North Easters

Re: North Easters

PostBy: lsayre On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 2:42 am

Photog200 wrote:The coldest temps I remember here in Upstate NY was -40° with a wind chill of -70°. There was actually frost on the heads of the nails of my paneling inside the house!


Oh my!
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: coalnewbie On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:41 am

Oh my!

The most remarkable part was that was a July 4 weekend.
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: Photog200 On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 6:28 am

coalnewbie wrote:
Oh my!

The most remarkable part was that was a July 4 weekend.

Now, now coalnewby, you are stretching the truth there...you know it was Labor Day Weekend!
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: SMITTY On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 11:40 am

Damn northeast! I'm burning wood today! :mad3:
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: Chuck_Steak On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 12:12 pm

It's so windy here today,
the birds are flying backwards! :o

Dan
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: joeq On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 12:33 pm

April..."in like a lion, out like a lamb." And "May showers are forever gone". We'll move right into summer. We need to re-write that old fable. ;)
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: Photog200 On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:26 pm

:taz: :taz: :taz:
joeq wrote:April..."in like a lion, out like a lamb." And "May showers are forever gone". We'll move right into summer. We need to re-write that old fable. ;)

Yes, lets get this summer over with, I want to try out my "new" to me stove!
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: LsFarm On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:31 pm

New untried stoves are why houoses have sindows and doors.. :shock: :lol:

You have to at least burn it for an evening?? But of course, then you have to clean it out for the summer.. Hmm, got a deck or patio
that needs a heater??

Greg
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Re: North Easters

PostBy: Photog200 On: Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:34 pm

LsFarm wrote:New untried stoves are why houoses have sindows and doors.. :shock: :lol:

You have to at least burn it for an evening?? But of course, then you have to clean it out for the summer.. Hmm, got a deck or patio
that needs a heater??

Greg

I do have two decks, but I will bring it in the house to try it out but the real test is going to come from one of those below zero nights to see how she handles it.
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