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How to test a capacitor.

How to test a capacitor.

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Jan 26th 2022

Capacitors aid in the starting and or running of AC electric motors, over time they do degrade and will need to be replaced. In this article we will show you how to test a capacitor with a multi-meter … read more
MAG-1000 Lawn Mower Blade Balancer Model Generations

MAG-1000 Lawn Mower Blade Balancer Model Generations

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on Jan 19th 2022

In this article we will provide you with the information to be able to roughly date when your Magna-Matic MAG-1000 Blade Balancer was manufactured. Magna-Matic invented the first rotary lawn mower bla … read more
Unbalance Educational Bulletin

Unbalance Educational Bulletin

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer & Erik F. Bauer on May 23rd 2019

What is unbalance?Too much unbalance causes damaging vibration when the blade is at its operating speed. The following diagrams and information will provide the basics of understanding unbalance so th … read more
Lawn Mower Blades 101

Lawn Mower Blades 101

Posted by Gerd F. Bauer II on May 15th 2019

This is seminar we conducted for Lawn & Landscape Magazine, it covers a lot of information about the process of servicing a rotary lawn mower blade. From blade wear to to how a lawn mower blade cuts … read more