Oh, and be sure to report back next winter!:ROF The L's flywheel strap stud is positioned so that when you are ready to wind the strap, turn the flywheel backwards until you feel compression, the stud should be at the 12 o'clock position. THEN wind the strap and pull. They give you one and 3/4 turns before the actual work begins.:ROFIngersoll444,
That is right when you hit the compression stroke your arms get a little longer
Starting a Gravely by hand is where the term "follow through" really began. It did not begin in Scotland with "golf".