Homelite Leaf Blower HBBL26VN (26cc)

Genuine RUIXING Carburetor for Homelite HBL26BVN or HBL26YBNC Will fit the following models: Homelite HBL26B 26cc Blower (Replace white choke lever) Homelite HBL26BVN 26CC Blower *** Readily Available on eBay Homelite HBL26BVNB 26CC Blower Homelite HBL26BVNC 26CC Blower Homelite HBL26YBNB 26CC Blower Homelite HBL26YBNC 26CC Blower

I bought this little blower for $10. The diaphragm appears to be cooked, but I hope to get it going at some point. (I’m not in a hurry) Homelite Leaf Blower HBBL26VN (26cc) Homelite Blower I found this note online – which suggests I should be able to get it running  Genuine RUIXING Carburetor for… Continue reading Homelite Leaf Blower HBBL26VN (26cc)

Intake Air Hose Replacement

Mazda MPV Air Intake

I noticed that the intake air hose between the Air Filter Box and the Carburettor had been repaired with tape, so I repaired the crack/tear in the rubber with by replacing the tape with ‘Gorilla Tape’, which lasted a few years. More recently I bought a new hose from Mazda Spares, and pleasantly surprised that… Continue reading Intake Air Hose Replacement

Ignition Coils and Spark Plugs for Mazda MPV or Tribute

Ignition Coil Nissan MPV

Here here we go again, after a trip to Sydney in the pouring rain our Mazda MPV started to miss fire. This has happened previously, and so I knew where to start solving the problem. Even so I pulled over at a Service Station three quarters of the way to Sydney, NSW and sprayed WD40… Continue reading Ignition Coils and Spark Plugs for Mazda MPV or Tribute

Why not do my own welding?

I’m Seriously considering learning to weld, and why not I say! It would be very useful around the home, and I will be able use my new skill to design and make metal bases for my cabins. These days you can easily source very affordable mig welders, and a good quality welding mask. Just check… Continue reading Why not do my own welding?

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Luxury Delux Chicken Thingy

Chicken Tractor

I few years ago my son and I built this chook shed “chook house” thingy together. It was a bit bulky and needed bigger wheels to move around the property effectively.  What surprised me was how many people wanted it when I put it up on Facebook Market Place.  I have always thought that if… Continue reading Luxury Delux Chicken Thingy

Fix One Thing Each Day

We all have things to do each day and we feel that we must do what we know before we make our lists that we simply could not do everything on the list because we have a finite amount of time available each day (and we don’t know how many days we have left) and… Continue reading Fix One Thing Each Day

Making a Panel Table

Over the last two weekends, I built  a Panel Table out of recycled timber.  We have a fairly small kitchen, and I felt it would make sense to have the kitchen equipment we most often used more visible and readily available, because we don’t have the space to store kitchen appliances and electronics on on the… Continue reading Making a Panel Table

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