Somersets in 'da house...pig stash ready for winter.

Post in 'The Pellet Mill - Pellet and Multifuel Stoves' started by imacman, Oct 11, 2012.

  1. Paul Raz

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    Which lowes did you find these at? I've checked with about 10 different ones in Orange County NY area and nothing, nada, zip, zilch etc. only have Green Supremes. Although I I'd find presto log bags yesterday and grabbed 10 bags, but nothing else.
     
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    I'm north of Albany. This was in Saratoga Springs.
     
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    Grrrrr....this all makes me want to go pellet hunting again! ::-)
     
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    Maxwell is that you?

    Vids of the trucks hauling in the bouty please!
     
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    Getting lazy in your old age there fella! ==c
     
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    Bummer! Keep us posted if you have any updates of Somersets in SE MA.
     
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    Pfft, a real pig would have an electric pallet jack. You need more toys not pellets! :p
     
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    I think he pulled an OMV today. Not on pellets either?!?
     
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    Seriously?!?! Damn....

    Did you still get the "other" thing? Have not looked at new threads. Still checking alerts/emails.

    (Spoiled :))
     
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    Kingston NY lowes got a truck load in on Monday. Friend got 2 tons, another friend got 4 tons and I got 4 tons. wife said 11.5 tons is enough LOL ::-)
     
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    ....hard to resist at 209,... im starting to shake,,,
     
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    Guarded by two (2) highly trained and hungry Rottweilers,.. and one half crazed old guy with several guns.!!!
     

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    Any reports of seeing them in Ct?, weird how they are near the Cape, jumped around us!!
     
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    Lovin' the Mustang OMV...Better add that one to the stable!
     
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    Old wives' tales. I stored two tons of Barefoot on two pallets, outdoors for almost two years and had 0 issue. I kept the original pallet plastic cover on and over-wrapped them each with a tarp and tied off with straps.
     
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    Yeah, I got two tons of Somersets left over from 2010 when I snatched them in Eastern CT. Burned the Green Team and Fireside Ultra last year to save the good stuff, and saved another ton of Barefoots from 2009. Putting dates with pellets reminds me of picking out wines! :)
     
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    So this is my first year using a pellet stove and after much research and forum reading I have realized that of all the Pellets available to me the overwhelming favorite are the Somersets. I also know that i should buy a few bags of each before buying in bulk(shame on me), BUT With that being said I have found Somersets after MUCH.....and I mean MUCH searching and decided to get 2 Tons. With shipping = $488. So if they suk I have seen several posts where people are offering to take them and even pick them up(I will keep that in mind). But at $488 for 2 tons it sure beats filling up my 1000 gallon oil tank 3-4 times a year so I'll take my chances. I may be a pig just yet. Guess we'll just have to wait and see. I'll just consider myself a piglet for now!!!
     
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    Geez,.. now I cant find the thread JT, thought there was a guy on here from Stockbridge area who was getting Sets from Lowes,... Im sure youve looked plenty!!... sorry.
     
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    Paul, I did the same thing. I was trying to do my due diligence, and try different pellets. But, everyone seems to love the Somersets, so when I saw them, I jumped at the chance to buy three tons. I'll probably still buy a few bags of this and a few bags of that to try as I go along in case I am unable to find Somersets again.
     
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    Sounds like a good plan. Better to know whats out there a head of the buying season. Its a good pratice IMHO. Keep us posted on the those Somersets!
     
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    Will do. First bag in the hopper (or hoppah depending on where you are in NE)! :)
     
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    Well. They are finally here. Just finished moving them into my garage. Didn't look like that much until I started moving em. photo 5-1.JPG
     
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    Here are the other ones photo 5-1.JPG
     
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