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Offline Gearbox

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Started the OWB today
« on: October 23, 2017, 08:38:01 PM »
I was going to hold out until Nov. 1 . The weather changed my mind 34 and rain tonight . 29 and snow for Wed. so here we go into another heating season .
A bunch of chainsaws a BT6870 processer , TC 5 International track skidder and not near enough time

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Re: Started the OWB today
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2017, 08:48:49 AM »
Started mine after our first frost a week ago, usually start by the first of October but not this year.

A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in. -Greek Proverb

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Re: Started the OWB today
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2017, 11:59:28 AM »
We've had 3 or 4 fires in the woodstove so far.  Haven't even  looked at the OWB up at the farm yet.  Then again we've had a real funny fall here in NH so far - almost 70 and raining today!
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Re: Started the OWB today
« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2017, 12:04:25 PM »
Started mine back at the end of Sept after we had a few frosts in a row and days in the 40s. Then last week it hit 80 so I just let it idle along for a few days, now it snowed last night so I was glad it was ready to go.

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Re: Started the OWB today
« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2017, 08:10:16 PM »
Today was the day, had some air pockets in the lines and water wasn't circulating at the beginning, seems to be working now. Ready to burn. :)
Make sure you know how to fall properly when you fall and as to not hurt anyone around you.
Also remember, it's not the fall what hurts, its the sudden stop. !!

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Re: Started the OWB today
« Reply #5 on: October 25, 2017, 09:31:16 PM »
  Filled the oil tank today for $2.229 gal so like last year I'll wait till Dec and/or much colder temps.
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