A quarter of 2020 has passed by. It’s a hard beginning for both of us. People still suffered from the pandemic in the different places of the world. Although it is painful, we will all recovery. During these days, we had more time to stay at home, acompany with families, we can do much more house things than before. Such as cut the grass, clean the room, look after our garden and do more house building. No matter what happened, life is as normal, we have this blief to make our life better. Now let’s get started.
Check your house tools, is there wheelbarrow, mini dumper, chainsaw, mini excavator or any machines? We will choose mini excavator at first, because all soil was deep sleep in winter, we need to wake up them to make new plants. Knowing how to operate a mini excavator will save you time and money on your next outdoor project. Mini excavators are known for their ability to work in tight places. And do you know what a mini excavator is? A mini excavator is a tracked vehicle that generally includes a standard backfill blade and features independent boom swing. Mini excavators are made in different sizes based on the digging depth of the boom and bucket. After knowing the structure of it, we will talk about how to use it.
First of all, Enter the mini excavator machine from the side by stepping on the track and then entering the roll cage.
Second, Fasten the safety belt. This step is very important in case the mini excavator tips over. The safety belt will keep you inside of the roll cage if the mini excavator tips over.
Third step, Turn the ignition key, located on the back right, to start the mini excavator.
Fourth, Located on the right are 2 control levers. The first lever is the throttle to adjust the engine speed. The second lever controls the front blade movement, up and down.
Then, Located directly in the front of the roll cage are 2 hand controls. The left control runs the left track and the right control runs the right track. Using the hand controls together will move the mini excavator forward and backwards.
The following step is joysticks. There are 2 joysticks to run the boom, the bucket, and the swivel. The right side joystick controls the front boom and bucket curl. The left joystick controls the back knuckle and machine swivel.
For now, i think you are ready to operate your mini excavator do house working. But, don’t forget to put the safety in your mind. While the main function of the mini excavator is digging, it can also be used as extra support for stability when excavating on uneven ground. It also offers extra lift capability during lift operations. To avoid an unstable situation, be sure to raise the front blade before moving. The tracks should be on firm ground that won’t give way during operation and the machine should sit as horizontal to the ground as possible. This will reduce the likelihood of tip over and also provide stress-free work for the operator. As the mini excavator driver, you should always wear protective gear including hard hat, safety glasses, ear protection, and hard toe boots.
After knowing all of this, enjoy your house working by mini excavator, i believe this must be a good memory for you.