inland lakes and rivers; all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) in deserts and forests; lawn mowers and leaf blowers in suburbia. In addition to environmental impacts, Josephson discusses the...