From the monthly archives:

May 2014

E15 Mower Deck Rebuild

May 22, 2014

Spring is in the air, which means that the grass is really starting to grow and I need a way to mow it. Last summer, I acquired an Elec-Trak E15. It even came with a plow! Unfortunately, one of the three mowing deck blade motors was completely seized up, and the other two had a [...]

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Electric Tractor Repair

May 19, 2014

It’s been a long Wisconsin winter, but the snow is finally melted and the grass is beginning to grow. So what do you MOW it with? If you are like me, the less gasoline, noise and air pollution, the better! I’ve had a GE Electrak E10 electric lawn tractor for some years now. It’s older [...]

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Electric Car Power Brakes

May 19, 2014

I was recently asked how brakes work on my electric Geo Metro. I also noticed that every once in a while lately, my vacuum pump wasn’t powering up, so I thought it was about time to take apart the electric power brakes system and examine it. While I did, I took a few photos to [...]

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Tesla Chargers popping up all over

May 7, 2014

Resort upgrading EV charging to two 100 amp Tesla chargers. And I was amazed to see what was in the parking lot.

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