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    Why not sugar water in tires instead of beet juice?

    You would have to dissolve seven pound of sugar in a gallon of water to get fifteen pounds per gallon. that is a lot. Not sure you could do it at room temperature. Guess I could take a gallon of water, and a ten pound bag of sugar, and put it in a five gallon cooler with my sou vide heater...
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    Why not sugar water in tires instead of beet juice?

    engIneers at Hobas pipe told me that they can make a pipe to carry any liquid, at any temp. they had bought the US rights to pipe 40% Hydrochloric Acid, at 185F.
  3. J

    Wooden Fence Posts

    Cedar, redwood, black locust, white oak and treated Doug fir make good fence posts
  4. J

    Rear wheel spacers

    I put them on my T233, and they help. I got mine through. Bro-Tek
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    Increased traffic on country road.

    Get some of the fiberglass right of way markers and place them on the right of way. If you calll your county commissioner, you might get the county to install them.
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    California Targets Private Property With Latest Water Well Fees, Charges: Report

    Southern Nevada Water Authority got authority to charge well users in the Las Vegas Basin, recharge fees. They pioneered recharge wells in late 70s, when most geologists and hydrologists were saying it couldn’t be done. They would pump down recharge wells, drilled throughout the valley.
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    California Targets Private Property With Latest Water Well Fees, Charges: Report

    E every water basin in the nation has overdraw issues, whether it is a surface water, or ground water basin. The problem lies in convincing people how critical fresh water is, and the need to protect, and conserve it.
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    California Targets Private Property With Latest Water Well Fees, Charges: Report

    Biden administration, requested, and Congress approved funding to transition all of the permanent Federal Government seasonal fire fighters to year round, and more project funding to plan and implement fuel thinning projects. We‘ll have to wait and see where it goes. The FS has been fighting...
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    Are you a prepper?

    My fear is that one of the nations making all of aour command and control computers for the critical infrastructure has hidden nonsense triggers deep in the firmware. The first time we went to Iraq, their entire air defense and control radar system went nuts, showing planes that weren’t...
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    Are you a prepper?

    It is pretty much build a bed of coAl’s, and keep adding charcoal. You can make charcoal with an old pressure cooker.
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    Are you a prepper?

    I’m diabetic. Best case scenario is 90-days if I just refilled my insulin. I have enough food for me to make it 90-days. Mostly freeze dried or MCW MREs. Creek on the corner of the lot runs year round.
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    Solenoid

    Some of the solenoids have a copper disc and contacts, built into the solenoid. You can disassemble them and clean up the contacts and the disc, and repair them. Good luck.
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    Solenoid

    Do you have good ground?
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    Increased traffic on country road.

    Is there an undeveloped right of way where they showed a road? Folks around here subdivide into 5-acre lots(minimum for the agg exemption and donate the right of ways to the county So they dont get taxed on it. And, continue farming it.
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    Liquid in tires

    Are you certain it isn’t actually a molasses? De-sugared extract of the beet pulp, sure sounds like Molasses to me.
 
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