"The Little Engine That Could..."


Strictly Air-Cooled Spoken Here

             6V  To 12V  Conversion - Check List

             Why won't my engine start?

             How do I test my Generator ?  

             How does the fuel gauge work and how do I test it?

             Electrical Section      

             A Few Mechanical Hints    

             Gas Heaters      

             Stories:   both Funny and Sad    


About me...

UPDATE 07/13/2015:

University Hospitals fitted me with a new exhaust valve (aortic) and results thus far have been outstanding.


Welcome to the new website! We had outgrown the original location as it only offered 10 MB (not GB!) of storage; clearly, it was time to move on. Be sure to bookmark the new address.


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