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by randee
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: General Message Forum
Topic: projects
Replies: 6
Views: 92

Re: projects

I just got a big fresnel lens - so I'm going to make a solar forge. A fresnel lens is one of those cheap plastic magnifying lenses that has all the ridges and circles. They come on rear projection TVs. Reading that they can heat up to 2500°. Should melt aluminum well enough I hope.
by randee
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

Same here... 30's, but snow in the air and the fog is freezing a slick layer of ice on everything.
by randee
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

winger wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:05 pm
randee wrote:
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:44 pm
For this time of year, that's a lot of miles you're getting in Winger!
Much needed wind therapy!!!!! :multi:
Yeah... :cry: I'll bet.
by randee
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

For this time of year, that's a lot of miles you're getting in Winger!
by randee
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

I can't find time enough to ride Spearfish Canyon let alone a 200 mile ride.
Rain and hail last night, rain today and possible snow tonight and tomorrow! :cry:
by randee
Wed Sep 25, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

Weatherman says we could freeze one night next week. It's too early. We need an Indian Summer yet! :cussing:
by randee
Tue Sep 17, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: General Message Forum
Topic: Sturgis off season
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: Sturgis off season

Usually, it's fantastic! > The tourists are mostly gone > The weather is not too hot (leathers feel good) > The Fall colors are out. > The roads are still good from getting everything in shape for the Rally. > If you want to play tourist, the places are still open (and less crowded). > Rally Rate$ a...
by randee
Tue Sep 10, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

We're finally getting some rain again later today. Parched here.
by randee
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

Oh man, so sad and sorry to hear that Winger. Condolences to you and your family. :(
by randee
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Year Round Sturgis Talk and Countdown
Topic: its only 365 lizzy
Replies: 2142
Views: 331696

Re: its only 365 lizzy

Lizzybear wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 2:10 pm
I hope so..I miss the old days :D
Me too!