Where's the Cloud?
“To the cloud!” cries the frustrated computer user in a recent TV ad when the flight got canceled.
“The cloud is everywhere!” touts the service providers trying to sell the latest and greatest white puffy stuff.
Since that wonderful moment, the entire country has gassed up their lawn mowers, weed eaters, and yes, emergency generators with ethanol-laden fuel. It works great as long as it is used every day, like the automobiles.
Let it sit for a couple of days, or weeks, or months, and that same, wonderful ethanol eats away at rubber seals and tubing, and breaks down gasoline leaving lacquer components to settle in the bottom of gas tanks, carburetor bowls and low spots in fuel lines.