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Smallpatch

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    (Jess) Small Patch Status

    Whats a Breckenridge?
  2. I bought these at an auction many many years ago and have never used them. 3" size . Free plus freight. But that makes it not free!!!! I would check to see how many of each I have...if need be... Some of all numbers and letters but some just one each.
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    (Jess) Small Patch Status

    John I'm here but sometimes its hard to find myself. Seems like when I'm one place I should have been somewhere else.
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    It Is Nice To Be Appreciated

    Danl that sounds exactly like the story I ended up with when you asked me to make the 12 days of Christmas for your wife when you were laid up with self inflected injuries.. I also was flabbergasted when I looked at the check you sent me. So I should say thanks ole young man. Also glad to hear your other half is up and at em. Don't forget to return the pie dish with a note!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    Oldest Thing Ever Found

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    I'm At a Loss for Thoughts but Never for Words

    Pete I have all the tools I need, printers, enlargers, reducers for this is mostly what woodworking I am doing right now.......Its just I need ideas. I think the folks who sent the logo's skipped out on vacations or something. And their suggestions before they disappeared were kind of lacking for my little brain or something. Come on Dave I need more than that... I was thinking I might shape a mask out four or five inches of depth but not having anything that thick if I glue something up I think the pieces stacked on top of each other would show the different colors and different grains and would spoil the effort...what ever that means???
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    Patriot Woodworker 2018 Community Raffle Fundraiser

    Sorry about that. When I clicked submit reply it reverted me back to page one and since I couldn't find my reply I tried it again and then again then finally saw where I was back on page one for some strange reason... John delete two of them for I will only give one time anyway and glad to!!
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    Patriot Woodworker 2018 Community Raffle Fundraiser

    Count me and wifeeee in before its too late to enter. I am one who holds on to his money as long as he can...and will be counting it every day or two!!
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    I Sure Hate To Redo Something I Did Wrong.

    Anything I do anymore is a lot of work anymore. Dan I'm taking out the bottom screws on the roofing metal, sliding 12" pieces underneath the roof metal so it give me an over hang off 2 1/2" then replacing the vertical fiber board with 13" pieces of white metal siding the replacing the metal screws. The pieces underneath the overhang is fiber board also but as long as it is protected from moisture it won't need to be replaced. I built it in 2000 and the other side of the garage I attached the roofing metal an over hang of about 2" and it all looks like the day I put it up there in 2000. Most of the roofing metal is either a 30 or 35 years in these parts of the country.. Well Metal Mart is less but its also so thin you can almost see through it.. Buying 29 gage metal is the only way to go. The metal on the buildings in Odessa I built is all still good from 1982 and 3. Here the only thing to rust a roof is when people let tree limbs and leaves lay on a building. thats bad business.. Really wet country I'm sure is different.
  10. This is a schools logo from down towards Austin and they want this made of wood at exactly 10" tall... I have to make this also but I'll just do it with the scroll saw so I can have different heights protruding up up and away.. So what would you do with the mask-shield to make look good and got to be unusual for all the kiddies and moms and pops to gander at... I need some off the wall or down right fancy thoughts for this thing, mask?? I have never been at a loss for words and especially while serving in the army like when in formation or at attention.... I, many nights had to walk the streets around the barricks while repeating the chosen words the big wheels would us to say. My coheart in vocalizing behinds the sargents backs was in the first squad and me being in the 4th squad. When they were in Clydes face chewing him out for talking, I being in the last row would have say a few things just quiet enought for them to race back there to me and demand what it was I just said about them and the army......and it was Clyde who came to my rescue with a few quite choice words the wheels couldn't hear to get them off my back. It was either me or Clyde, an Okie, who always got the attention....By the time we got shipped to Germany we had memorized every crack in all the streets at Fort Riley...And the lowly three stripe sargents who always had to accompany us each and every night would was appointed as our instructors would begs us not to say anything else for they would loose and hour or so each and every night because someone had to be in charge....
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    Something From First Monday Shopping

    Hey Pete thanks for the info....I did bury a couple of pvc lines coming up in the middle of the pond, one is a bubbler and got the other capped off thinking I might add some air to the mixture sometime or other...?
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    Dollar Store Hanging Solar Light Idea

    I think most ladies don't prefer to have enough light to see the snake they are about to step on where as a man wants the light bright enough to see if that snake is a good un or a bad un... At one time not too many years ago my wife must have bought some of all those solar dim things she installed be pushing them in to the ground and are still laying all over the area.....
  13. When I built my metal covered garage I made a big mistake when I laid out to start attaching the long pieces of sheet iron on top..I didn't catch what I did till I went to install the end pieces and realized I didn't have enough overhang. I had put screws in all the one side of the roof and I realized I didn't bring the sheet iron farther enough down for a proper over hang and since I was using fiber board like mobile homes seems to use a lot of ruined after a few years.....I despise this fiber board but I had bought a bundle of this stuff way before we moved from Odessa and could never find a good use for the stuff...Oh it was cheap at the auction..but it had been in the way for many years for it was bought in 73. So in the heat of the night this week, sounds good anyway and no I didn't work at night, I set about to fix my goof up almost 20 later. This was my sixth metal building and I was saving steps for I usually stretched a line down to where the metal would start at the bottom end.... this picture explains how much too short it was. I even got to where I never went on that side of the garage. I did get through just before it got to 107 this afternoon and for sure I got inside for a cold one to celebrate. I am the worlds worse when it comes to redoing something I did wrong. Hard headed also!! At least I caught the mistake before I started on the other side. I am reading where it will be 107 or more for a few days so I just might go into hibernation.
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    I Can't Even Draw

    I can't either Dan. I have bought all kinds of portrait painting books and have watched people do it. And since the beginning of time I feel so helpless in that department...like my brain detaches and hides in my big toe when I think about it.
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    New At Lowes

    I have read so many times over the years where someone chops up their kin and stores them there in the freezer and they go on like nothing to it.... or some one kills an old room mate and stores them that way so they can keep getting the other persons retirement checks in the mail.. Makes me wonder if they talk to them each time they go past their resting place!!!

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