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Workshop by porrapai posted 10-09-2007 08:31 PM 1370 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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-- carlos castanheira, South Africa

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#1 posted 10-09-2007 08:40 PM

Welcome Carlos.
I believe you are the first South African aboard.
Please show us your work!


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#2 posted 10-09-2007 08:50 PM

Looks like a good place to get some work done. Thanks for sharing.

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#3 posted 10-09-2007 10:04 PM

Correction Bob #2.
I’m a Portuguese/Mozambican/South African. I was born in Portugal 62 years ago grow up and got educated in Mozambique and settled in South Africa were all my children were born.

-- carlos castanheira, South Africa

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#4 posted 10-11-2007 01:48 PM

Looks like a lot going on in there. Is that a sandal on your workbench, next to the coffee cup? Do you repair shoes, too?

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#5 posted 10-11-2007 05:13 PM

looks like a really productive workspace!

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#6 posted 03-28-2008 08:08 PM

Hi Carlos,

It does look like you have a lot going on in your shop. Mine seems to get that way whenever I am involved in a project. Every hand tool I own seems to migrate to the assembly table and I have to sweep them aside to assemble the project. You have a nice collection of hand tools.

Thanks for the post.

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#7 posted 03-29-2008 02:56 PM

Hey Carlos, I wasn’t here when this was first posted. I am glad it came around again so I could visit your shop.

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#8 posted 04-09-2012 08:55 PM

hi you live near where i used to live which is Pretoria. i live in scunthorpe england now. but what is nice to see in your workshop is that lovely South African sunshine streaming through your window. a rare thing here in england. be nice to see what you make sometime. until then TOTSIENS EN GENIET U DAG

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