Trend M&T Jig...What'cya think...? - Page 3 - Router Forums
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #21 of 21 (permalink) Old 01-26-2019, 06:46 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
Nickp's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2012
Country: United States
First Name: Nick
Posts: 4,429

Originally Posted by CharleyL View Post

I once walked across the Hudson, back about 1962 at a point just South of where the indian Point power station is located, then walked North to the Bear Mtn. Bridge, back across to the East side, and then back to the starting point. The ice was almost a foot thick and it had been 20-30 below zero F every night for about a week. You have had a pretty mild Winter, so far, but you will likely pay for it in February and March. Spring arrives about a month earlier here and Fall arrives about a month later when compared to NY too.

It has gone below zero here a couple of times for one or two nights, but most Winters here have only gone into the low teens a few nights. It usually drops to 25-45 at night and 50-60 in the afternoons. We have had 2 big snow storms in the past 35 years here. One was 10" and the other about 8". We usually see one or two snow storms a year of 1-2" and then a couple of ice storms a year. Some have been pretty bad, but when snow or ice falls here, the afternoon temperatures and Sun usually make it disappear quickly. Before moving here I can remember one NY snowstorm where we had 37" in one snowfall and drifts as high as 11' across a road near my house. It was 3 1/2 days before the plows opened my dead end street, and they did it with a bulldozer. Shortly after that one I began trying to convince the company that I worked for to transfer me South, but it took me 4 years to be successful.


Yup...those are the usual winters. I like seeing NC warming up as we get it soon after that...thanks...

The Hudson, where you walked across, was my stomping grounds for many years...sailed Haverstraw Bay a lot...miss it.

There have been some beauty's from time to time...luckily my position has allowed me some I don't have to worry about it at all...just the cleanup, which I'm getting too old for... If it weren't for my kids and grandkids, I'd be South in the warm...


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
GIVE A MAN A FISH and you feed him for a day.
TEACH HIM HOW TO FISH and you feed him for his life time.
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nickp is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Router Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Modifying the Kreg Pocket Hole Jig MT Stringer Jigs and Fixtures 25 10-02-2014 10:10 AM
Akeda BC24 Dovetail Jig arrived! Michael H Jigs and Fixtures 13 04-11-2012 09:50 PM
MLCS Circle Jig larryc Table-mounted Routing 3 01-30-2012 10:44 PM
Hinge mortising question Dalec Jigs and Fixtures 8 03-02-2009 06:17 AM
Angle Jig bobj3 Jigs and Fixtures 2 08-07-2007 06:44 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome