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Blog entry by danp posted 01-22-2011 12:05 AM 824 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone Im A new member I found this site while looking for table saw reviews, this site is way to cool.
Last week we had A fire and my entire shop burned to the ground it was A 30×42 ft. bldg.and I had alot of stuff now I have to replace stuff I have to wait until spring to rebuild but its never to late to start to think about how I want to do things this time around.Im starting with A table saw and going from there. Thank you for any input Dan P. P.S. everything was insured but it still stinks to lose everything

-- dan p

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#1 posted 01-22-2011 12:58 AM

Welcome to Lumber jocks :) Glad to have you aboard and am deeply sorry for your loss Knowing first hand how painful it is to lose one (mine wasn’t to fire but the other dreaded f- word Foreclosure) I know you will rebuild
and everything will be fine :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

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#2 posted 01-22-2011 01:23 AM

welcome to the best and most addictive site on the planet. Sorry to hear what happened. How did you go about getting insurance for the tools? I was just wondering if there was anything left that would be salvageable?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#3 posted 01-22-2011 04:16 AM

Sorry for your loss of building and tools. Hopefully it was all insured. I had to sell my shop and equipment when I moved back to Iowa. It is kind of nice to start over with everything new. Here is your chance to say, what would I do different and what equipment would I buy different. Have fun planing and set up your new shop.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#4 posted 01-26-2011 05:54 PM

everything that I lost was insured.Right now Im kind of leaning towards grizzly or shop fox replacemnt equipment,any thoughts or comments would be great, DanP.

-- dan p

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