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Forum: Conversations 11-29-2017, 05:40 PM
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Posted By Setanta
about 35 degrees this morning and rain, then...

about 35 degrees this morning and rain, then warmed a little and sunny

rode my bike out to the shop that had my tractor for the last 3 months for repairs, have not heard from them in all this...
Forum: Conversations 11-24-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 59
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Posted By Setanta
there is a new jumper cable setup for the new...

there is a new jumper cable setup for the new cars you may be interested in, new cars often don't have easy battery access for jumping, they now make a cig lighter to cig lighter charger/jumper for...
Forum: Conversations 11-24-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 59
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Posted By Setanta
unfortunately generators around here are either...

unfortunately generators around here are either new or junk. lots of people wanting $300 or more for their used generators with their guarantee that it worked 10 years ago the last time they fired it...
Forum: Conversations 11-23-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 59
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Posted By Setanta
cold and cloudy, don't know how cold, just know...

cold and cloudy, don't know how cold, just know all the water outside froze to ice

replaced my generator with a slightly larger one, I owe $550 to my friend who owns the shop (was his last old...
Forum: Conversations 11-17-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
sunny and around 40 degrees I went from a...

sunny and around 40 degrees

I went from a lack of water to having too much water, the artesian well flows out at about a gallon a minute and part of the yard is now flooded. got to dig a ditch...
Forum: Conversations 11-16-2017, 08:12 PM
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Posted By Setanta
heavy rain, high wind, about 35 degrees ...

heavy rain, high wind, about 35 degrees

took less than 3 hours to have the well drilled, they put in a 140 foot well that turned out to be artesian. so my biggest concern has been taken care...
Forum: Conversations 11-16-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
partly cloudy, windy, around 35 degrees ...

partly cloudy, windy, around 35 degrees

finally got a well driller to show up, after I gave up on the one that's been screwing around procrastinating since august I called everyone else in the...
Forum: Conversations 11-13-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
cloudy and in the 30s was out splitting...

cloudy and in the 30s

was out splitting wood all day, and was splitting and reorganizing racks of firewood all day yesterday, and loading firewood into trucks the day before that on a sale to a...
Forum: Conversations 11-11-2017, 09:07 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
deep cold around 5 degrees, not a cloud in the...

deep cold around 5 degrees, not a cloud in the sky at first light

lost 2 chickens to the unseasonable cold, they were runts that never got more than 1/4 the size of their siblings (and they...
Forum: Conversations 11-10-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
I say something similar. if you got time to...

I say something similar. if you got time to complain then you got time to do something about it, while I been stressing over the water source concerns I DO have solutions available (and I approached...
Forum: Conversations 11-09-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
oddly self reliance magazine has an article I...

oddly self reliance magazine has an article I wrote (don't remember which issue) about digging a swamp well on my previous lot. they are not that great but are improvments when nothing better is...
Forum: Conversations 11-09-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 59
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Posted By Setanta
sunny, about 28 degrees, have ice on top of the...

sunny, about 28 degrees, have ice on top of the rain barrels.

burned branch piles all day yesterday, got rid of 6 large ranch piles. the day before that I made gravel for the driveway.

...
Forum: Conversations 11-06-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
cloudy and rainy both tractors and the...

cloudy and rainy

both tractors and the atv need work, have not sold any firewood, and been waiting for 3 months for a well driller who just gives bullshit excuses for not showing up. would have...
Forum: Conversations 11-04-2017, 03:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
cloudy, around 38 degrees sent both my...

cloudy, around 38 degrees

sent both my chainsaws and generator to the repair shop and borrowed the shop owners truck to run to town for some supplies. he fixed one saw, but needs to order parts...
Forum: Conversations 11-01-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,151
Posted By Setanta
November 2017

heavy cloud cover, cold and wet, around 38 I think

went to the transfer station yesterday, took most of the day by tractor, cost $15 to get rid of 6 months of trash, also picked up a nice chest...
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