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Forum topic by CharlieM1958 posted 08-03-2009 10:10 PM 1116 views 0 times favorited 33 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-03-2009 10:10 PM

Looks like today is day 1,000 for me here at Lumberjocks.

The most amazing thing to me is not how long I’ve been here, but how much the site has grown in such a short time. By my calculations, there were only a little over 200 jocks here when I signed up. My how things have changed.

Thanks for a great site to my fellow LJ members, and a special thanks to Martin!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#1 posted 08-03-2009 10:16 PM

congratulations. does this mean you’re buying us all a round?

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#2 posted 08-03-2009 10:17 PM

Sure. Everybody meet at Karson’s house. Wait for me there. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 08-03-2009 10:20 PM

Congratulations, I wonder who has the most days

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#4 posted 08-03-2009 10:29 PM

Congrats for sticking it out for so long..only a short time for me but feels like I have never been without this site,
Charlie do we start without you if you are a little late lol
Just imagine 1000 more days and what this site will be like…..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#5 posted 08-03-2009 10:32 PM

Hey Charlie.. congrats!

And keep having fun here ;)

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#6 posted 08-03-2009 10:33 PM

well done my dear friend a thousand years on lumberjocks err days sorry LOLAlistair youre truly a nice guy well done.

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#7 posted 08-03-2009 10:42 PM

Look forward to the next 1000! Congrats!

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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#8 posted 08-03-2009 11:03 PM

Sir Charles of a Thousand Days!! Congratulations!!
Wow! You’ve been here almost a year longer than I’ve even been on-line…:-)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#9 posted 08-03-2009 11:23 PM

Congrats Charlie …........... WOW, a thousand days!!!
A lot of changes during that time, but all to the good…........... this truly is a wonderful site.

I look forward to seeing many, many more of your projects !!

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks,,

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#10 posted 08-03-2009 11:46 PM

Congratulations, Charlie. It is hard to imagine what the next 1000 days will be like.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#11 posted 08-03-2009 11:51 PM

A thousand days. WOW You sire are a gentleman and a scholar and worthy of emulation. And, from all evidence (discounting the negative billboards on the interstate), you’re a pretty nice guy. Congrats.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#12 posted 08-04-2009 12:25 AM

1000 days, eh? Congrats. I too am glad I joined this great bunch of people and you are one of the reasons. I have enjoyed your boxes and humor. It’s been a pleasure. Your woodwork is outstanding.
Again Congrats and of course,

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#13 posted 08-04-2009 12:49 AM

Congrats Charlie. What would we do without you?.........................LOL Just think…......95 more days and you’ll celebrate your 3rd anniversay. And once again, Thanks to Martin for such a wonderful site for us lumber enthusiasts.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#14 posted 08-04-2009 01:03 AM

Congrats on your milestone Charlie and thanks for all of the great material you provide for other jocks.

-- Wood Chuck (Bruce)

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#15 posted 08-04-2009 01:04 AM


I’ve been so attentive about 3 years coming soon for me, that 1000 days snuck right past.

The first thousand days went by so quick, you’ll be able to do next 1000 standing on your head.<(;Q}#

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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