More Free Wood This Morning.

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Blog entry by Trev_Batstone posted 02-21-2012 07:45 PM 5188 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A friend of mine arranged to meet me for coffee this morning at our usual coffee meet location. When I arrived in the parking lot and pulled up beside his pickup, he said “Open your trunk” and he loaded a couple of armfulls of wood into my car. The two bottom pieces are 8/4×4” solid walnut about 32” in length. The other pieces are 1/2” x 3” slats, also walnut. He said he was doing a cleanup in his shop to make room for his new motorcycle that will be arriving in a couple of days. He came across this wood and knew exactly who could make use of it. You can guess who had to buy the coffee this morning.


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#1 posted 02-21-2012 08:16 PM

Does he need more coffee? I’d buy him a cup…

-- Perilous to all of us are the devices of an art deeper than we ourselves possess. --Gandalf the Grey

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#2 posted 02-21-2012 08:56 PM

Heck I will buy him the whole pot and pour it too. So what’s on the list of projects for all of this?

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#3 posted 02-21-2012 08:56 PM

I really, really want friends like that.

-- Brian Timmons -

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#4 posted 02-21-2012 09:14 PM

I’m drooling on my keyboard. I need your friends. Can’t wait to see what you’ll make.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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#5 posted 02-21-2012 10:14 PM

i think i would have given him a whole pot trev..your scoring so much these days…i dont know if i can handle to much more…..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#6 posted 02-22-2012 02:57 PM

Where do I get friends like that? When I show up for coffee with my posse they always want me to fix something for them. Have you got any ideas how you’re gonna use the wood?

-- Sweeping up sawdust in Texas

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