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  1. Years ago my Dad set up a gravity fed system that...

    Years ago my Dad set up a gravity fed system that had a pipe near the front of the evaporator with small holes in the bottom side to allow the oil to drip onto the wood. Worked ok but if the oil hit...
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    My routine is to cook it in the evening, put it...

    My routine is to cook it in the evening, put it on the front porch (enclosed) and stir when I get up the next morning. I still use a paddle machine. The porch is cooler than the rest of the house so...
  3. Basically, once the sap is in the mainline and...

    Basically, once the sap is in the mainline and headed downhill there is no need for the vacuum. Vacuum is needed at the taphole to increase sap flow from each individual tap. As long as your...
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    Lee, Call the FSA office in Canton and ask to...

    Lee, Call the FSA office in Canton and ask to talk to Glen Bullock. He will fill you in on the details and set up an appointment for you to sign up. It is first come first serve and based on 2019...
  5. If each 3/16 lateral has approx. 3o ft of fall...

    If each 3/16 lateral has approx. 3o ft of fall from lowest tap to the 3/4 inch, you will have max vacuum on all taps. You will gain no additional vacuum once the sap enters the 3/4 inch mainline. ...
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    I have been replacing spouts and droplines and...

    I have been replacing spouts and droplines and making repairs all summer
  7. With a "flat" bush there is no reason what so...

    With a "flat" bush there is no reason what so ever to use 3/16. You want vacuum transfer to the taphole. I would limit my laterals to 5 or less taps.
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    At a distance of 1500 feet, you will lose most of...

    At a distance of 1500 feet, you will lose most of your CFM's to line friction in a 1" pipe. I would go to 1 and 1/4 at least. I started out trying to save a few $'sand have gone back and redone. I...
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    At least 6 months

    At least 6 months
  10. Dave, My machine is called Electromag Netism...

    Dave,
    My machine is called Electromag Netism Induction sealing machine. I have only used it on my plastic sugarhill jugs. I buy the caps with the seals right from sugarhill. If I remember...
  11. Not sure on the glass but I have been using...

    Not sure on the glass but I have been using induction sealing on my sugarhill plastic jugs for about 5 years. Always seals and the seal can be checked without breaking the "tamperproof". Love the...
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    Thank you Dr Tim!

    Thank you Dr Tim!
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    Drop it Bliss. I don't need your insults! I...

    Drop it Bliss. I don't need your insults! I presented info to a query and you totally misinterpreted what I said. Insulting my intelligence simply demonstrates your lack of said intelligence. I...
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    My buyer will not be buying for Bascom until the...

    My buyer will not be buying for Bascom until the middle of May at Bruce's request. Thank you for the apology
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    Bliss, If I am the gentleman that said Bascom...

    Bliss, If I am the gentleman that said Bascom was closing down in May, please go read my original post. I said nothing of the sort and I would like an apology!
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    So Willie Clarke is an expert in what, propaganda?

    So Willie Clarke is an expert in what, propaganda?
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    I do not sell directly to Bascom, I sell to his...

    I do not sell directly to Bascom, I sell to his buyer. His buyer has said they will not be buying until mid May so I take him at his word. I do not have the option of trucking my syrup 500+ miles...
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    Sorry to upset you Bliss. I delivered a...

    Sorry to upset you Bliss. I delivered a truckload of syrup to my buyer yesterday. Last year he purchased 20 tractor trailer loads for Bruce. He told me that Bruce wasn't buying until May. I...
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    I was told yesterday by a buyer for Bascom that...

    I was told yesterday by a buyer for Bascom that he will not be buying until the middle of May. Other negative is Canadian dollar is at 70 cents US.
  20. absolutely Not

    absolutely Not
  21. Twenty hours

    Twenty hours
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    Call Ed at 315-409-6608.

    Call Ed at 315-409-6608.
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    I freeze cream in both pound and half pound...

    I freeze cream in both pound and half pound glass. Never had a problem with breakage
  24. I'd like to see a comment from Dr Tim regarding...

    I'd like to see a comment from Dr Tim regarding vacuum transfer in 3/16 vs 5/16 with limited slope
  25. There are T's made for it

    There are T's made for it
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