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Who has not ran an ounce of gas yet?

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by smokinj, Nov 15, 2012.

  1. corey21

    corey21 Minister of Fire

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    At my house i am the only one that runs stove.

    Back when i had the coal stove in the house witch we burned mostly wood i had good help now not so much.

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  2. Bad Wolf

    Bad Wolf Minister of Fire

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    Eastern CT
    Went online Oct 2008. I've burned maybe 2-3 gallons of oil in the last three years, and that is only to exercise the backup oil half of the TARM. About once every 3 months or so I'll switch to oil backup for 15 minutes or so just to make it run. The oil is there only if I'm gone for an extended time, or I fall down the stairs and can't haul wood. So far so good. (knock on wood) I last bought a 100 gallons of oil (min purchase) back in 2009 and still have all of it.
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  3. Jeff S

    Jeff S Feeling the Heat

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    Its been about 3 years since I've used propane,my wood boiler takes care of both heating house and domestic water year round.
    In the winter I burn every other day in summer every 5 - 7 days.I love this storage system.

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