Classified Ads Photo Gallery Message Boards Sugarbush Directory Sugarmaker Journals Live Chat News & Events
  #1  
Old January 21st, 2015, 11:27 AM
Grazer's Avatar
Contributing Member
Producer
 
Location: Door County, Wis
Number of Taps: 400
Join Date: Feb 2012
Photos: 1
Posts: 321
Thanked 60 Times
  View my photos  
Default Why I hate Kids

This darn kid took scissors and cut a whole roll of tubing in three foot pieces. she even said "it was fun"
Attached Thumbnails
Why I hate Kids-image.jpg  
__________________
2010 Concrete block creation and 25 taps
2011 20 X 30 hobby evaporator and 80 taps
2012 & 2013 2 X 6 evaporator and 230 taps
2014 2 X 6 smokey lake raised flue and a new shack
2015 330 taps on gravity and 50 bags
6 kids 4 smaller sap suckers
Very understanding wife
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old January 21st, 2015, 11:52 AM
UVM Proctor Maple Res Ctr
Researcher
 
Location: Vermont
Number of Taps: 4,950
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,095
Thanked 688 Times
 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Grazer View Post
This darn kid took scissors and cut a whole roll of tubing in three foot pieces. she even said "it was fun"
Maybe you can teach her how to put tees and spouts on the ends?
__________________
Dr. Tim Perkins
UVM Proctor Maple Research Ctr
http://www.uvm.edu/~pmrc
Timothy.Perkins@uvm.edu
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old January 21st, 2015, 01:09 PM
EnnisMaple's Avatar
Contributing Member
Producer
 
Location: Lanark County
Number of Taps: 4600
Join Date: Jan 2012
Classified Ads: 2
Photos: 9
Posts: 389
Thanked 39 Times
  View my photos   View my ads  
Default

Gotta love child slave labour!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old January 21st, 2015, 06:07 PM
Like Minded Farmer's Avatar
Contributing Member
Producer
 
Location: Waterboro, Maine
Number of Taps: 400
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 706
Thanked 124 Times
 
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DrTimPerkins View Post
Maybe you can teach her how to put tees and spouts on the ends?
That's what I was thinking. She probably read UVM research and churned out some new drops to increase production.
__________________
Tony


Really great wife
16 x 28 timber frame sugar house
33" x 9' home made 8" raised flue with a brick arch
Wes Fab 7" full stack
Tuthill A20, Bernard double
J D 70, J D 450e, Farmall H, TW2HD, Orange saws
Waterboro chrome, twine and a big hammer
Really great wife
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old January 21st, 2015, 06:22 PM
Member
Producer
 
Location: Williamsburg Maine
Number of Taps: 525
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 99
Thanked 5 Times
 
Default

I love it!!! LOL
__________________
525 Taps
3X8 Sealed D&G Raised Flue Evaporator with AOF
Ingersol Rand Vacuum Pump
Bernard Double mechanical releaser
Branson 3510 Tractor
No Money
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old January 21st, 2015, 10:02 PM
Member
Producer
 
Location: Barnet, VT
Number of Taps: 2100
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 892
Thanked 131 Times
 
Default

Abuse....I mean use it while you can. When they get older they have a harder time finding the "fun"
__________________
William Warden
3 X 12 Thor pans on homemade arch
1986 Seprotech 900
About 900 of my own and sap from another 1200
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Wiam For This Post:
ericjeeper (January 22nd, 2015)
  #7  
Old January 21st, 2015, 11:10 PM
Banned
Producer


 
Location: Parker Colorado/Jacksonport wisconsin
Join Date: Oct 2011
Journals: 1
Photos: 6
Posts: 7,188
Thanked 843 Times
  View my photos   Read my journals
Default

Best us of a Sonotube I have seen yet. Now you can take it outside and burn it. I see you went all out on the tubing spinner.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old January 22nd, 2015, 07:57 AM
Grazer's Avatar
Contributing Member
Producer
 
Location: Door County, Wis
Number of Taps: 400
Join Date: Feb 2012
Photos: 1
Posts: 321
Thanked 60 Times
  View my photos  
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Haynes Forest Products View Post
Best us of a Sonotube I have seen yet. Now you can take it outside and burn it. I see you went all out on the tubing spinner.
Ahh you noticed my Sonotube garbage can. And yes the tubing spinner is a work of art
Attached Thumbnails
Why I hate Kids-image.jpg  
__________________
2010 Concrete block creation and 25 taps
2011 20 X 30 hobby evaporator and 80 taps
2012 & 2013 2 X 6 evaporator and 230 taps
2014 2 X 6 smokey lake raised flue and a new shack
2015 330 taps on gravity and 50 bags
6 kids 4 smaller sap suckers
Very understanding wife
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old January 22nd, 2015, 04:32 PM
Like Minded Farmer's Avatar
Contributing Member
Producer
 
Location: Waterboro, Maine
Number of Taps: 400
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 706
Thanked 124 Times
 
Default

I see now. She was just trying to get her skis out from under the spinner.
__________________
Tony


Really great wife
16 x 28 timber frame sugar house
33" x 9' home made 8" raised flue with a brick arch
Wes Fab 7" full stack
Tuthill A20, Bernard double
J D 70, J D 450e, Farmall H, TW2HD, Orange saws
Waterboro chrome, twine and a big hammer
Really great wife
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Like Minded Farmer For This Post:
Grazer (January 23rd, 2015)
  #10  
Old January 23rd, 2015, 07:58 AM
Ausable's Avatar
Member
Producer
 
Location: Glennie, Michigan
Number of Taps: 100
Join Date: Dec 2011
Photos: 8
Posts: 301
Thanked 59 Times
  View my photos  
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Grazer View Post
This darn kid took scissors and cut a whole roll of tubing in three foot pieces. she even said "it was fun"
LOL - Cheer up Grazer. Soon - She will be at the all wise - I have an attitude stage of her life and all Your troubles will be over. Yeh! Right!
__________________
Mike
2x5 F.O. Tank Arch - Wood fired
2x5 Mark&Josh Custom Pans
12x14 Sugar Shack
55 For Sure Taps
100 Not Sure Taps
Reply With Quote
Reply  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 

The total tap count of our members is now: 2,753,283

Copyright ©2009~2019 Sugarbush Info