Since before Hurricane Ike came to town, we lost electricity. The generator
has been my close friend for about 6 days.
My generator is a 6500 watt 13 hp JEWEL. It takes 5 gallons of regular
gas and burns at a rate of 12 – 13 hours at a pop. If you time it right,
you do not have to run out in the middle of the night to re-fill the tank.
I have learned alot about generators these days due to the parents going
kaput on Sunday night. Theirs just simple wore out from years of use. It
blew out the muffler, starting blowing oil, and then found copper windings (more…)