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CharlesNeil

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10-10-2016 02:39 PM

you have talked about them , calculated them , and used alot of them , but have you ever actually seen one.

Went to a woodworking friend of mines 80th birthday yesterday and you will see the gift I took him https://youtu.be/E33RZGc5RGI

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Bill White

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#1 posted 10-10-2016 02:45 PM

Now that’s just too cool. We need to discuss your sense of humor. See me in my office at 9:00 am.
Bill

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#2 posted 10-10-2016 03:15 PM

Charles, you might have just given Woodpeckers tools the idea for their next limited run “Aluminum BF measuring tool”.lol.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#3 posted 10-10-2016 03:21 PM

Hell’s Bells … Monte looks damn good for 80, hope to be making sawdust at his age too!

-- I've decided 1 mistake is really 2 opportunities to learn.. learn how to fix it... and learn how to not repeat it

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CharlesNeil

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#4 posted 10-10-2016 03:40 PM

I should have filmed some of his work , its amazing, he is excellent, I am always amazed at what he does at his age .. He makes for a super friend as well, glad he is mine .

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#5 posted 10-10-2016 04:16 PM

Haha. Thanks for sharing this Charles. It provided a good chuckle!

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#6 posted 10-10-2016 05:36 PM

Ha, ha… Funny.

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#7 posted 10-10-2016 06:27 PM

Charles,

I’m guessing he looked for the money? LOL!

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#8 posted 10-10-2016 06:45 PM

Charles,

That was a GOOD ONE! :) LOL

It seems like I have seen him in some of your videos…

Golly, if had known that you had Board Foot Calculators for people having their 80th birthday, I would have told you about MY 80th birthday! LOL

That was a great gift! I’m sure he will cherish it…

FUNNY!!

Oh, you said it was “rough sawn”... I guess that means that you did’t apply a Finish to it? LOL

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#9 posted 10-10-2016 08:07 PM

that was great, good friends are a rare thing theses day s,you got him on that one it is now a board foot of treasure and friendship not cherry, i would bet he made that chair in was sitting in

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#10 posted 10-11-2016 10:56 AM

Good one Charles.

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#11 posted 10-11-2016 12:58 PM



I should have filmed some of his work , its amazing, he is excellent, I am always amazed at what he does at his age .. He makes for a super friend as well, glad he is mine .

- CharlesNeil

Where would we be without good friends, right? Way to go, Charles!

-- Mike from Lansdowne, PA

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#12 posted 10-11-2016 02:03 PM

I thought it was going to be a board stretcher system :)

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#13 posted 10-11-2016 02:34 PM

Gotta love it!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#14 posted 10-14-2016 03:04 PM

That’s funny will be using this for my pops this yr. Lmao Thx for sharing.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#15 posted 10-15-2016 01:09 AM

I had to SEE it to believe it… A real board stretcher! Really works!

Thank you for sharing this one!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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