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Old February 14th, 2012, 06:02 AM
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Heading out O Dark 30 start tapping and set tanks, hope I don't get scared in the woods with all the bad animals around
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Old February 14th, 2012, 06:28 AM
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Have fun flat lander i'm headed out in a few also to work on releaser and tap in the last 111 on vac then to chase leads for a bit cant wait hope the sap runs wishing to boil by friday night.
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Old February 14th, 2012, 06:46 AM
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I have 1900 left to go. heading out in an hour to start on that.

Flat, dont worry about the animals in the woods. Its the 2 legged kind that need to be watched.
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Old February 14th, 2012, 08:04 AM
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I also started tapping lastnight on another bush. found need more repairs then I thought. ended up fixing what I could lastnight. will return there today after I get some more fittings. All together I believe im at 660 +/- or so ,right now, probably another 500 this year and calling it done. Im also looking to be boiling this week, watching the weather very closly now a days. Good luck everyone.

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Old February 27th, 2012, 06:23 AM
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i just added 39 gravity and helped a friend add 200 of possibly 350 on diaphram pump
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Old February 28th, 2012, 09:16 PM
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I am going to throw in another dozen sacks here and there. they are the only things I am getting sap from at the moment..gettign alittle concerned about having tapped so early now. I ahve been tapped exactly 2 weeks today and on my gravity have probably only gotten 25 gallons of sap out of the 105 taps that are on it! Urgh!
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Old February 28th, 2012, 10:44 PM
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I am going to throw in another dozen sacks here and there. they are the only things I am getting sap from at the moment..gettign alittle concerned about having tapped so early now. I ahve been tapped exactly 2 weeks today and on my gravity have probably only gotten 25 gallons of sap out of the 105 taps that are on it! Urgh!
yea me too on the concerned part of tapping to early
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Old February 28th, 2012, 10:53 PM
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I am going to throw in another dozen sacks here and there. they are the only things I am getting sap from at the moment..gettign alittle concerned about having tapped so early now. I ahve been tapped exactly 2 weeks today and on my gravity have probably only gotten 25 gallons of sap out of the 105 taps that are on it! Urgh!
You are all good ADK if I recall correctly you have new everything and check valves too. When you pull those taps at seasons end it will look like you just drilled the holes.
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