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Old 06-05-2014, 05:03 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by REWahoo View Post
That's called 'justifiable homicide' in this part of the country.
If it were possible to kill someone over the phone I probably would have done it today. When I called them again I was on hold for a good 10-15 minutes, she came back on and asked if I'd leave my number and she'd call back. Three hours later an apologetic manager calls - the tech never ordered the part! They're going to overnight it to their location and set up the install when it comes.

Consolation is 10% off on the bill. I didn't feel the need to tell them that the power company is paying for it.

We are lucky, lucky lucky... Weather is perfect for this to happen. High 79, RH ~50%, windows open and we're very comfortable.
When I was a kid I wanted to be older. This is not what I expected.
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Old 06-05-2014, 05:28 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by NW-Bound View Post
No, it is not nice where I am, with temperature of 109F (43C). Humidity is only 5%, so as long as you stay out of direct sunlight, you will not be sweating in the shade.

Actually, you will not be sweaty wet out in direct sunlight either because of the dryness, plus the blazing sun will scorch you to a crisp. But it is not really bad until it gets to around 120F (49C).

I really should be up at my 2nd home, if not RV'ing, but there are a few things I need to take care of.
Wow, you're making me feel cool!

Mid 90s here, but humidity dropping to 30% - really not bad. The evenings have been very pleasant.
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