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Luckyeleven

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About Luckyeleven

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  1. I imagine air flow would be more important than heat
  2. Wow do you have a massive house or poor insulation? or like to sit around in your underwear!? We've a 4 bed stone house, and have yet to use more than 0.5m3 in a week, heating and hot water
  3. Every time you touch the log its effort. Split on the ground with a nice long handled axe, so that your toes are safe. If its easy splitting, no need to even turn the logs upright split them where they lay. Use the time saved to sharpen the axe at the end of the day.
  4. Start with the simple things they always say.... Bloody clutch spring had gone, chain brake off and off she roared....Farmers.... Very little smoke, not surprising considering how many hours i spent cleaning the system whilst not having the slightest inkling to take the chain brake off, live and learn. Thanks
  5. I can understand why people leave tree work behind, its overly romanticised. I've worked outside my whole career, but nothing is quite as miserable as swaying around at the top of a slimy sycamore in high winds and pissing rain, trying to slide branches down avoiding Mrs Miggins precious bloody hydrangeas.
  6. I think i read somewhere that 80% of people who qualify are out of industry within 5 years. Just passed the milestone myself (at 30) recently and can understand why.
  7. Just been and rinsed again. No luck
  8. Farmer Joe next door filled his husqvarna up yesterday with diesel, it 'ran for a few minutes and then wouldn't start again' I've had the carb off and cleaned it all, blown all the fuel lines out, spark plug tested. Fuel is entering the chamber and being vapourised, but it still wont cough. Any suggestions?
  9. And yet you haven't bought a new flip line since 1994
  10. get the blue waterproof bags from safetyliftingear.com very good value for money, waterproof. Can fit my the whole climbing kit in.
  11. Living in France does that to you, He'll soon be washing his grey Citroen on a grey Sunday morning.

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