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05-10-2012 04:35 PM

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Hey, Lumberjocks if you live in Utah please reply.
Would you like to meet the other Lumberjocks living in our sate?
Bert

-- Bert


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#1 posted 05-10-2012 04:39 PM

Yes

-- Dreaming of the day I might joint two pieces of wood square..........

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#2 posted 05-10-2012 04:49 PM

I sure do….

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 05-10-2012 05:31 PM

I do…...... and I would ,,,,,,,errrr,,,,,,,,,,,, wood…......... Oh what the hell

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#4 posted 05-10-2012 05:57 PM

So far that make four of us.
I believe that here is at least one lumberjock living in Sandy and one more in the south.
So far I have found:
Mars72
Max
deeker
Josh
3DBMe
utahwilson
VanLewis
Garp
GKP741

live in Utah and probably more do.
What should we do?
Have a barbecue somewhere?
What do you think?

-- Bert

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#5 posted 06-05-2012 04:38 AM

That would be great!

-- Salt Lake City, UT My goal is to live forever - so far, so good.

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#6 posted 01-10-2014 03:35 PM

I am in West Jordan and would like to make a get together happen too.
Let me know what I could do to help.
James

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James www.etsy.com/shop/ZionsWoodnCrafts

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#7 posted 01-10-2014 03:38 PM

I am in Central Utah.

Sundays, 9-12 works GREAT for me.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#8 posted 01-10-2014 04:11 PM

May be we should wait for better weather to meet.
For me a better day would be a Saturday.

-- Bert

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#9 posted 01-10-2014 04:22 PM

Bert, I was making a joke that only a few people will understand.

Anytime is good for me…........as long as I get a couple weeks notice.

And, any day of the week is good for me.

Just need travel time figured in.

90 minutes to SLC.

It would be great to see you again…..........and to meet the other folks in our area.

Bruce.

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#10 posted 01-10-2014 04:35 PM

Bruce,
I believe I get it. Mine would be 11-1 now for the new year.

All,

Saturdays would be good and I think better weather would be great.
Just to offer it up – I have an HOA park that I pay into in my neighborhood (West Jordan) that has a couple BBQ’s and tables… Green space for the kids to run if any wood want to come. I could reserve that! Or maybe we could meet in the middle of all of us so travel isn’t so long for some. I am game for most anywhere that I can talk or do some woodworking.

Anybody else?

James

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James www.etsy.com/shop/ZionsWoodnCrafts

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#11 posted 01-10-2014 06:19 PM

Suggestion – why not shop tours. Someone can sponsor an open house each month (or more) and we can visit, tour a shop, and dream of new ways to spend time/money. Visit about challenges/problems/issues. Set a couple hours aside in an afternoon for a visit. Host can provide some kind of finger refreshments so it isn’t a big production.

Most of us have some kind of heat so it could happen year round. SLC.

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#12 posted 01-10-2014 06:51 PM

I’m in Murray at the moment. Might be moving to Taylorsville soon, though.

-- -Tim, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

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#13 posted 01-10-2014 08:19 PM

oldretiredjim

That, in my opinion, is a WONDERFUL idea.

I haven’t heard of any Jocks close to me, but maybe Orem-Provo.

Point being…......car-pooling to more remote Jocks.

I am 90 minutes to 2-hours to SLC, depending on where someone is in the valley….........and traffic.

But, I would be happy to stop and pick-up any Jock that lives at a place I will drive right by going up I-15

-- We must all walk our own green mile

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#14 posted 01-11-2014 02:18 PM

I like the idea of shop tours too! Just not sure every one will be impressed by my massive collection of tools. Consisting of a bench table saw, scroll saw and jet 1221vs lathe. Ooo I almost forgot the shop vac. No heat in the garage yet hope to get some of that installed this summer.

I think its a great idea let’s keep working towards doing it.

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James www.etsy.com/shop/ZionsWoodnCrafts

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#15 posted 01-11-2014 03:35 PM

Since I started the idea and since I have large heated shop in SLC, I think that I should be the first one to host our group to be.

I propose that we meet the first Saturday of next month which will the 1st of February.
We could meet a around noon and have some finger food and a good time together.

I live close by the Community College on Redwood Road in Taylorsvile.

-- Bert

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