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    It appears my tractor has no options for rear...

    It appears my tractor has no options for rear chains, far less agressive front chains are available but I don't really think they would help much, not enough weight on the front and the tires are...
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    Happy 4th of July

    I want to wish all a wonderful, safe 4th of July. Please stay safe, don't drink and drive and if using fireworks follow all safety instructions.
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    Since my arch was 21 yrs old, I can see why Steve...

    Since my arch was 21 yrs old, I can see why Steve wanted something newer, a lot has changed in 21 yrs in regards to arches. Steve, why not contact any of the vendors selling new evaporators. I see...
  4. All good plan, just remember to keep it fun.

    All good plan, just remember to keep it fun.
  5. Nice, how many taps do you have planned for 2023?...

    Nice, how many taps do you have planned for 2023? Your next upgrade might be an RO.
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    The width on my Grimm 3x8, 2001 vintage was...

    The width on my Grimm 3x8, 2001 vintage was 37.25", Leader pans which were labeled 3' wide but only 35" wide. I guessv their feet were smaller.
  7. I believe it would take more than one record year...

    I believe it would take more than one record year to flood the market with syrup. Reserves were very low just before the season, and a record year might only get reserves to a comfortable level IMHO....
  8. I used 4 copper manifolds, each was !" copper...

    I used 4 copper manifolds, each was !" copper with 6 @1/2" take offs. The sap entered the hood at the rear of the, on the long side. Once inside it had a cap on the other end and each 1/2" take off...
  9. With a steam hood on my back pan I made 3...

    With a steam hood on my back pan I made 3 different pre-heaters over the years, all before the float box. My last one had slightly over 40' of copper tubing under the hood. As it flowed into the...
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    2 things. Earlier you were asking or wondering...

    2 things. Earlier you were asking or wondering about draw off frequency, just do it by temperature and don't try to time it. Actually back when I had a 2x6 I attended a seminar by Glen Goodrich and...
  11. Not needed, a properly designed ramp and flues...

    Not needed, a properly designed ramp and flues pan boils hard all the way back, why burn more fuel?
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    Just a guess, but ask a local sugarmaker (local...

    Just a guess, but ask a local sugarmaker (local to the new property) if they had significant forest tent caterpillar damage. If the trees are defoliated by forest tent caterpillars, they will...
  13. I ran single wall 12" pipe from my base stack and...

    I ran single wall 12" pipe from my base stack and up thru the roof. Then at about 2' above the top of the base stack I had 1.5" 2300F rated ceramic insulation that was clamped to the pipe and it ran...
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    Too many variables. The biggest being...

    Too many variables. The biggest being temperature, followed closely by the sanitation practices. If in bucket collection, with good clean buckets 1 day is safe at 50F but barely. The best way to...
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    That is in my plans, I have a single tooth...

    That is in my plans, I have a single tooth subsoiler that I used 35-40 yrs ago. Then my only tractor was a Ford 1500 4x4, 20hp engine, it could only pull the subsoiler in dry times, not enough power...
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    Wound care again found and removed 3 more...

    Wound care again found and removed 3 more stitched. Another appointment next Friday. Dr said more stitches may still come to the surface. I was never aware they could hide so well, in scar tissue....
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    Sorry Tim, I'm not an engineer, I just observe...

    Sorry Tim, I'm not an engineer, I just observe what I see in my meters and gauges. Afraid I can't help.
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    My wife found the keys, all is good. I return...

    My wife found the keys, all is good.
    I return again to wound care this morning, at least 1 more stitch was found. They will likely remove it. I've been slowly returning to getting some work done. I...
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    My surgeon was wrong. I went to the wound care...

    My surgeon was wrong. I went to the wound care center today. My surgeon said he had removed all staples and stitches, but the wound care center removed 5 stitches that had been missed. Hard to...
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    Returned to surgeon today, all stitches and...

    Returned to surgeon today, all stitches and staples were removed. What a relief!
    Much more comfortable finally. He did suggest I continue to wear the elastic compression band for a few weeks longer...
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    Still gaining, slow but steady. I see my surgeon...

    Still gaining, slow but steady. I see my surgeon again tomorrow. Hopefully he will remove all remaining traction stitches (2) and all staples (?). I'm getting anxious. Then on Friday I go back to the...
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    Back at my surgeon again today. He removed 2 more...

    Back at my surgeon again today. He removed 2 more of the long stitches and I think 5 staples. I have an appointment with a wound care center on Friday. The surgeon says if they remove the rest of the...
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    Impressive for sure!

    Impressive for sure!
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    Finally I seem to be doing better. In my second...

    Finally I seem to be doing better. In my second operation the surgeon put in some "traction" stitches as described above. He has had me coming in to his office weekly to check the healing. Finally 2...
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    Wow, what a ride. After my Surgery I thought...

    Wow, what a ride. After my Surgery I thought things were going well. Surgery was on 3/25/22. On 4/18/22 I was getting ready to shower and go get my stitches and staples out, but things did not go...
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