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Boaters: Protect Your Investment and Save Your Season

by on September 21, 2018 0 Comments
Boaters: Protect Your Investment and Save Your Season

For much of the country, boating season is here. And the last thing a boat owner wants is a boat sitting in the repair shop. In an earlier post, we delved into common fuel-related engine problems and steps to avoid them. Here are a few tips for boat owners to help them get the best performance and maximum use from their boats.

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Performance Under Pressure: How Oil Cleanliness Affects Pressure Efficiency in Hydraulic Systems

by on September 13, 2018 0 Comments
Performance Under Pressure: How Oil Cleanliness Affects Pressure Efficiency in Hydraulic Systems

Can lubricant contamination or cleanliness have an impact on hydraulic pressure? We compared three types of lubricants in an Eaton high-pressure vane pump to find out. Read the results here.

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Common Fuel-Related Problems for Boat Engines – And How to Avoid Them

by on August 21, 2018 0 Comments
Common Fuel-Related Problems for Boat Engines – And How to Avoid Them

Engine damage can ruin a boating season, between the expense, the hassle, and worst of all the loss of prime boating time. Boat owners need to be aware of some of the more common fuel-related engine problems and how to reduce the risk of season-ending damage.

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2017 Delo® TRC Champion to be Featured on Jay Leno’s Garage

by on August 14, 2018 0 Comments
2017 Delo® TRC Champion to be Featured on Jay Leno’s Garage

When most people think of Jay Leno, what may first come to mind is his comic career and tenure as the Tonight Show host for more than two decades.

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Parts Protection Comes to Life in a New Delo® “AR” Video

by on August 9, 2018 0 Comments
Parts Protection Comes to Life in a New Delo® “AR” Video

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Drake Davis: Then & Now

by on August 3, 2018 0 Comments
Drake Davis: Then & Now

Drake Davis of Southmont FFA competed in the Delo TRC all four of his high school years. And while he never quite captured the Grand Champion title, he did earn Reserve Champion in 2016, earned Third Place in 2015, and was finalist in the competition all four years.  Drake has earned much more than that […]

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Maximum Protection for Boat Engines: Launching a New Marine Fuel Additive

by on July 12, 2018 0 Comments
Maximum Protection for Boat Engines: Launching a New Marine Fuel Additive

Every boat serves a purpose. Some are for recreation, others for sport, some are mainly a means of transportation and others are for work or business.

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Worse for the Wear: Comparing a Typical Hydraulic Oil to Certified Clean Hydraulic Oil

by on July 5, 2018 1 Comment
Worse for the Wear: Comparing a Typical Hydraulic Oil to Certified Clean Hydraulic Oil

Can a hydraulic oil that is certified to the OEM’s ISO cleanliness standards really make a difference in equipment performance?

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Then and Now: Riley Hanson, 2013 Delo® TRC Grand Champion

by on June 21, 2018 0 Comments
Then and Now: Riley Hanson, 2013 Delo® TRC Grand Champion

In 2010, Riley Hanson had never heard of the Delo Tractor Restoration Competition. At the time, he was a freshman at Melrose-Mindoro High School in Wisconsin and working on a tractor (1949 WD Allis Chalmers) that he paid for by mowing a neighbor’s yard.

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Are you relying on your equipment filters to clean up your oil?

by on June 1, 2018 0 Comments
Are you relying on your equipment filters to clean up your oil?

We’ve posted quite a few articles in this space on the importance of oil cleanliness in reducing the risk of damage to equipment components. Yet we still hear numerous questions. Like, “Why do I need to start with a certified clean oil if my equipment filters will protect my equipment?”

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