Filled up Jerry Cans and my BMW X5 35d with diesel (25 gal max)

Since I drive a diesel BMW X5 35d as well as an old 1982 Mercedes 300D Turbodiesel, and use diesel fuel in our Kubota and John Deere lawn tractors (not…

Basic maintenance on the Kubota ZD326s and John Deere 330

still waiting for the air filters to arrive from China, but have the Kubota branded oil filter and Chevron Delo 400 SDE 15W040 diesel oil for both the Kubota and…

Archiving a few shared photos from mid-May 2018

…including an “itsy bitsy spider” photo for Annalyn when ordering parts for our now 10 year old Kubota ZD 326s (using my iPhone 7 plus – not bad!) … and…

Weekend fence repair, wood splitting and chores update

…grass mowing is now done with the zero turn Kubota diesel … the hauling, pulling, snowblowing and 10KW power generation is all done with this little 16 HP Yanmar powered…

More wood to split as summer ends and autumn begins

It is hard to believe that we spent all summer mowing and denting our heavy-duty Kubota on stumps … and now that summer is over I’m finally getting around to…

Summer days do not get much better

…… so Saturday I focused on the “want.” Before mowing, I pulled the blades off the Kubota and put an edge back on them (try to do this at the…

Replaced Goodyear Integrity with Michelin LTX MX2 tires

…weekend to replace the valve stem in my Kubota. It would have taken them all of 3 minutes to replace the valve stem allowing me to finish cutting the grass,…

New Kubota ZD326s diesel ‘zero-turn’ mower

…inch ‘speedy’ lawnmower. My first priority was that the new mower be a diesel, followed by a commercial quality build. So far I’m pleased that our new Kubota ZD326s and…

Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.