I agree. The wire from the switch tends to get cut as the anti-vibration springs mean the handle moves to/away from the main housing. I used some new wire and a couple of connectors and it has worked since."
"I bought some small plastic 100ml screw top bottles from ebay and funnel oil from Stihl's 5l container into them. You get cheaper oil by buying the 5 litre oil but keep the convenience of a one-shot container. The screw top means the oil…"
Despite working in gardens with lots of Box topiary and hedges in and around Nottingham for over five years, I have never come across Box Blight 'in the flesh'.Can anyone confirm whether my lucky run has come to an end?This is one of a pair of Box cones either side of a doorway:…See More
"4-mix valves need adjusting after a certain number of hours as per the user manual. I did mine this Saturday on a 5 year old KM100R. The difference in effort required to start is night-and-day. It now starts first pull either hot or cold . I thought…"
"Well I don't think her nationality has a great deal to do with things. Maybe the Americans are ahead of us in that regard.
Here's a more complete text from her scientific paper, rather than the magazine article:
Nitrogen deficiency. A…"
"Are they too wet or too dry? The holes could be acting as sumps and flooding or the lot could be too dry. I would remove the weeds and put a mulch down -- any nitrogen robbery only takes place on the thin layer of soil/mulch interface, it won't…"