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Blog entry by canadianchips posted 01-03-2012 01:37 PM 1255 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch


-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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#1 posted 01-03-2012 01:45 PM

Congratulations… you sound like you’ve found a real mentor and some great work!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#2 posted 01-03-2012 02:21 PM

Way to go CC. Dream jobs are hard to come by. 8)

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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#3 posted 01-03-2012 02:30 PM

Congradulations. Enjoy your new job and good luck.

-- Life is good.

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#4 posted 01-03-2012 02:45 PM

this is really exciting!! What an opportunity.
And I think that we will be learning a thing or two as well as (hopefully) you will be sharing the journey with us!


-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#5 posted 01-03-2012 03:37 PM

Nice, congrats and soak-up all you can.

-- Doug...

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#6 posted 01-03-2012 04:55 PM

Just the list of the machines has me drooling, with those tools, that wood, and those years of experience,
you should be having a good learning experience. Hope you have lots of fun in the shop.

-- As ever, Gus-the 78 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#7 posted 01-03-2012 05:00 PM

Congratulations. If everything goes ok, that’s probably one of the best ways to learn something well. the best of luck to you.


-- 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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#8 posted 01-03-2012 05:44 PM

That sounds like a fantastic opportunity for you not only to have some enjoyable work but to work for someone that sounds like it will be really enjoyable and fun. Be careful ofTool Drool also..If you start drooling on all those tolls they might rust.

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#9 posted 01-03-2012 10:26 PM

Thanks for ALL the support, I will keep ya posted as the days go by. Yes the tool drool is going to take time to get over. BUT, I will have the chance to use these without laying out BIG bucks.

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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