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Sap bucket roof

roof for sap bucket
We made our 2nd sap bucket roof out of Reflectix.


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Just wondering, what size buckets are you using?
Comment by deb Wed Feb 18 23:53:30 2015
deb --- We've been using two-gallon buckets. The box-elder can sometimes just barely overfill that in 24 hours, but I'm afraid a larger bucket might pull out the tap or hurt the tree. (Plus, two gallons is easy to carry.)
Comment by anna Thu Feb 19 08:34:41 2015