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Going to local shows. #13: If I get lost at a Show.

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When I go to a wood show to demonstrate the Torque Workcentre, I usually wear heavy duty workwear and boots..

This is partly a safety issue and also, as a professional, I like to look like I actually know what I am doing..

As a part of this new found professionalism, I now have “Lazy Larry Woodworks” embroidered on the shirt just above the left pocket..

Mainly ….this is so I can be returned to my stand if I get lost..

I have meant to do this ever since I bought the gear… well now when you see me at a show you will know just who Lazy Larry is…and where he should be..

And if I am not, please return me to the Torque Workcentre stand…

This is what happened when I did not have my company name embroidered on my shirt…

I got lost and then found…took a while to get back to my stand..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...



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Dan Campebell

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#1 posted 1570 days ago

I don’t know where you should be, but from what I can see in your last picture; you found a very nice place to be “lost”. Also, you better hope your isn’t the one who finds you! :)

-- Dan Campbell

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 1570 days ago

You deffently picked a exclusiv place but
not the worst place to get lost Larry

can I get lost with you….....lol

Dennis

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nailbanger2

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#3 posted 1570 days ago

Gotta love those Aussie ladies!

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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Karson

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#4 posted 1570 days ago

Larry: If you get lost by me, I’m not paying postage to ship you home.

But, I hope your friends are with you.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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woodpeckerbill

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#5 posted 1570 days ago

Larry that’s two good reasons to get lost!!! Now, why in the thunder would you ever not want to be lost?? I vote to rip out the embroiderie and keep the blondes.But you choose what you like the best! LOL!
Bill

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stefang

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#6 posted 1570 days ago

Yes Larry you do look lust there.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Brad_Nailor

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#7 posted 1570 days ago

Thats disgusting and shameful…..how dare you stand next to two really hot girls with all those tools around you…sexist ;o)! I bet those women don’t even know how to turn on a table saw..but they can sure turn…..oh no I guess I won’t go there…

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mikethetermite

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#8 posted 1570 days ago

Another pair of reasons to visit Larry

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 1570 days ago

Are you still hanging around with those two? Had either one bought a Torque Workcentre yet ? LOL
How about a red cape to go with you new outfit. ? If you add a mask you could be Torgue Man. LOL
Sorry for the kidding around.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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BritBoxmaker

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#10 posted 1570 days ago

As I’ve said before, you lucky, lucky b’.

Martyn

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Gary Fixler

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#11 posted 1570 days ago

There’s something distorting the text on their shirts, making it much harder to read. Give me a few minutes to decipher this…

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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dustbunny

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#12 posted 1569 days ago

Picture #1 – professional
Picture #2- well….. I like picture one better…LOL
Nice shirt Larry, this steps it up a notch : )

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

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billb

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#13 posted 1568 days ago

I’m not sure, but it seems to me that the embroidery on the shirt may not be a good idea.

-- Bill, Austin, Texas, http://woodworking-business.com

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Mark Shymanski

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#14 posted 1544 days ago

Hey are those the two from the Home Depot parking lot?! Watch your wallet LOL!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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Rick

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#15 posted 1544 days ago

No Mark:

Those aren’t the two from the Home Depot Parking Lot, they were Not that well Stac ….I mean they were a lot older.

Larry: “Get Lost!” OR … I’ll do it for you! ...LOL…

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

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