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Had to add a security system/shop helper. My offcuts seem to be disappearing :)
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#1 posted 11-04-2008 05:15 AM
you may have to check the security guard before he leaves the shop LOL
-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI
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#2 posted 11-04-2008 05:40 AM
Dogs are cool tell him to keep up the good work
-- Jim, Kentucky
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#3 posted 11-04-2008 11:29 AM
I installed a security system in my garage about three months ago too. Since then, I haven’t noticed any decrease in pilferage and the “system” is crowding me on the couch!
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#4 posted 11-04-2008 12:22 PM
Whew I thought for a minute that you made him outta some kind of exotic wood. :o)
I have 3 dogs, Callie my Louisiana Catahoula Leopard Dog is my shop dog. When I get a new tool she is the one who has to check it out, her tail wags like crazy. She is by my side when I work.
My other 2 an American Bulldog/Boxer mix and a Shepard Husky mix, the boys would rather chew the wood.
-- Measure once cut twice....oh wait....ooops.
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#5 posted 11-04-2008 01:39 PM
I can’t use my dog as security. If someone were to break in my golden Retriever would offer them his favorite stuffed toy. :-)
-- If you have gone through a whole day without learning something new, you wasted it.
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#6 posted 11-04-2008 03:43 PM
kcZ, I had a dog just like yours. They are the best. It’s the best alarm going.
-- Bob K. East Northport, NY
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#7 posted 11-04-2008 04:21 PM
If dogs could talk…..
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#8 posted 11-04-2008 04:31 PM
I have a pretty good size bear in the neighborhood. Unfortunately he only hangs around the shop when the blueberries are ripe.
-- "Heaven is North of the Bridge"
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#9 posted 11-04-2008 06:36 PM
My dog Abby doesn’t come in the shop. In fact if she’s sleeping on the couch when my wife starts the vacuum she’ll come downstairs and stare at me, as if I could do something about it.
-- When my wife ask's what I have to show for my wood working hobby, I just show her the splinters.
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#10 posted 11-04-2008 07:24 PM
I have a lab and a sherpard that a least sound like guard dogs from the other side of the door. The most dangerous thing with the lab is his wagging tail – it can hurt when it gets going!! And the shepard is just rude as she is very good at stepping on toes.
-- Brandon, Maine, www.maineweddingtrellis.com
#11 posted 11-04-2008 07:51 PM
She, Misty, definately sounds like a guard dog. She came from a long line of Police/Personal Protection dogs. She is nowhere near as tough as her father or other siblings but that bark will deter most anyone, her glare is freightening also.
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#12 posted 11-04-2008 09:36 PM
This is not a project. Last time a non project was posted in the project area the lumberjocks FREAKED OUT and it was taken down. I like this site and I like this dog. Looks like a good dog to me. I don’t like that the bigchopperoo had a project taken off. He put up a video that was very silly in the project area and it was taken down. Up tight babies and hypocrisy is something that I’m not so sure I am comfortable being associated with.
PSI want to rub that dogs belly!
-- Wipe the blood stains from your blade before coming in.--
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#13 posted 11-04-2008 10:03 PM
You call that pup a security system?? looks like a little pup to me….heres a security system
he’s 14 ft long and weighs in at over 80lbs (which is why I have help holding him ( his name is Dante)
-- RTB. stray animals are just looking for love
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#14 posted 11-04-2008 11:50 PM
don’t go to extremes spaids. there is a huge difference between those silly videos and this harmless post.
-- It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.
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