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Don Kamp’s journal

Property Info Search

There is a wealth of on-line info, but sometimes it is difficult to get to. After much trial and error, I figured out how to look up public information for properties here on Pine Island Florida. This will be a … Continue reading

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Strip Built Kayak Project

I built this when I was living in Maryland’s Eastern Shore back in March 2015. Here is a Youtube video of the first test. Wow! It turned out really nice and it handles extremely well and is easy to paddle. … Continue reading

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Garage Siding Project

It was a rough winter. ‘ Was frosty out last week almost every morning. This week, spring warmth finally busted out with record highs in the 80’s. It was like a flip of the switch. So now I am going … Continue reading

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Record Cold

Wow! It’s very cold out. This is about the coldest it’s been since I’ve bought this place. Last winter was quite mild from what the neighbors have told me. It snowed about 4 inches of fluffy snow night before last. … Continue reading

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New Way to Edit My Videos

This Ipad is so handy. I bought an SD gadget to import pictures and discovered it will import videos from my digital camcorder (Aiptek A-HD). I stumbled across a cool video editor for the Ipad “AVID”. It was only $4.99 … Continue reading

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Ipad vs Laptop

I just got this new Ipad 2 a few weeks back. My laptop is on it’s last leg since the hinge is broken and the display screen is about ready to fall off. It took some getting used to ’cause … Continue reading

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RV refrigerator (Energy Hog!) Test Results.

Boy! These RV frig’s are not very frugal with energy. RM-2611 energy usage test results: time on station: 102 hours energy rate: $0.15 per KWHR control panel setting: 2 (medium low) power used: 16 KWHR est cost for 102 hour … Continue reading

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