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Going to local shows. #25: Caboolture one day, Canberra the next....

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Blog entry by degoose posted 08-31-2010 10:52 PM 867 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Well this time tomorrow Luke and I will be heading for the Brisbane Airport to climb on board a QANTAS jet
bound for Australia’s capital.. Canberra…

The Canberra Timber and Working with Wood Show is scheduled to start Friday morning and go through to Sunday afternoon..

From all the other TWWS’s I have been to this promises to be a fantastic time…

Of course we are traveling down to do some demos on the Torque Workcentre… and I know that there will be some great bargains to be had … so hop on over and say G’day to Luke and me…

This year I also have a small quantity of Purple Heart for sale … remember the early bird gets the timber… I guarantee that it will not last long…. so come early…

I also intended to bring lots of my work to showcase but most of it is already sold… on commission… but I do have a few pieces to fit into my luggage.. If you have any questions about the Torque or about how I make my designs please feel free to stop by for a chat… as you all know I like nothing more than a good chat …especially about timber and tools…

So it is an early night tonight… early start in the morning and a great three day of the show to look forward to…

And I have remembered to pack all my winter woolies… the temperature in Canberra is in the single figures… not freezing but nonetheless cool for a sunny Queensland lad…

See you all there…

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



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patron

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#1 posted 08-31-2010 10:58 PM

be safe , larry .

and have a great show .

looking forward to what you come up with
on this trip .

and the videos of course .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Kindlingmaker

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#2 posted 08-31-2010 11:06 PM

Oh to to have an airline ticket and the time off from the factory… Have fun!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#3 posted 09-01-2010 12:23 AM

have a great weekend Larry but please donĀ“t get lost this time…..LOL

take care
Dennis

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ellen35

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#4 posted 09-01-2010 02:33 AM

Happy flying, Larry!

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

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TJ65

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#5 posted 09-01-2010 10:58 AM

Hey Larry
might see you there, plan to go this year.
Oh by the way, the weather is warming up!!!!! it reached a balmy 18 today!
Looks like the weekend will be on the warmer side too!

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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#6 posted 09-01-2010 03:36 PM

Larry, I pray that you will have a safe trip and a successful one as well. I don’t think you will have too much trouble selling what you have made because you do good work and I hope you have success with the equipment as well. Have a good time.

-- 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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