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post #29416 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 05:07 PM Thread Starter
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Its ridiculous. I have learned to live with 78 as our sleepy time temp, 80 during the day, and the t-stat goes to 85 when we leave for the morning.

If there is ever a night where I dont hear "baby, I'm cold" I will quit drinking, sell my jeep and guns and give the proceeds to charity, and then vote democrat on the next election.

I do not understand how somebody is COLD when it's 78. But then again I weigh more than like 110 pounds.


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post #29417 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 05:10 PM
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Ditto, mine was about $135, AC is set at 82 degrees 24hrs a day in my house and I just manually kick it down when I'm home and actually in the house rather then the garage where it's just always 100 degrees. LOL

Pomona is hands down the best swap in the southwest US! A friend of mine that runs marathons said he hustled thru it 3 weekends ago and it still took him 2.5 hours to blast thru the whole thing.

The one I go to is mostly high end stuff. Race shocks, race hubs, race seats, race engines, race cars, etc... But there's always a mix of jeep stuff in there. More and more ultra 4 car stuff is showing up every year too.

Last year Merrick got some tools and seats for his Jeep, Andy got a grinder, I got my bypass shocks and some other stuff. Years previous I've gotten seats, shocks, sway bars, fuel cell systems, GPS, radios, etc...
We're about the same in an apartment. Ours is at 82 all day and night

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post #29418 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 05:17 PM
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That's like heated Yoga room type stuff.....how can you sleep?



Speaking of getting out of the heat....I'm headed to Long Beach right now, something about a Surf and Skate contest too, should be fun.

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post #29419 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 06:44 PM
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This effing sucks!
Time to invest in some more energy efficient door seals and wall insulation!
Ouch! You live in a ramada or something? We keep ours at 78 all the time, power bill has never been over $190. If you haven't used the NV energy site analyzer thing you might want to check it out, it's pretty cool, you can see how much and when your power is being used. Down to like 10 minute intervals I think.
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post #29420 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 07:48 PM
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Ouch! You live in a ramada or something? We keep ours at 78 all the time, power bill has never been over $190. If you haven't used the NV energy site analyzer thing you might want to check it out, it's pretty cool, you can see how much and when your power is being used. Down to like 10 minute intervals I think.
Gonna check it out. We keep ours at 78.

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post #29421 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 07:58 PM
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Ouch! You live in a ramada or something? We keep ours at 78 all the time, power bill has never been over $190. If you haven't used the NV energy site analyzer thing you might want to check it out, it's pretty cool, you can see how much and when your power is being used. Down to like 10 minute intervals I think.
CORRECTION : It's the "smart meter usage" and "show my energy use" button. Then you can change the dates and times and graph for 15 min intervals. My bill is a record for us $220 this month wtf! Must be the Warren Buffet effect kicking in already since he bought NV energy.
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post #29422 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 08:02 PM
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when I am home we generally go with 74. During the day I put upstairs at either 78 or 80 depending on the humidity. If it is humid I have had my coils freeze up when I try to go from 80 back to 74.

The tightwad in me tried to do 76 for a while, but I could not handle it.

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post #29423 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 09:14 PM
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For those of you that can find the time to tear yourselves away from your thermostats, there is a pretty impressive lightning display going on in the western sky right now
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post #29424 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 09:17 PM
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I'm watching it now. It's awesome.
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post #29425 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 09:29 PM
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Anyone else's power go out? Mine was out for about 10 mins. I hope this gets my area nice and muddy my ZJ needs a nice thick muddy coat!
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post #29426 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 09:34 PM
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You mean the lightening that was slamming my entire neighborhood about 30 minutes ago on the east side of town. One had to have hit just a few blocks away. ****ed up my welding when it hit and scared the **** out of me! LOL

But hey, rock sliders are basically done... Just need the top plate fabbed up but that's gonna have to probably wait a week or two. Was gonna take it out tonight but I'm not a fan of mud and the couple water falls over on the west side of town we were going to test on are slot canyonish so we're gonna hold off.

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post #29427 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 10:08 PM
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If anyone lives in Henderson, Whitney ranch has huge puddles near galleria and another at Russell on Whitney ranch.
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My power bill is around 200$ a month maybe less idk. But I always keep the thermostat at 68 all day and night. I cant stand tge hot weather.

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post #29429 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 11:02 PM
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If you guys get a chance try heading up to to Kyle canyon during the night. The fires are still burning across the southern side about 500-1000 ft under the summit. If you go to the first turn out on 158 you can get a good view of them. I went around 9 and the temps were already in the 60's for those of you looking to cool down.

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post #29430 of 41864 Old 07-19-2013, 11:05 PM
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You guys like to keep your home warm my house is 72 year round and my wife only complains she is cold in the winter yet its still 72 in the house at night about an hour before bed I will drop the temp to 70 but bring it back to 72 in the morning
But I have a hard time sleeping when its hot

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