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Is It Cold Anywhere?

Post in 'The Pellet Mill - Pellet and Multifuel Stoves' started by subsailor, Dec 8, 2012.

  1. Bioburner

    Bioburner Minister of Fire

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    Hey, I was fine with it staying in Canada. But we need the moisture bad.

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  2. Northwoodneil

    Northwoodneil Feeling the Heat

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    2" of the white stuff on the ground and more coming down. 74::F upstairs, just right for a nap before my phone rings and I go into plow mode.
  3. SmokeyTheBear

    SmokeyTheBear Minister of Fire

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    How are your flamingos holding up considering the conditions?

    They say we might get a wintry mix this evening and changing to rain tomorrow, maybe, depending and such.
  4. smoke show

    smoke show Guest

    just starting here. coming down at about a 45 degree angle, thank god its the fine variety and not the wet heavy stuff.

    I guess I'll go get the kids shovels out of the shed.

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  5. Aquion

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    I turned the stove off at 8:30am to clean it. 8 hours later the stove is still off and it's 71 in my living room.
  6. mralias

    mralias Minister of Fire

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    WOW that's a lot of grass to cut!
  7. TheMightyMoe

    TheMightyMoe Minister of Fire

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    First time it's been over 0 in a month I believe. Stove still needed a bag this morning, but usage should drop down to 1.5 bags a day for 2-3 days, then back to -20. Its a smoking hot 4* out right now.

    However, it's snowing, and I'll take -20 over snow any day -_-
  8. SXIPro

    SXIPro Feeling the Heat

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    Really? I am just the opposite. Snow is a blast.......but -20??? There is nothing remotely fun about that. But, I'd rather be outside than inside.
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  9. smoke show

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    thats only the front yard.
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  10. jtakeman

    jtakeman Minister of Fire

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    Is "A" where you got the stash barried? :p
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  11. Dgopetactical

    Dgopetactical Feeling the Heat

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    York county, Pa here, deer season "firerarms" ended yesterday freezer is half full between my daughter and me. As far as cold weather we are lucky if we had a 29 deg night yet, forecast is a high of 65 on Monday, very mild so far.
  12. Dgopetactical

    Dgopetactical Feeling the Heat

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    I have been still running my stove 24/7, on lowest settings just to keep the chill off.
  13. rona

    rona Feeling the Heat

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    9 degrees 15 inches of blowing snow- no visibility- all highways are closed in Minnesota. Stove is faithfully doing its duty burning two year old Indeck pellets. House is a cozy 72 degrees with the Bixby idling.
  14. smoke show

    smoke show Guest

    Nah, no need for OMV style security out here. honest,hard working, middle class folks around here. not sure where I fit in?

    Leave the keys in the ignition, back door unlocked. If anyone wanted they could clear me out in no time.
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  15. Zackdog

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    Got 8" of snow since Friday night. Today's high was 9° and it has dropped to 4° on its way to a predicted low of -8°. Shut the stove down at 10:50 this morning and started it back up at 4:10 this afternoon. Currently 71° in the house.
  16. KodiakII

    KodiakII Feeling the Heat

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    Minus 3::C here in eastern Ontario with freezing rain coming down like it is going out of style! Should make for an interesting drive to work in the morning if it isn't too bad out...just hope the power stays on!!
  17. subsailor

    subsailor Minister of Fire

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    Congrats on the successfull hunts. But as they say, no pics.....
  18. letsblaze

    letsblaze Feeling the Heat

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    I ran my stove hard for a few hours yesterday and had the house up to 80. I had to dry the fresly cleaned carpets. ;lol
  19. Northwoodneil

    Northwoodneil Feeling the Heat

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    Pretty close to 6" of wet heavy stuff. A few miles in any direction they got half that, just lucky I guess. Going down to the low teens tonight.
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  20. smoke show

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    Neil we don't mind if you take most of it!
  21. jtakeman

    jtakeman Minister of Fire

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    You pirates are supposed to have a map to your booty stash, Though maybe you oopsed and posted it. :p

    Nice place bro! I see plenty a room for an OCD stash. ::-)
  22. DOLLARBILL

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    hotprinter seeing where you live is Santa busy in that deep freeze ? I remember those days back in the early 70s was stationed in Fairbanks would get up and listen to the Radio say Good Morning the HIGH for today will be 60 below ! Loved Alaska but not that ! Stay warm !
  23. Bioburner

    Bioburner Minister of Fire

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    11 below this morning, the wind went down though. On track to use less than 60lbs for a day. Nice to have the 1500 sq/ft of heated floor as a heat bank.
  24. smoke show

    smoke show Guest

    your spoiled, buddy.
  25. Seasoned Oak

    Seasoned Oak Minister of Fire

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    57 today . in Pa . maybe next month.

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