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 Post subject: Re: Wind Farm.
PostPosted: Fri Apr 29, 2016 7:48 pm 
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Number 4 got finished on Wednesday afternoon.
Number 4 got struck by lightning on Thursday evening.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 30, 2016 8:05 pm 
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Raggy wrote:
Number 4 got finished on Wednesday afternoon.
Number 4 got struck by lightning on Thursday evening.
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 Post subject: Re: Wind Farm.
PostPosted: Wed May 04, 2016 10:40 pm 
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Raggy wrote:
Number 4 got finished on Wednesday afternoon.
Number 4 got struck by lightning on Thursday evening.
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carn't that be fed straight into the grid then?


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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2016 2:52 pm 
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Raggy wrote:
Number 4 got finished on Wednesday afternoon.
Number 4 got struck by lightning on Thursday evening.
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carn't that be fed straight into the grid then?

Not sure that the transformer can cope with the voltage.

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 1:47 pm 
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Will you be selling little boxes of your free range, outdoor, locally sauced electricity at the local farmers market?

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 2:04 pm 
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Will you be selling little boxes of your free range, outdoor, locally sauced electricity at the local farmers market?

Sauced?? Any particular type? :wink:

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 5:26 pm 
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Raggy wrote:
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Will you be selling little boxes of your free range, outdoor, locally sauced electricity at the local farmers market?

Sauced?? Any particular type? :wink:


Reggae reggae

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 5:51 pm 
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Are we going to get any more pictures, or have you just moved to the sun now living off the months cheques


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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 5:57 pm 
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Are we going to get any more pictures, or have you just moved to the sun now living off the months cheques

Awaiting more cheques Tel.
Nothing's changed much lately. They'll perhaps have the fifth one up by the time I get home.
Then it's landscaping time. And seeing as we can't agree terms on where to put 18,000t of dirt, I expect to see a lot of wagons carting it all away.

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PostPosted: Fri May 06, 2016 7:06 pm 
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The Pretender wrote:
Raggy wrote:
The Pretender wrote:
Will you be selling little boxes of your free range, outdoor, locally sauced electricity at the local farmers market?

Sauced?? Any particular type? :wink:


Reggae reggae

Raggy raggy?

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Are we going to get any more pictures, or have you just moved to the sun now living off the months cheques


Pilly will be on the phone moaning its too windy to spray all week and Raggy will be saying to mrs R pack yer bikini were off

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PostPosted: Sat May 14, 2016 1:49 pm 
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Well the final push is on with the crane as it needs to be in Kent by the middle of this week. They've had permission from the Local Council to lift over the weekend. This morning they put the final piece of the tower on, and dropped the nacelle on top.
Then the intention was to fit the blades to the hub ready to finish tomorrow. But somehow they have overlooked booking a driver capable of moving the blades into place, as they are parked up in other areas so as to create working space. :roll:

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Raggy wrote:
Well the final push is on with the crane as it needs to be in Kent by the middle of this week. They've had permission from the Local Council to lift over the weekend. This morning they put the final piece of the tower on, and dropped the nacelle on top.
Then the intention was to fit the blades to the hub ready to finish tomorrow. But somehow they have overlooked booking a driver capable of moving the blades into place, as they are parked up in other areas so as to create working space. :roll:

I've got my telehandler ticket somewhere if that helps?

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Raggy wrote:
Well the final push is on with the crane as it needs to be in Kent by the middle of this week. They've had permission from the Local Council to lift over the weekend. This morning they put the final piece of the tower on, and dropped the nacelle on top.
Then the intention was to fit the blades to the hub ready to finish tomorrow. But somehow they have overlooked booking a driver capable of moving the blades into place, as they are parked up in other areas so as to create working space. :roll:


I'm sure JohnnieBoy is available if the price is right.


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Well finally the last lift has taken place. And the crane is being dismantled for the last time, and is on its way to Kent.
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