I Guess My Wife Is Right...I Am A Wood Nut

velvetfoot Posted By velvetfoot, Jul 24, 2012 at 6:27 PM

  1. velvetfoot

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    I counted 31 cords of stacked splits.
     
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  2. Backwoods Savage

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    I'd suggest slacking off a bit until cool or cold weather then get to cutting so you don't get behind! ;)
     
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  3. velvetfoot

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    Alas, I buy the log load. Last winter was so mild I processed a truckload. This winter, I don't think so. :)
     
  4. jwoair23

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    I would very much like to see some pictures of 31 cords, that would be awesome, can you take any pics?
     
  5. velvetfoot

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    I guess. But prob. not tonight.
    I don't want to bring on any increased scrutiny on the home front.
     
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  6. PapaDave

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    Unless he uses 15 cord a year, I think he might be ok.;lol
    Well, relatively speaking.
     
  7. jwoair23

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    Believe me, if I had a nickel for every "eye roll" my SO has given me in regards to firewood I would be a very rich man!
     
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  8. DexterDay

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    Holy!! !! !! Is that "Full Cord"? Or "Face Cord"?

    Either way, thats a Lot of wood/work!
     
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  9. Defiant

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    Photo
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  10. Nixon

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    Heck, I'm a light weight ! Only about 15 cords CSS . But , In my defense , I do have around 20 cords of oak and black locust poles that showed up here this week.
     
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  11. ScotO

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    I got 23 full cords, and I thought I had a problem.....PFFFT.....I feel better about myself now!!:)
     
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  12. DexterDay

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    Damn... I gotta get cuttin... I feel like a Loser. Seems like less than 15 cord and you aint got Chit ;)

    Having a little better than3 yrs worth of wood and still feeling inadequate ...... Yep, thats Hearth. :)
     
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  13. ScotO

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    You make up for your shortage in firewood in your fantastic OCD perfectly organized stacks! I'd probably give up 10 cord to have stacks that perfect!
     
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    Thanks Scotty....I appreciate it..... Really (I am a little to OCD at times ;))
     
  15. ScotO

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    I am too!!!
     
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  16. steeltowninwv

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    wife and i had a spat tonight about the firewood....she says im taking over our yard
     
  17. ScotO

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    And 15 cords of wood is by far NOWHERE NEAR A SHORTAGE.........just for the record. I think your good to go for three years easily, esp. with all the pellets you have on standby!
     
  18. Defiant

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    Bring me 8 cords Scotty and I will come over and re-stack your wood;)
     
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  19. ScotO

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    I almost slept on the couch on Saturday night......she's PI$$ED about all the tree jobs I have lined up (see my updated sig.). I had to cut some jobs loose and reschedule a lot of the bigger jobs for late October/November so I could get our living room / fireplace install finished for this coming Thanksgiving. She means business! Remember fellas, if Mum ain't happy, NOBODY'S HAPPY!
     
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  20. Nixon

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    It's not OCD , it's something worse . I don't have a name for it . But it starts out like this ....... I like heating with wood ,so I think I'll buy a saw . Wow, if I buy a bigger saw , I can cut more wood . Okay, I bought a bigger saw ,so I have to get more wood to justify the saw purchase . Darn , a tri axle is one heck of a lot of wood ,maybe I need a second saw . while I'm thinking about this the old splitter isn't keeping up ......
     
  21. DexterDay

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    Damn.. You have been reading ALL my Posts! ! ! :)

    Thats EXACTLY how it goes..... "Like". ;)
     
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    Scotty, here I thought you were a Tree Service... You have a Day Job?? WTF.....

    I wonder where you get the time..

    Oh and I thought your last Avatar made you look big. This new one.....?!? The Incredible HULK ain't got Chit on you. !!
     
  23. amateur cutter

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    Hey! Get outta my head.:)
     
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    Does too, the Hulk is a really cool green color.;lol
     
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  25. Nixon

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    Whatever you do , don't go looking for other firewood related forums ..... There are some that even plant the seed of modding a saw to get more performance . Pure evil will result if you venture there . Trust me it's a slippery slope . Right now I'm trying to brag up the new 550 xp to the wife so that I can mod her 346 OE . I feel so ashamed .;-)
     

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