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Drywall Work at the LittleHouse

by on Jul.09, 2010, under Drywall

I went up over the 4th of July weekend to try to get the drywall work done in the LittleHouse Bathroom.  I made pretty good progress, and learned some things that will come in handy as we continue the drywalling of the house.

Drywall installed and primed

Drywall installed and primed

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Telephone System Install

by on Jul.07, 2010, under Communications

We finally got the phone system installed at the Ranch. It ends up looking like this:

Phone Booth

Phone Booth

It has a 20 watt solar panel charging a Marine battery to run the whole thing.

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More Phone work at the Ranch

by on Jul.07, 2010, under Communications

While my friend John was up for Ham Radio Field Day, we took some time on Sunday to test the 900 mhz cordless phone link to the cellphone.

I sure hope Tara doesn’t see this picture…

Phone Test Setup

Phone Test Setup

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A Trip to Town

by on Jul.07, 2010, under Area

My good friend John was up for ham radio “Field Day” and it was getting hot on Sunday, with not much breeze.  We decided a trip into Seligman to get some ice and maybe a malt was in order..

Sno-Cap diner

Sno-Cap diner

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June 2010 at the Ranch

by on Jul.07, 2010, under Seasons, Uncategorized

At the end of June, a couple of friends came up for our ham radio “Field Day”.  On Sunday morning, we all went for a hike up our South Mountain, and there are some pretty nice views from up there.  Here are a couple of shots of the homestead from the side of the mountain…

LittleHouse from South Mountain

LittleHouse from South Mountain

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