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"What is the status of the climate control at the Host?" Topic


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TSD10107 Jul 2018 1:02 p.m. PST

Historicon is a few days away. I want to know if I have to prepare alternate means of cooling for the sweatbox rooms.

Dn Jackson07 Jul 2018 2:18 p.m. PST

It depends. In the 70s it was global cooling, in the 90s global warming, now its just climate change.

Oh, you meant something else… :)

Garryowen Supporting Member of TMP08 Jul 2018 3:49 a.m. PST

At Cold Wars my room was not totally redone, but the bathroom and the heating/cooling were. The new heating and cooling unit was in the outside wall below the window like most hotel units are.

Of course I had no occasion to use the air conditioning at Cold Wars, but as it is a brand new unit, I would assume it would work. The heat was fine.

Tom

Repiqueone08 Jul 2018 10:26 a.m. PST

If you don't believe in air conditioning, you can insist that the rooms are not overly hot and ignore any evidence that you are overheated. Just wear a parka, refuse water, and yell loudly that it isn't warm. After a short period you won't feel anything.

ScottWashburn Sponsoring Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 7:51 a.m. PST

The weather report looks really good for the weekend.

masm611009 Jul 2018 8:09 a.m. PST

THU
JUL 12 Mostly Sunny 8665
FRI
JUL 13 Partly Cloudy 8866
SAT
JUL 14 Partly Cloudy 8767
SUN
JUL 15 PM Thunderstorms 9070

ScottWashburn Sponsoring Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 11:00 a.m. PST

That's about as good as it gets in Pennsylvania in July!

jtkimmel09 Jul 2018 12:14 p.m. PST

That's not so bad considering how was in PA a week ago (close to 100 daytime, upper 70s at night).

rmcaras Supporting Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 1:34 p.m. PST

you forgot to record the dew points! THAT is the question.

Double G Sponsoring Member of TMP09 Jul 2018 2:13 p.m. PST

"THAT is the question."

The answer is Gold Bond.

Go for the menthol version.

Trust me, it's Gold Bond.

TSD10109 Jul 2018 2:40 p.m. PST

The answer is Gold Bond.

Solid advice right there.

Personal logo capncarp Supporting Member of TMP10 Jul 2018 9:47 a.m. PST

"No, I expect you to _sweat_, Mr. Bond."
I dunno about you folks, but I'm bringing a fan or two.

Weather.com forecast

Wed Sunny 87/61 54% (hum)---- 10% (precip)

Thurs Sunny 85/63 47% "---- zero% "

Fri Partly Cloudy 87/67 60% "---- 10% "

Sat 88/68 Pt.cloudy,PM T-storms 61% "---- 50% "

Sun 89/70 Partly Cloudy 68% "---- 20% "

historygamer10 Jul 2018 10:00 a.m. PST

Doesn't it get awkward carrying it around in the flea market?

Personal logo capncarp Supporting Member of TMP10 Jul 2018 1:19 p.m. PST

No, my body servants can keep up with the fanning for hours on end.

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