Things sure can go wrong in life no matter how hard you try something seems to be always taking place and its bad luck or good luck. I guess you have to have some bad luck to appreciate the good luck. Well that what has been going on with me fo...
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Location: Landrum, South Carolina
Retired 2003 and have liked this job better than any other that I have had. Have a great boss that understands it when I don't feel like working, he never complains when I want to take an afternoon nap. If I am late to start working that is okay with him. I quit early some days and that is okay.
For those of you looking to retire let me tell you its great.
Have been around wood working for all my life. Grew up with a Dad that did woodworking. He worked on the side while serving with our National Guard full time. Have one brother that has made his living doing wood work and still does to this day. He like myself has some years on him and he has had to slow down a lot.
My interest now in my woodworking is first and foremost to keep me active and busy while trying to make a few extra bucks to help make ends meet. After having cancer and a few other health problems it seems most all my income goes to doctors or hospitals.
I have a lot to be thankful for and sure want spend a lot of time complaining about the past or my problems. I realize that God has given me a little talent and its up to me to make ends meet with his help and hopefully friends that are willing to pass on information about me and my work.
Looking forward to making a lot of friends on this site and one thing i like is having friends.
God bless and thanks
-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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Not sure this is okay to post in a blog, but going to find out. I am looking for a chuck for a Rockwell wood lathe model 46-525. This lathe has a one (1) inch thread with 8 threads per inch. I would prefer a self centering one but would take what...
Morning everyone and welcome to Mr.Tom’s blog. Found out several years ago it’s good to take time and write down what’s on your mind or what problems you may be having in life. Got this idea from a doctor that I was going to after having more prob...
Now that I have been a member of this site for a day and spent more time than I want to admit looking at all the great projects and impressed by the quality of work and the many different ideas how we all get to the same place. There seems to be n...
New to this site and over the past several days I have been checking out the wood working projects and have been very impressed with all the different items. I have already posted my information about myself so if you like you can read that on ...