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Username Post: How long is winter?        (Topic#349601)
gchemist 
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02-11-18 09:09 AM - Post#2724039    

I missed Ground Hog Day and Armadillo Day too. How long is winter? Waiting on warm weather to work on my truck. Had to boost it the other day. Drove it around for a whole day to charge it up. Since it will likely rain all week. I'll have run an extension cord and put a trickle charger on it.

Come on Spring!

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100 CHEVY 
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02-11-18 10:03 AM - Post#2724046    
    In response to gchemist

That's what I'm doing right now!
Batteries,tires and fluids.
Rainy day work!
Mike.

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Liberty Valance 
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02-11-18 02:19 PM - Post#2724090    
    In response to gchemist

Very very tired of the cold weather. So ready to be able to be outside and tinker on truck or whatever.


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gchemist 
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02-11-18 02:40 PM - Post#2724092    
    In response to Liberty Valance

Yup, first on my list is either new front shocks or new header exhaust gasket on right side. Later, after it's really warm, adjust the rocker arm poly locks one more time.

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100 CHEVY 
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02-11-18 03:15 PM - Post#2724098    
    In response to gchemist

Still raining here,but they're predicting low 30's later this week.
Inside the shop is the place to be!
Mike.

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56sedandelivery 
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02-12-18 12:25 PM - Post#2724165    
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Welcome to "global warming". ^This planet has been "warming" since the ice age; I'm not sure these scientists really understand what they're claiming in regards to global warming. Most of them are in dire need of major surgery, an encephalrectalectomy. I am Butch/56sedandelivery.




 
gchemist 
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02-12-18 01:17 PM - Post#2724168    
    In response to 56sedandelivery

Those scientist need to study elliptical orbits!! The orbit is not round. And the earth is not flat.

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Liberty Valance 
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02-12-18 01:46 PM - Post#2724171    
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  • 56sedandelivery Said:
Welcome to "global warming". ^This planet has been "warming" since the ice age; I'm not sure these scientists really understand what they're claiming in regards to global warming. Most of them are in dire need of major surgery, an encephalrectalectomy. I am Butch/56sedandelivery.



I have heard it called cranialrectomitis. Or cranial rectitis. In other words, head up their b__t.

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gnappi 
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02-23-18 03:12 PM - Post#2725366    
    In response to Liberty Valance

Winter? We only have two seasons here, spring and summer... It's always boating, jet ski, fishing, motorcycle and beach weather down here in the most southern suburb of New York... Southeast Florida :-)

I'm not a "flat Earth" type but I read, quite a bit, and if the ice caps WERE melting and the sea were really rising at the rate we are told...

If I ever see the October / November extreme high tide rise touch the stringers higher on my old dock higher than they have been for the last 30 years, I'll have personally seen global warming at work. Not so far! Perhaps the Bermuda triangle is somehow masking the sea rise, or maybe the seas are rising everywhere else?

Time will tell.




 
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