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designed to deliver top-caliber performance and durability. The 7000 Series engines are specifcally created for consumer applications that require a high-performance engine. The line encompasses six engine models ranging from 20 to 26 hp. The 2000 Series model RH265 has a 6.5hp horizontal-shaft air-cooled gasoline engine, which the company says is ideal for a variety of consumer applications such as pressure washers, log splitters, tillers, edgers and other utility equipment. The KD440 diesel engine is an air-cooled single-cylinder diesel engine, designed to provide reliable performance in tough conditions. Contact Kohler, 800-544-2444 (www. kohlerengines.com). Ditch Witch released its SaverLok System, a patent-pending saver subsystem that offers a quick and secure connection providing the best protection against wear and tear on the drill pipe. The primary beneft of the SaverLok System is increased directional drill uptime, as it is a durable system that is easy to install, and replacement can be performed in the feld quickly. Contact Ditch Witch, 800-6546481 (www.ditchwitch.com). H2O Excel, an all-natural water conservation agent developed by Brookside Agra, signifcantly reduces the amount of water, energy and fertilizer needed to grow healthy crops and turf, according to researchers from Purdue University and the University of Central Missouri. H2O Excel can decrease water usage by 30 percent to 50 percent, thus reducing the amount of water required per application, which in turn reduces costs for families and business owners. H2O Excel can be blended with fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides, is safe for use on golf course fairways, tee boxes and greens. Contact Brookside Agra, 618-6288300 (www.brookside-agra.com). Echo's PowerFuel is a premixed 2-cycle engine fuel that is specially formulated to aid engine break-in Yardage 3-in-1 adjuvant available Exacto Inc. is distributing Yardage, a 3-in-1 combination adjuvant that helps applicators optimize the performance of pesticide applications. This acidifer, penetrant and drift reduction product provides a triple-action method that the company says helps create the ideal pH conditions in the tank, improves pesticide penetration of pest surfaces and maximizes the amount of solution that lands on target. Yardage is available in 1- and 2.5-gallon sizes. Contact Exacto's Jay Houle, 401-651-4000 (www.exactoinc.com).