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07-02-2018 04:12 PM

How will you be spending Independence Day this year?

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firefighterontheside

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#1 posted 07-02-2018 04:17 PM

Working the 3rd, 4th and 5th.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#2 posted 07-02-2018 04:20 PM

Will spend with family and make so homemade ice

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#3 posted 07-02-2018 04:30 PM

It will be a mix of trying to clean up my shop after phase 1 of a cabinet job, getting ready for a tool sale, trying to find a place for my new tools, and checking out LJs.
How about you Cricket? More camping with buttered coffee ? :))

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#4 posted 07-02-2018 04:35 PM

quiet time at home with sil who just deployed back to USA, has been out of country for three years, so all the family will be here and celebrate a few reasons

hope all have a great fourth
RJ

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#5 posted 07-02-2018 04:43 PM

Mixture of family time and a few small projects and trying to set up my new shop area. I got all week off so I’m pretty excited but it’s to hot to do much outside other then play in the pool with the kids

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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Cricket

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#6 posted 07-02-2018 04:58 PM



It will be a mix of trying to clean up my shop after phase 1 of a cabinet job, getting ready for a tool sale, trying to find a place for my new tools, and checking out LJs.
How about you Cricket? More camping with buttered coffee ? :))

- a1Jim

I don’t tend to camp during the summer months because the Texas temps are insane.

I am thinking about just curling up on my couch for the day.

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#7 posted 07-02-2018 05:15 PM

I’m retired…..don’t expect to do anything different than any other day. Temps here are great…..sorry

https://www.wunderground.com/forecast/us/ak/eagle-river/KAKANCHO128?cm_ven=localwx_10day

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Andre

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#8 posted 07-02-2018 05:26 PM

Celebrated Canada Day Yesterday and have meeting scheduled with financial advisor for the 4th to see how this trade dispute is affecting my retirement plans?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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#9 posted 07-02-2018 05:48 PM

July 4th is my wedding anniversary … I will be spending the 4th with my bride, celebrating 21 years of wedded bliss.

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#10 posted 07-02-2018 06:06 PM

Going to spend a little time with family in the evening, maybe clean the mess in the shop and work on some orders I got behind on.

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#11 posted 07-02-2018 06:08 PM

Laying new floor in the living room.

-- https://www.jtplaneworks.com - In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is.

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#12 posted 07-02-2018 06:31 PM

Sitting in front of the A/C unit, eating a large bowl of Chocolate Chip Mint Ice Cream….

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#13 posted 07-02-2018 06:45 PM

working on our house…hopefully be finished in the next few weeks. (sigh of relief) then its on to painting the outside. (sigh of sadness). Oh well. Carry on.

Cricket, bout what part of texas, here in “central” 2 hrs west of temple its about 98/100 on a regular basis…waiting for rain to show up…...Still waiting. lol

-- Justin

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JCamp

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#14 posted 07-02-2018 06:49 PM

Bandit’s plans sounds the best. Lol

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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#15 posted 07-02-2018 06:52 PM

My son and daughter-in-law are coming tomorrow evening to stay a few days with us here in the mountains…..We will go down to the dam and watch fireworks on the 4th….I’ll grill out some dogs and burgers before we head down there….Damn, it’ll be hot..!! Come back to the cool and watch a flick or play a game….!!

-- " At my age, happy hour is a 2 hour nap".....!!

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