Visit to Gale Mining Yesterday

Visit to Gale Mining Yesterday

PostBy: Dave 1234 On: Fri. Apr. 21, 2017 1:10 pm

My son and I stopped in at Gale mining to meet fifthg . We were on our way home , driving Rt. 81 north from Carlisle.
Fifthg is a member here and a really good guy . We got to see the inside of his breaker house and look over the coal sizes he had in stock .

The coal was nice and clean, shiney, no junk, and easy to get to. I liked the sizing , he can load up to 18 tons directly from the breaker. So it never has to be handled twice.

Great ppl and place to pick up some quality coal. Only a mile off Rt. 81.

Dave :yes:
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Stoker Coal Boiler: 1948 International boiler, EFM S-20 stoker
Coal Size/Type: Buck,
Stove/Furnace Make: EFM
Stove/Furnace Model: 520

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Re: Visit to Gale Mining Yesterday

PostBy: windyhill4.2 On: Fri. Apr. 21, 2017 8:40 pm

I have never been there,i always send my farmer friend with his truck to pickup coal.I have talked extensively on the phone with fifthg,always enjoy talking with him. I have now burnt 30+ tons of Gale coal,most of it the large rice mix,some nut size also. I will continue to buy my coal from Gale as long as the quality continues as it is currently. Great folks with great prices on great coal.
Your post verifies all that.
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Stoker Coal Boiler: 1960 EFM520 installed in truck box
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404 with variable blower
Coal Size/Type: 404-nut, 520 rice ,anthracite for both