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    Those are all good reasons Clay. Yours looks...

    Those are all good reasons Clay. Yours looks nice.
    I have the equipment and gravel for a base, so I will be doing concrete for mine, but I will be doing the concrete with a friend so the cost will...
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    Looks great so far. If I may ask, why a treated...

    Looks great so far. If I may ask, why a treated floor instead of concrete?
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    Lets keep this thread going even though you...

    Lets keep this thread going even though you already convinced me to add a Cupola.
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    20072 Picture of evaporator.

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    Picture of evaporator.
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    I will have about 10 square feet open on both...

    I will have about 10 square feet open on both ends, plus storm windows and a swinging service door. . My evaporator is a 3 X 4. I only batch boil 800-1000 gallons either 4 or 5 times a season. I...
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    Cupolas, Cupolas, Cupolas

    Does everyone have one? Do I really need to build one?. I was thinking about doing a hinged drop down section on the gable ends instead. Bad idea?
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    3/16th on Gravity.

    How many taps should I shoot for on a line? 200- 250' long line with 25 foot drop.No pump. No pump.
    Also, how far should collection container be from the last tap?
    Thanks.
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    Never met a Maple syrup that I didn't love. I...

    Never met a Maple syrup that I didn't love.
    I really have never bought a jar of syrup, but I have traded a few times and received as a gift a few times and I loved it all equally. I did receive a...
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    Actually I meant to post this video, not the...

    Actually I meant to post this video, not the other one. https://youtu.be/VQg8vDBzlYE
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    Planning ahead

    https://youtu.be/ZahHofncupg
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    So I did my first tubing run this year and it seemed to work well but in hindsight I probably should have used 3/16 instead of 5/16. No big deal as I only had...
  11. Thread: Snotty syrup

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    Dr Tim, I value every post you ever made. But...

    Dr Tim, I value every post you ever made. But this one is the one I agree with the most that I can relate to.
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    Tim, Am I reading this chart correctly? 5/16 on...

    Tim, Am I reading this chart correctly? 5/16 on gravity only produces approx. 38% of what 5/16 vacuum does? Wow!
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    Every piece of Bitternut Hickory explodes. We...

    Every piece of Bitternut Hickory explodes. We usually use the maul for those. Its like cracking ice.
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    Michael, you made me laugh with 1 Oak. On April...

    Michael, you made me laugh with 1 Oak. On April Fools day I went over to my neighbors Sugarbush when he wasn't around and tapped 2 Poplars and filled the buckets with sap to the top whereas his...
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    2000320004 Lets see, 2 bags, 2 squirrels, ...

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    Lets see, 2 bags, 2 squirrels, Which one can chew or scratch a hole through first?
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    Washing Orlon bags.

    Do you put the inside out for washing and then reverse them again after washing? Or does that constitute twisting and become harmful for the bag? I usually wash after every 5-10 gallon filtering....
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    How many do you need? I'm in Fond Du Lac

    How many do you need? I'm in Fond Du Lac
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    I think you will have quite a bit to cook again....

    I think you will have quite a bit to cook again. I emptied this bag on Sunday and it is showing that we had a fair run yesterday. I'm 50-60 miles south of you. Wittenberg area but I'm from Fond Du...
  19. Thread: Maple Traded!

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    Hey Jim, I opened a jar last night after supper....

    Hey Jim,
    I opened a jar last night after supper. Very good. I think it tasted a little more like Vanilla than I had ever experienced. Also I think mine has a hint of smoke flavor. I'm looking...
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    4-8 Finished off just about 7 gallons last...

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    Finished off just about 7 gallons last night. I had more niter and foam on this boil than any of the previous ones. It took every prefilter that I owned to get through this batch. Last week I...
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    4-8 I ended up with 20.75 Gallons for the season...

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    I ended up with 20.75 Gallons for the season off of 90 taps. I did have 55 gallons of sap that I dumped, not sure if I had to or not but it was getting pretty cloudy compared to the rest. The...
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    4-5 Boiling today thru Sunday. Probably another...

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    Boiling today thru Sunday. Probably another 10 gallons finished. I'm not expecting much sap flow this weekend but it looks good at my location for next week.. I may not pull everything after...
  23. Thread: Maple Traded!

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    Awesome artwork, I cant wait to see the real...

    Awesome artwork, I cant wait to see the real thing. I'm shipping yours today.
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    SAPTAPAPP still working here in Wisconsin as of...

    SAPTAPAPP still working here in Wisconsin as of 8:45 am.
  25. #9. No wonder my wife is always running from me!

    https://juicing-for-health.com/maple-syrup-benefits

    I've been a type 1 diabetic for 40 years and I see a lot of truth in this article.
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