Monthly Archives: June 2012

Notes on Cutting Plexiglass

‘Needed to install a 4″ vent for a portable AC here the other day, and the only way to do it was by replacing a pane in my shop’s 80 year old recycled window. I’ve not had good experiences trying … Continue reading

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Deer (Lyme) Ticks Have Suddenly *Disappeared* Here!

‘Wondering if anyone else might have noticed this. We’re in the Northern tier of PA, in the mountains of Bradford County, and ticks were *everywhere* last Fall and right through the Winter, into early Spring (cold doesn’t seem to bother … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Feeders and Aquarium Gravel

‘Been an interesting week so far. Among other things, I’ve discovered that skunks appear to hear low frequency noises much better than higher pitched ones, and that our Lab Gracie can hear a medium ‘Hav-a-Hart’ trap snap shut from inside … Continue reading

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