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, April 5, 2012
Celebrated the annual event by successfully rigging the first of 5 movable shade panels. Frame built from ripped down the middle 2x4's...covered with Aluminet Reflective 80% Shade Cloth...hung via four little pulleys running along tight turnbuckled 1/8" galvanized cable. Glides along quite nicely which opens the prospect of an automated system. 78,90,47,0,B