Just getting the machine prepped for this winter I have not been able to find a threaded pipe either with a fine thread size 10mm. Should have came factory with one installed. Was hoping to be able to find the size on-line. The oil drain plug is not part of the engine it is a scag part. The Drainzit is a great deal! Drainzit oil drain hoses allow you to change the oil in your small, gas and diesel powered engines without tipping, dismounting, or modifying your engine in any way.
But I think it is more difficult to find. Here is a list of retailers with locations across the U. Less than 10 bucks in fittings from your local plumbing supply or auto store and you can achieve the same thing. According to the only place that claimed to have the 1420K Drainzit, the thread is M20x2. If you only change the oil once a year, as many do, it is not that big of a deal. But this is sort of like buying double ply toliet paper and splitting it into 2 rolls for the same price.
Such adaptors are often found at a good auto parts store or a plumbing supply. Ideal for indoor and outdoor use in the home shop and construction job site applications. Be sure to contact us if anything seems unusual with the progress of the shipment. In light of this the Drain Zit wins. This makes draining the oil so much easier without chance of spilling oil.
I do understand your points. Included in your email will be a tracking number for your shipment. I just did a quick Goolge and come up with this drain plug that comes in a m10-1. The most important thing to remember about truck freight is that you should inspect the package at the time of delivery. This forum is blocking me from posting a link to the Drainzit site since I don't have the required number of posts, but you can Google it if you want.
This simply insures that if there is any damage, it will be easy to take care of the problem. Unfortunately, I just changed the oil and don't want to pull the plug to measure it right now. Drainzit hoses are custom-designed to be easy to use and install. This hose comes equipped with two factory-installed steel universal couplings. If so you have to take the old one out and replace and put it in new engine LawnMowerForum is a lawn care and mowing community where members share knowledge and experience about owning, operating, and repairing mowing equipment, as well as caring for their lawns! Prior to using this, oil changes were a mess,oil went everywhere!! Just some ideas that are a bit more economical and allow you to optimize it for your application. Looks like they just sell to there reseller network. According to the only place that claimed to have the 1420K Drainzit, the thread is M20x2.
Every one has a different financial situation and time constraints. If you are changing your oil several times through out the winter it may make a lot of sense to use the drainzit or make your own. Just buy a drainzit for the Honda engine with the 10mm it fits. You need to make sure there is enough wall thickness to open it up! Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. It doesn't seem too bad for a once a year activity.
Drainzit is easy to install, simple to use and requires no engine modification. Unfortunately, there is no customer support number for Drainzit. Anyone know the thread size of the oil plugs on the engine? Next time I go to my local Auto part store I will take a look for such fittings and let you know what I find. Sorry if you feel mislead. I doubt this will be in your auto parts store and would likely be an internet purchase. .
Is there a tool or another way to get a good nice snug fit without having to loosen and lift the engine? Drainzit oil hoses make changing oil easier and cleaner. I did mine when the engine needed an oil change. Plus you still got to install the Clarence kit into your snowblower unlike the prethreaded to the correct size just bolt in the drain hole of your engine and your done of the Drainzit. Durable alternative to heavier rubber and less flexible plastic hoses. Drainzit oil hoses are meant to save you time and save the environment! I was able the get a vise grip on it and i think i got it tight before the visegrip started to slip. Bob Cordes, the inventor of Drainzit oil hoses, came up with this idea over 10 years ago after being frustrated with the mess and hassle of draining the oil in his gas-powered pressure washer. Drainzit oil hoses make changing oil easier and cleaner.
The End of messy oil changes. It has a valve built-in and a barb for a hose connection. Here is were I saved my money. I do realize that the kawasaki joint part allows very little clearance above the frame for tightening purpose. But I think it is more difficult to find.