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#504716 - 04/22/19 10:18 AM Pond Redo
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS


This is my current progress















Edited by RStringer (08/16/19 03:19 PM)
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#504720 - 04/22/19 01:05 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 12/11/18
Posts: 184
Loc: Ohio
Is that a volcano?

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#504725 - 04/22/19 03:20 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
After the weather beats it down some and the pond fills back up. I'm hoping It will be a small island for some banana trees and elephant ears.
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#504727 - 04/22/19 03:22 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
This is the tractor i'm using. It might take me a little while but it will get done. The wife left for the weekend with a full tank of fuel LOL. She got a surprise she she got home.


Edited by RStringer (04/22/19 03:23 PM)
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#505571 - 05/09/19 01:03 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Heres the volcano now

https://i.imgur.com/fQyQmXU.jpg


Edited by RStringer (05/09/19 03:20 PM)
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#509613 - 07/31/19 09:43 AM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Heres my latest picture. The pond is still drained down a little bit so I can dig it out more. I left my mower in the picture for reference. It still has a lot of work to be done before it looks nice again but it will happen.

https://i.imgur.com/WWzVKTs.jpg




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Edited by RStringer (08/07/19 02:27 PM)
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#510210 - 08/13/19 10:30 AM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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#510343 - 08/15/19 10:10 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Tractor has been broke down for little over a month now. Just got it fixed last night and the wife is leaving for the weekend so some progress will be made. Can anyone tell me the easiest way to put pictures on here. I normally go thur imgur but it a hassle. Can you put them straight from your cell phone on here?
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#510348 - 08/15/19 11:14 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 01/24/19
Posts: 84
Loc: Morton Valley, TX
I just figured out a trick today! Take a screenshot of your pic, crop it, save and upload from your phone! In the attached I intentionally left a upper border where the screenshot was cropped.
Game changer for me!
Edit: You can't really see the crop line so maybe just screenshot and upload.


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#510359 - 08/16/19 11:28 AM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
I get the picture 2 go under file manager. How do you get it on the post


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#510365 - 08/16/19 12:44 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 01/24/19
Posts: 84
Loc: Morton Valley, TX
Screenshot looks good! I have not figured out how to make photos appear in the post.

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#510369 - 08/16/19 01:38 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/10/16
Posts: 1423
Loc: West Central Missouri
open the image from the posted link and copy the url address.
Then go back and edit the post.
Type..."[img]" (without the quotes), paste the url address, and then type "[/img]" without the quotes. save the edit changes and it should appear like this...



Edited by Quarter Acre (08/16/19 03:14 PM)
Edit Reason: Fixed Type on slash location
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#510374 - 08/16/19 02:21 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: Quarter Acre]
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Registered: 05/07/13
Posts: 2047
Loc: West Michigan
[quote=Quarter Acre]open the image from the posted link and copy the url address.
Then go back and edit the post.
Type..."[img]" (without the quotes), paste the url address, and then type "[img/]" without the quotes. save the edit changes and it should appear likt this...



Actually the brackets after the link have to have the forward slash IN FRONT of the img.

so it would be [img] http://blah blah blah.jpg [../img]

without the dots in front of the forward slash



Edited by canyoncreek (08/16/19 02:22 PM)

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#510378 - 08/16/19 03:16 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/10/16
Posts: 1423
Loc: West Central Missouri
That's what I said...actually NOT! Thanks for pointing that out Canyon. I have edited my post to reflect "the truth".
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#510379 - 08/16/19 03:18 PM Re: Pond Redo LOL [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Thank you shortcut. It looks like a mess to my wife right now. I tell her when I get done people will drive from miles away to see such a display. Stole that sayin from my father I law. She always name 2 people. Damn smartass lol
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#510388 - 08/16/19 04:34 PM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 01/24/19
Posts: 84
Loc: Morton Valley, TX
This is a mess! 1ac expansion.


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Edited by ShortCut (08/16/19 04:35 PM)

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#510390 - 08/16/19 04:40 PM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
That's a big expansion there. I might add 1/3 an acre. I'm hoping its 3/4 by the time I'm done
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#510432 - 08/17/19 02:58 PM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 01/24/19
Posts: 84
Loc: Morton Valley, TX
This is a free expansion! The property is not far from town and our valley has great topsoil the dozer guy needed for several large landscaping projects. Touched base with him last night. They will be back soon to finish shaping it and connecting to the main pond. With 1100ac of watershed we need a much larger pond. This will make it about 2.5ac.
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#510434 - 08/17/19 04:18 PM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Free is the best kind for sure. Sweet I hope it works out for ya.
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#510633 - 08/22/19 10:48 AM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
If this rain would stop I could get some more digging done. Gggrrr


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#510726 - Yesterday at 10:58 PM Re: Pond Redo [Re: RStringer]
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Registered: 06/06/18
Posts: 162
Loc: Parsons KS
Made a little progress today. But it's all pretty wet for my small tractor but its trying lol.


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