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Forum topic by jeffswildwood posted 274 days ago 423 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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jeffswildwood

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274 days ago

What a drag. In my little basement shop, working on my latest project when a super storm hit. Well its raining so lets continue doing woodwork. Til I looked over to the corner and the water appeared. No plug ins in that area, so ok there, but wait, SAVE THE WOOD! I did. Then go out in the rain to dump sawdust from my shop vac and suck up the water. Guess the project will have to wait til I fix my downspouts to channel water away from the house. Only sucked up 15 gallons. Nothing worse then a wet shop!!


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redSLED

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#1 posted 273 days ago

Good rant. Yup, project delay bummer. Necessity always wins over desire.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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MaroonGoon

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#2 posted 273 days ago

Hey man, rain in the middle of summer is a blessing!

-- "Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone." -- Pablo Picasso

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jeffswildwood

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#3 posted 272 days ago

True, rain in the summer is a blessing, just not in my wood shop!

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HorizontalMike

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#4 posted 272 days ago

”...Only sucked up 15 gallons. Nothing worse then a wet shop!!...”

Nothing BETTER than a ShopVac! At least in that kind of emergency. 8-)

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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jeffswildwood

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#5 posted 271 days ago

Right you are Mike!! Shopvac to the rescue.

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