How to Change a Chainsaw Blade / Saw Chain

Changing a Chainsaw Saw Chain is easy. Most chain saws are pretty similar in design in this video we’ll be using a Husqvarna 435 Chainsaw. Main tips to consider, make sure the chain saw is off (for all you “safety” commenters), make sure the chainsaw brake is in the “off” position – front hand bar […]

Keep Pipes, Wells, Hoses, and RV Camper Water Lines from Freezing

Keep pipes from freezing. How to keep outdoor pipes, plumbing, hoses, RV or Camper Water lines, live stock water lines, well pipes, and irrigation lines from freezing. Freezing temperatures can quickly cause problems on your farm or ranch. In this video we’ll show you how to defrost those lines, and keep them from freezing. You’ll […]

Building a Pasture or Board Fence

Building fences with Ranch Hand Tips, in this video we’ll show you some tips for building a board fence, digging holes, aligning and leveling posts, installing fence boards, painting the fence, and strengthening the fence. Porter Cable Battery Power Tool Set

Temporary Power Pole Installing Circuits for RV and Well Pump

Installing additional circuits for an RV or Travel Trailer Camper and a Submersible Well Pump to a Temporary Power Pole Service. We’ll be using a 30 AMP 120 break and 30 AMP RV plug box for the Camper and a double 30 AMP breaker for our 240 Well Pump. Presented by Rankin Ranch’s Ranch Hand […]

Riding Mower Blade Replacement

Changing the blades on a Husqvarna Riding Mower or Lawn Tractor with Charlie Rankin and Rankin Ranch’s Ranch Hand Tips. Changing the blades on your riding mower is simple and easy, in this video we’ll break it down and show you how it’s done in just a couple simple steps. Husqvarna Blades

Husqvarna Riding Mower Spindle Assembly Repair

Ranch Hand Tips hits home with this everyday riding mower repair. Watch as Charlie walks you through the repair and replacement of the spindle assembly on a 48″ Husqvarna Lawn Tractor. This is one of the most common deck repairs to a riding mower. Husqvarna Spindle Assembly / Mandrel Assembly #husqvarna #ridingmower #lawnmower #gardentractor […]

How to Repair Tractor Tire Inner Tube

Previously on Ranch Hand Tips we showed you the easy way to repair a tractor tire, pull it off and haul it to a tire shop. Today we’re going to show you how to change your own inner tube. It’s a super simple process, but there are some funny little frustrations so hopefully by watching […]

Ford Truck (F150,F250,F350) Alternator Replacement

1993 Ford F250 Alternator Replacement. In this episode of Ranch Hand Tips we’ll be replacing an alternator in our old farm truck which is a 1993 Ford F250 4X4. Alternators are all pretty similar, so whether you are driving an F250, F150, F350, Silverado or Sierra, 1500, 2500, 3500, or whatever make and model, hopefully […]

Repairing Universal Joint Cross & Bearing

Repairing Universal Joints for Tractor and Implement PTO shafts. Setting the Universal Joint in the Yokes and attaching Yokes to shafts. -Ranch Hand Tips A universal joint, or universal coupling, U-joint, Cardan joint, Hardy-Spicer joint, or Hooke’s joint, is a joint or coupling in a rigid rod that allows the rod to ‘bend’ in any […]