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Forum topic by DKV posted 03-14-2015 08:35 PM 960 views 0 times favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-14-2015 08:35 PM

1. waiting for glue to dry
2. waiting for paint / finish to dry
3. using a nail gun
4. looking for a tool you just used
5. measuring once
6. loaning tools to a friend
7. thinking you just invented a new type of jig
8. thinking you just built something that no one else has ever built
9. thinking the garage belongs to you

Please add number 10.

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#1 posted 03-14-2015 08:36 PM

10) Using the lathe :)

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#2 posted 03-14-2015 10:14 PM

11) Getting your hands dirty

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#3 posted 03-14-2015 10:21 PM

10) Getting “ohhh’s & ahhh’s” when gifted projects are unwrapped!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#4 posted 03-14-2015 10:26 PM

Knowing exactly what your next few steps are going to be.I love it when I’m on a roll with a project,all pieces are cut and planed and I have a perfect picture of what project is going to look like.

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#5 posted 03-14-2015 11:56 PM

Standing on the outfeed side of my thickness planer as a rough cut piece of spalted maple comes through for the first time.

-- I'm selfless because it feels so good!

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#6 posted 03-16-2015 02:16 AM

The neighbors response that ” “YOU” made this????”...

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#7 posted 03-16-2015 02:35 AM

10) The smell of fresh sawdust.
11) No email or Internet once the switch is ON
12) turning the music up ano ugh to be able to hear it through hearing protection and over the vacuum
13) still having all 10 fingers when the shop lights go out. No, I don have a Saw Stop

-- Mickey Winder Ga

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#8 posted 03-16-2015 02:39 AM

Sawdust in your coffee.

-- Why measure twice when you can cut twice?

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#9 posted 03-16-2015 02:42 AM

Being able to make a living doing what you love.

-- Because I'm gone, that's why!

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#10 posted 03-16-2015 02:46 AM

The creating, an idea in my head becoming a reality.

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#11 posted 03-16-2015 10:55 AM

Blaming the squirrels for your lost tools.

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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