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  1. General DIY Discussions
    Not sure this is the proper forum...couldn't find a better one. Maybe 50 years back I recall reading a story about a canoe with a small egg-beater motor getting stranded out on a lake with bad weather approaching, the problem was water in the gas. One of the canoeists poured the gas through a...
  2. Appliances
    Need to refill my pressure washer with gas. Was looking at this: https://www.amazon.com/No-Spill-1415-4-Gallon-Poly-Compliant/dp/B001PCRFYG/ref=pd_sim_86_2?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=B001PCRFYG&pd_rd_r=F073BQ99TWN5DXNM2T6X&pd_rd_w=OJ9FO&pd_rd_wg=RX5c4&psc=1&refRID=F073BQ99TWN5DXNM2T6X Wondering if...
  3. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    Gentlemen, I'm a concrete newby, so thanks in advance for the help and patience. I have a 4 year old, 16x16 stamped concrete patio. During the spring clean-up, my wife turned over a fuel can and spilled about a quart of gasoline :furious:, which left a white, hazy appearance. The gas was on it...
  4. Automotive Repairs
    I'm going to add some fuel stabilizer to my gas. How much mixing do I need to do? Do you just gently tilt the can or do you need to shake it up? Also, a related question, when I add 2-cycle engine oil mix to gas do I need to shake it up or anything initially, or after it's been sitting a while...
  5. Safety
    From the local paper (click picture to enlarge text slightly). The text from the original article reads: 8/28/2008 "One man was seriously injured in an explosion apparently caused by gasoline fumes in Des Moines on Monday afternoon. Carrol Laverne Uitermarkt, 56, of Prairie City, was taken...
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