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Old 05-13-2013, 11:29 AM
Kiril Kiril is offline
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Originally Posted by Smallaxe View Post
That is actually known as "Sun Scald" and happens when the bark is extremely cold and a bright sun reflectes off the snow and warms one part of the bark, which expands and splits becuz of tempd differences...
Actually what you just described is known as frost cracking.

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What's up with the tie, and don't you think it might be more than coincidental that this is occurring around the tie?

Last edited by Kiril; 05-13-2013 at 11:36 AM.
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