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Old 10-13-2019, 09:55 AM
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WTH! I always seem to wait until a cold 50* day to winterize. Pulled the trigger yesterday. Much nicer!!
Anyone else feel the pain yet?
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Old 10-13-2019, 10:13 AM
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I winterized this past Thursday. Definitely better doing it in the warmer temps!!!
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Old 10-13-2019, 10:54 AM
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As painful as it may seem to do it in good weather, putting them to bed warm and dry makes spring clean up a breeze... also cuts down on things missed due to panic - like a local marina seemed to forget draining and refilling with antifreeze before the snow flew.
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I was out last weekend in 50* weather, had a hard time getting the boat to warm up. I don't winterize until they pull the docks at the launch, I also have a heated garage I keep my boat in. Always hated putting my toys away.
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Same for me today!
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Old 10-15-2019, 09:11 AM
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Originally Posted by Ryan00TJ View Post
WTH! I always seem to wait until a cold 50* day to winterize. Pulled the trigger yesterday. Much nicer!!
Anyone else feel the pain yet?https://youtu.be/bG-IVRUoJug
Not sure what you are saying. 50*F is tshirt weather around here. When we get lots of work done outside,

2 weekends ago we hit 28*F. Wore a sweatshirt a few hrs that morning.

Todays forecast for the week. Cold is fine. Cold rain sucks.


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