June 13, 2012

Make Gaskets for small engine howto DIY

MINDLESS BORING:Gasket making at home. How to make home made gaskets to fit small or large, Tecumseh, Kohler gas and diesel engines. In this video i show you how to make carburetor gaskets and intake manifold gaskets for a Briggs and Stratton gasoline engine, but this method will work for most single layer gaskets made from paper or felt. These particular felt gaskets fit a 16 hp Briggs and Stratton that is powering my sears suburban garden tractor.
carburetor rebuild kits for briggs and stratton gas engines can be expensive and contain very few parts other then the gaskets, why buy these? I will discuss a bit about flow porting of these engines for better performance and power. If you had art in school, can trace a line, can cut paper with a scissor, then you can make you own home made gasket set. tips and tricks