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Forum topic by Zuki posted 06-11-2009 12:35 AM 1116 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-11-2009 12:35 AM

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I finally met a live LJ face to face today.

Several months ago I mentioned the site to a colleague who signed up as Spud72. Well it just so happens that Spud72 was in my neck of the woods today and he popped by for a visit. It was very short however we did manage to talk a little wwing. It must be great for you folks who get to enjoy an LJ Picnic.

Spud is in the process of making a table and fine tuning his shop. I’m hoping some pics from both will be coming soon.

Great to meet you Spud . . . and by the way . . . I spoke to the individual with your cutting board and they are going to bring it by for a viewing.

-- BLOG -

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#1 posted 06-11-2009 01:02 AM

Randomly met a couple as well. Actually, I realized one lives 4 houses down. He’s a hand-tool guy, so my neighbors (and myself) didn’t realize WWing was being done. They probably like him more.

A LJ owns the local WW store, hard not to bump into her. Her husband pointed out CedarFreak to me one day as we were both in the store.

-- Jeff, South Carolina

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#2 posted 06-11-2009 01:35 AM

Yeah, meeting face to face is cool. I’m still waiting for you to wander west.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#3 posted 06-11-2009 01:45 AM

I have met a number of Lumberjocks.

I even had one recognize me at my local Rockler. From that little picture no less.

It’s always enjoyable to meet a fellow Lumberjock.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 06-11-2009 03:39 AM

LOL Barry…..

Nice catch Zuki – always nice to add another dimension to the picture.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#5 posted 06-11-2009 11:05 PM

I’m hoping to get to meet more LJs in the future. I gotta travel first. :-(

Russel, if I happen to get close you your area . . . I will be in touch.

-- BLOG -

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#6 posted 06-11-2009 11:41 PM

Guess I’m blessed. Sawdustonmyshoulder and I work together. He lives about a mile from my house. Now…where’d my new planer blades run off to? MAAARRTTY!!!

-- Randy, Tupelo, MS ~ A man who honors his wife will have children who honor their father.

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#7 posted 06-11-2009 11:43 PM

how exciting!

Gary, that’s impressive that someone recognized you from that little bitty picture.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#8 posted 06-12-2009 12:38 AM

I believed Spud72 recognized me from my pic . . . but being the only guy in a room full of women I would have been shocked if he never. :-)

-- BLOG -

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