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Old 06-16-2018, 04:18 PM
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I think he was talking about having to be outside all the time. Most people store them in a garage or nearby shed.. Ikknow in CT the unit has to run at least 10ft. Or so away from a window.
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You're both right.
The exhaust will kill you.

I'm thinking permanent storage. Fits in the corner. Behind side entry door in the garage. Move a couple things out, we good.
My bad, I thought it was more of a permanent installation. I guess I missed the part about the wheels haha
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Old 06-20-2018, 09:14 PM
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Vacuumed upstairs, swept downstairs, swept out the garage. Kept an eye on the princess, running drinks, and guidunk. Sanded the ship for the ship in a bottle. Stopped yesterday and decided to go back a couple steps, scrapping some crappy work. Remanufactured the masts. Put the joint holes in them. Washed away the paint dust. I'll let it dry for at least a day in that hot garage.
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Old 06-20-2018, 10:07 PM
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Honestly...........not a whole hell of a lot.
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Old 06-21-2018, 01:19 AM
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Yup. Didnít do squat but talk to my therapist and cook meals for my young. I admit that I did do the dishes.
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Old 06-21-2018, 12:26 PM
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Therapist. That sounds like a good idea. I've probably needed that, but who has the time?
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Old 06-22-2018, 01:02 PM
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I changed the gasket to the door/tub of the frontload washer. No more leaks during cycles.
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Old 06-22-2018, 02:52 PM
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Took the truck to the shop for her annual safety inspection. Mice
tore her up good. Failed. They chewed up the brake lines, the front pads (I was wondering what the gray powder on the floor by the tires was.) Their piss cause corrosion on vital components. Calipers trashed.
Besides that, they were chewing on wires everywhere you look.
This morning I found the nest. It is inside the air I tank box where the air filer goes. Dead mouse in there too.
On the way the way to the shop I was standing on the brakes trying to stop. We live 1100 feet up and had to go down to 600. I might have trashed the rotors/ calipers on the way to shop.
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Old 06-25-2018, 02:49 PM
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Ouch Irie, they did a number on that truck. I had a red squirrel get in to mine and chew up the air filter and some other miscellaneous wiring. Fortunately not brakes or anything. Also got lucky the insurance covered almost all the repairs and we didnít have to pay much out of pocket.

A few weeks later as I was washing dishes, looking out at the back yard, I saw a hawk swoop down and fly back up with a red squirrel in its talons. I donít think Iíve ever cheered so hard.
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Old 06-25-2018, 03:43 PM
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The garage is like Fort Knox now.
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Old 06-25-2018, 03:50 PM
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Hey, hey!
Got to drive my truck again!
Just 2 days after wife's car has Safety inspection, engine light comes on.
I'm a conspiracy theorist. I'm thinking the mechanics are pulling a fast one.
Wife's calls them. Says her name. right away, dude is like which vehicle? and names each each model.
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