Cumbria Weather Forum
 Weather chat and discussion for Cumbria - Established 2nd November 2009

 

 

 
  Index  • Wiki  • FAQ  •  Search  

It is currently Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:37 am




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
 100 cm soil thermom 
Author Message
 Post subject: 100 cm soil thermom
PostPosted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:47 pm 
Weather Nut
User avatar

Joined: Mon Nov 02, 2009 10:23 pm
Posts: 1930
Location: Maulds Meaburn, Cumbria
Altitude: 183
Weather Station: Davis VPro2
Reply with quote
An old rant - I have an old Russell Scientific 100cm soil thermom, never let me down.

I have had two from the Met'O - in both, in not too great a timescale, the thermom as been left at the bottom of the tube.
The glue perishes and the thermom comes away/out of its cap.

Guess what happened today for a third time?
Guess who is not happy?
However, that unhappiness could have been much worse - it is getting harder each time to get the thing back out and today I was failing - finally doused a load of super glue on the cap rim, left it a hour in the tube and a small miracle, the thermom had stuck just enough ...

Wonder what the Met'o will have to say this time?

_________________
Darren Rogers - he who submits the most interesting posts, AKA Mr Data
Maulds Meaburn


Offline
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 


 Who is online 

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron

 
Index  |  FAQ  |  Search

phpBB skin developed by: John Olson
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group