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Sittin' in the dark!

Postby Barnyard » Tue Dec 03, 2013 8:06 pm

Power has been out for about an hour and a half. Fire department across the road said farm tractor hit pole about a mile away. A huge combine with a corn head went passed the house just after dark about ten minutes before power went out. Not much getting done around the barnyard tonight.
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Re: Sittin' in the dark!

Postby Bob McCarty » Tue Dec 03, 2013 8:35 pm

Bill, Put on your head lamp and string some more lights. The news reported some guy had set a new Guiness record with 502,000. They didn't count them, but went through his purchase receipts. :shock:

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Re: Sittin' in the dark!

Postby Barnyard » Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:15 pm

Bob McCarty wrote:The news reported some guy had set a new Guiness record with 502,000. Bob

That is 10 times what I plan to put up. Power is now back on.
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Re: Sittin' in the dark!

Postby dgrapes59 » Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:48 pm

Bill, perhaps you should turn your lights on in zones to reduce the possibility of another outage! :lol:
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Re: Sittin' in the dark!

Postby Barnyard » Tue Dec 03, 2013 9:54 pm

dgrapes59 wrote:Bill, perhaps you should turn your lights on in zones to reduce the possibility of another outage! :lol:

As soon as the power went out the firemen came out and manually opened their doors so the trucks could get out in a hurry if needed (no backup generator). One of them yelled across the street and blamed me. :lol:
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