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Blog entry by Rustic posted 05-19-2011 07:16 PM 1255 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know I haven’t been posting alot of projects lately, that is because I have been volunteering at a company called The Geek Group that LJ’er Tskvinna is working with. I have been trying to denail and mill 12- 1/2 tons of maple flooring so they can sell it to help fund their endeavors. I am slowly getting back into the shop. I have 1 customer order for a cutting board that I need to busy on. I am also still (at this time) unemployed. I have 3 offers on the table. Just waiting for one of them to pop. I am still trying to get the eagle head mounted. Will post that one soon. So hopefully more to come soon.

Keep the sawdust flying


--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#1 posted 05-19-2011 07:29 PM

You gotta quit volunteering and work for money buddy, that’s the way it’s supposed to work, in my world anyway. Although I did volunteer at a rehab facility as part of my practicum in college. But that worked out, they hired me, as the boss said, they had to, I just wouldn’t go away. LOL mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 05-19-2011 08:14 PM

I know I am hoping to get hired by them. I am also keeping my eyes out for another job.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#3 posted 05-19-2011 09:18 PM

12 and a 1/2 tons of flooring? That’s a lot of nails to pull. Charge a penny a nail . LOL

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#4 posted 05-19-2011 10:30 PM

My thoughts exactly

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#5 posted 05-21-2011 01:13 PM

Good luck.
Nice to hear from you.

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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