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Author Topic: Finally shut down the OWB  (Read 1764 times)

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Offline pineywoods

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Re: Finally shut down the OWB
« Reply #20 on: April 15, 2014, 10:00:25 AM »
I had to re-lite my wood stove. got down in the 30's last night. I could have let the profane furnace pick up the slack, but I've already gone through 2 tanks of propane this winter, waaayyy too much for the deep south...
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Re: Finally shut down the OWB
« Reply #21 on: April 15, 2014, 10:40:45 AM »
59 here at 6:30 AM, now 37 and raining.
Expect snow by afternoon.
Shut down 3 weeks ago when my OWB leak got to require 3 5 gallons a day.
Am now supporting the petroleum industry.
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Re: Finally shut down the OWB
« Reply #22 on: April 15, 2014, 11:00:54 AM »
We had a freeze last night, set a record for the latest freeze so I had a big fire going in the fireplace. 

I use an infared heater in the back of the house and fireplace in the front and the centeral heat never kicked on.  Which is good since the last time I bought propane they jacked the price up by a dollar a gal  to $3.41 saying there was a shortage going on.
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Re: Finally shut down the OWB
« Reply #23 on: April 15, 2014, 11:07:24 AM »
So its supposed to SNOW tonight 4-8 inches, then my Sunday hit 60, next week they predict guess it will be 70's , maybe 80's

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Re: Finally shut down the OWB
« Reply #24 on: June 25, 2014, 08:51:05 AM »
I just shut mine down about two weeks ago.....


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