Life off the grid in the SW Texas desert. An experiment in sustainable living. NUMBERS AT THE END OF EACH BLOG POST: temp at 8PM,high temp,low temp,rainfall,wind conditions(CalmBreezyWindyGusty).
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Drat! As usual, it didn't rain much today - only .04", Coulda made it in and out of Odessa but just had to stick around "just in case". I don't mind being fully prepared for a storm when it doesn't happen (but it would be nice for one to really dump on TFL for a change). Decided a good waiting for rain project would be to weld up a stand for the big fresnel lens. Working on a plan for a variable position cooking base where I can adjust the focus level for temperature while allowing for the changing sun position. 73,91,67, .04",B