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    Re: Think I need to deal with this?

    Garret,

    Sorry, one more thing that makes the hair on the back of my neck stand up...

    Look at that larger carved hole, does it have a longer extended seam/crack that runs vertically above the...
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    Re: Think I need to deal with this?

    Garret, If you decide to take this tree down yourself, please be extra careful. This looks dangerous to me, it has such a rotten hollow truck it could slab or barber chair.

    A few things to...
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    Golf course elk.
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    Re: Boiled wool

    Todd, I have a pair of leather chopper mitts I use as a cover when it gets really cold. The leather mitts help shed some water as well.
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    Re: Boiled wool

    Nicholas, that is where I bought these mitts. I was looking at the sweaters but they are cost a bit more than I want to spend right now.
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    Boiled wool

    I found a pair of boiled wool mittens that have become a winter favorite.

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    I came across this article about New England fisherman who wore these.
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    My wife and I are the we, but I am the one who ends up shoveling. I also do our elderly neighbors drive, but that is enough whining from me...
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    We are always thankful for new snow, but I have to admit I get tired of shoveling it.
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

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    Fresh snow today, first time using new cross country skis. The newer waxless base design provided surprisingly good grip for the climbing sections.
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    Re: Fir die off

    Paul, unfortunately this means Cheat Grass in expanded ranges.
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    Re: Fir die off

    Good question, but my concern is for these high elevation species which are so valuable to wildlife species.
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    Re: Fir die off

    Before I retired I worked to support these aerial forest surveys with satellite and airborne remote sensing systems. Other important species at risk in the western US include Western White Pine,...
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    Being There with Peter Sellers as Chancy Gardener.
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    A road trip to Wendover Army Air Airfield.

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    Re: I like bicycles.

    Beautiful Cinelli steel frame track bike. I went down the rabbit hole on steel frames for a while. I found this nice locally built Columbus steel racing frame. I media blasted and repainted the...
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    Re: I like bicycles.

    Yes, Columbus steel with brazed lugs. This was in rough shape when I found it. It was a fun restoration project.
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    Re: I like bicycles.

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    I took my Basso off the wall and mounted it into an exercise roller. Indoor riding until spring. I like this bike, it is my favorite steel frame.
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    Re: photos from my hike - a community thread

    They look well prepared for cold water wading in the slot canyons.
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    I agree, and I learned that the length of the push pull rudder is important. I made mine long, but found I needed to trim mine just a bit to make sure I did not interfere with the main sheet. I can...
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    Some local Bison on Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake. Although with dropping water levels, the island has become a peninsula.
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    Re: photos from my hike - a community thread

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    Not a hike, but our nordic ski season has started.
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    Re: Rememberance Day

    Thanks for starting this thread. I was thinking about my father over this Veteran's Day. My Dad was a Wisconsin farm boy drafted into the US Army when he was 19. He fought at the Bridge of...
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    Recent storm provided a good start for our winter base. My...
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    Re: Caledonia Yawl build downunder

    Please share some pics!
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    Re: Caledonia Yawl build downunder

    Nice job on the interior layout. I like the way you fit the motor well into the stern compartment.
  28. Re: TV alternatives to watching the mind-numbing election coverage

    No, it kind of reminds me of Napoleon Dynamite, except this takes place in Ireland. Good acting.
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    My wife and I started watching Derry Girls on Netflix. Very stupid funny, we are hooked.
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    Re: Caledonia Yawl build downunder

    Neil, I like the option of decking the bow and stern, but I have the open layout in my boat. I like having the open space in the bow, and especially the stern which allows me to stand and plant my...
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    Re: Caledonia Yawl build downunder

    Neil, Great job on the build! I will be following with interest to see your next steps. I also have a CY, which my wife and I enjoy very much. We find this to be a very versatile boat for camp...
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    Looking good!
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    A winter hike through a stand of Engelmann Spruce.
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    Our Great Salt Lake has not dried up yet, but it is historically low. All western reservoirs like Lake Mead, Lake Powell and others share this same fate, 8+ years of drought have taken its toll.
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    First good snow this year.
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    Watching a storm front move in.
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    Re: Photo a Day 365 X 12/2022….

    Thanks for the comments above. This was my first attempt at restoring an old vehicle many years ago. I have kept it as a garage queen since my kids like it. It is mostly original, but I replaced...
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    A nice day for a drive.
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    Re: Making screws

    You got me started down a rabbit hole...


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    First snow
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    On day ten of our isolation. I feel it is time for a ride. I had to redo the butterfly valve alignment to match replacement screws. First run after this redo and it runs well.

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    Installed the rebuilt carbs. Need to adjust and balance. New rubber bits make a big difference.
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    Thanks for sharing. The Thin Red Line is one of my favorite movies.
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    My wife and I came down with Covid. Stuck in the house, might as well rebuild the carbs.

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    Re: Bike road trip in Corsica

    Thanks for sharing your photos. My wife and I enjoyed our trip to Corsica this summer. We hiked the Mare e Monti route starting in Calvi and ending in Cargese. We also enjoyed the beaches and...
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    Came across this interesting video about vintage British motorcycles.


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    A drive up the canyon to see the start of fall colors.
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    Thanks! I am just using an iPhone 12 which I think works well. I may have to upgrade to the new iPhone for my wife.

    I always enjoy seeing your pics, especially the ones with your Griffon. We...
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    Hope all is well for those along the storm path. Thunderstorms in southern Utah.
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    Re: some motorbikes. . .

    Yah, the original windscreen broke so my friend made this DIY version, still a work in progress...
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