Happy New Year!

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Blog entry by Jimthecarver posted 01-01-2014 02:09 PM 616 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So long 2013 and hello 14.
A friend called and asked if I was intrested in some wood with a dark center and light sapwood.
Hmmmm….. Let’s think about this for a millisecond. YES!
He called it mimosa wood.

If the rest of the year is anything like the start it’s going to be a fun year.

Hopefully your year will be the same.
God bless you all.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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#1 posted 01-01-2014 02:12 PM

Have a happy new year too . Great looking wood.

-- Rodman

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#2 posted 01-01-2014 02:46 PM

I haven’t been on for awhile for this reason or that!!!!! But I do want to wish everyone a very Happy New Year! Let’s make lots of sawdust this year!!!!!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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#3 posted 01-01-2014 03:05 PM

Mimosa is a pretty tree… and it looks to be a pretty wood. Thanks again Jim for the box of wood you sent…. excited to be taking it to the shop today. Hippie You Near.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#4 posted 01-01-2014 04:32 PM

Now that’s a super fine way to kick off 2014

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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Eric in central Florida

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#5 posted 01-01-2014 05:04 PM

Happy New Year start for you pal.
Nice !

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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#6 posted 01-01-2014 05:04 PM

Yeah! I’d say that you might want that wood. It’s a nice start for the New Year. Have a good one.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#7 posted 01-01-2014 05:44 PM

Free, ... Wood,? Ahh, my favorite two words … Happy new year to all

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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#8 posted 01-01-2014 07:25 PM

That is a Great way to start the New Year. Congrats, and Enjoy!


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#9 posted 01-01-2014 07:39 PM

Thanks everyone, I can’t wait to cut into this stuff!

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

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