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Chips N Dust

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Chips N Dust last won the day on September 11 2016

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About Chips N Dust

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    Master Carpenter
  • Birthday 04/24/1968


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    Medford, OR
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  1. Chips N Dust

    Good Monday Morning Patriot Woodworkers! May 21, 2018

    Got back from a trip to see my wife's mom and her guy friend. Also, she picked up her new rig. As for me, trying to wrap up ODOT this week, a bid this week and startup of another project. Probably no shop time during the week, but will get some this weekend, I hope.
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    Remember the Stella Awards?

    You can, but the District Attorney calls it murder...
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    Tabs on the Weather...

    Speaking of that, today is the anniversary of the Mount St. Helens eruption
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    Happy Birthday Herb!

    Happy Birthday!!
  5. Chips N Dust

    Tabs on the Weather...

    Sunny, high near 80
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    WW Magazines

    I get Wood and Woodsmith. I like to thumb through them, sometimes they will have an article or project that interests me. I send shop tips to both and over the years, I have had about 8 or 9 tips "bought" by the magazines
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    the Memphis Belle

    B-17's were a special airplane. I got to.flew in one back in 2001. An experience beyond words
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    Tabs on the Weather...

    Sunny and a slight chance of t-storms. Near 80 for todays high. Got to 90 yesterday
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    a Big Buck-Eye Birthday Salute To.

    Happy Birthday! Have a Great Day!
  10. Chips N Dust

    Good Monday Morning Patriot Woodworkers! May 14, 2018

    Over the weekend, I mainly recovered from hell week, part 2. Last week on the ODOT project, we removed striping Monday night, bridge joint seals on Tuesday night, permanent striping on Wednesday and Thursday nights. All said and done, I think I got less than 18 hours of sleep between Monday and Friday. Project is in cleanup and punch list mode now.
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    Tabs on the Weather...

    12:15 am => 52 degrees and cloudy with about 10 mph wind. The wind was helpful during the long line application but it makes the legend install slower. Last night they thought we would be done by 3 am, but it is looking closer to 1 or 1:30 am
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    Tabs on the Weather...

    2:30 am, temp is 57 with clear skies. Cooler temps helps the striping cure faster. Another 4 or 5 hours and I might be able to go home and get some sleep, started at 5:am Wednesday morning
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    I Did Something Sat I Never Done Before, Experiment Kinda

    The cambium/phloem layer is what transports the nutrients to the leaves/needles from the roots. If the cambium/phloem layer is damaged, all the way around the tree, then it will die. If there still is some of the cambium left, it may survive. I have never heard of the duct tape trick, but if you are down to the wood, all the way around the tree, I do not see it making it.
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    MWTCA May 2018 'What's It' Project

    Fireplace decoration
  15. Chips N Dust

    Birthday Salutations To.

    Happy Birthday!

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