The Cold Weather Is Here!

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: freetown fred On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:15 am

-4 here on the hill. I wish you'd keep this sub zero stuff up by the lake Rob :)
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: HITZER 50-93
Coal Size/Type: BLASCHAK Nut/Stove mix

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Rob R. On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:18 am

I have it easy compared to the guys in Island Pond, VT...news just said it is -30 there.
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Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Hitzer 50-93
Coal Size/Type: Lehigh Rice
Other Heating: Dad's 1953 EFM Highboy

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: freetown fred On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:25 am

I did some work there many yrs ago, & that was always a REAL cold spot. Motivated me to move down here to Freetown in the tropics :clap: toothy
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: HITZER 50-93
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Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Hambden Bob On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:40 am

Went to bed it was 13*.....Wake up at 5 and it's 27*.....It's a Flamin' Miracle ! We're Balmy little pansies down here compared to you Igloo Artists up there ! The Radar Boys are calling for mid 40's by this Friday ! White Christmas is questionable as we've only got a foot on the ground now. Have a good one,Gents ! toothy
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Harman 1998 Magnum Stoker
Coal Size/Type: Rice-A-Roni !

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: scalabro On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 7:35 am

-1 here in Southwick Massachusetts.
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Baseburners & Antiques: Crawford 40, PP Stewart No. 14 in the works.
Coal Size/Type: Stove, Anthracite.
Other Heating: Oil fired, forced hot air.

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Rob R. On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 7:54 am

Brr!
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Stoker Coal Boiler: EFM DF520
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Hitzer 50-93
Coal Size/Type: Lehigh Rice
Other Heating: Dad's 1953 EFM Highboy

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: ONEDOLLAR On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 7:58 am

7.2 f here in Saugus and the house is a balmy 71.3 and I actually feel to warm. And I am in shorts and a t-shirt. Time to crack a windowstat. Gotta love coal!! :lol:
ONEDOLLAR
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: 2014 Chubby Prototype
Baseburners & Antiques: Crawford #2 Base Heater
Coal Size/Type: Nut/Anthracite

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Freddy On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:48 am

We had minus 17.6F this AM. It was 8:30 before it got above zero.
Freddy
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 130 (pea)
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Reading piece o' junk in the barn (rice)
Coal Size/Type: Pea size, Superior, deep mined

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: joeq On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 7:59 pm

I think Freddy wins. Do we have any members from Vermont? Haven't noticed any yet.
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: Surdiac Gotha 513
Stove/Furnace Make: Oil fired
Stove/Furnace Model: Thermopride

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Greyhound On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 10:34 pm

You have to admire a person that can post temperature in decimal places. What kind of weather gauges do you have at the house Freddy?

Rick
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Keystoker 105
Coal Size/Type: Rice
Other Heating: Lenox Oil HA, Heat Pump

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:11 pm

12 here right now, 66 is the forecast high for next Sunday. No way!!!
Wood'nCoal
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Hambden Bob On: Wed Dec 18, 2013 6:41 am

It just dropped to 24* this a.m. I feel like I'm shafting all you Northeast Freezer Boys by keeping the heat down here ! This coming Thaw should be interesting but short lived. Supposedly a lot of rain coming with it for this weekend. Ho-Ho-Ho ! :beer:
Hambden Bob
 
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Harman 1998 Magnum Stoker
Coal Size/Type: Rice-A-Roni !

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Wood'nCoal On: Wed Dec 18, 2013 10:16 am

Was 3 here earlier.
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Stoker Coal Boiler: 1959 EFM 350
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Magnafire Mark I
Coal Size/Type: Rice and Chestnut
Other Heating: Fisher Fireplace Insert

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: coalkirk On: Wed Dec 18, 2013 10:35 am

Greyhound wrote:You have to admire a person that can post temperature in decimal places. What kind of weather gauges do you have at the house Freddy?

Rick


digital! :lol:
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Stoker Coal Boiler: Harman VF3000
Coal Size/Type: antrhcite/rice coal

Re: The Cold Weather Is Here!

PostBy: Lightning On: Tue Dec 24, 2013 2:43 pm

Cold is coming next week for Olean, NY area!
Low of 6 degrees for tonight...
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