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Wood worker,& tool hound, I sneeze wood chips and I can smell a tool buy a hundred mile away. I think the wood chips have something to do with the good tool sniffer.

-- "Tying shoelaces was way harder than learning to Whistle",,,,,member MWTCA area K. Kentucky

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fatman51

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#1 posted 10-14-2015 07:34 AM

Thanks Turtle Carpenter! I never get to your part of the country but I envy you the hardwood that probably grows there. The closest I have been is Southern Ohio or Western West Virginia. I have no complaints about my home state. The water is soft, the cool dry air makes it easy to sleep, and even easier to wake up. There is timber enough to build with, and elk and brook trout enough to fill the freezer.

I read your Blog about your Stanley g12-020. With the popularity of some of the antiques as well as the modern niche suppliers, the g12-020 seems overlooked. It is a nice little block plane and I am rather fond of mine. I am sure that it was difficult to part with.

-- The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. Benjamin Franklin

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Rick Dennington

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#2 posted 11-10-2015 04:29 PM

Howdy T.C.,

Yep….it’s the 25th Infantry Division logo….I served with the 25th when I was in Viet Nam ‘67-’68….

-- My grandpa used to say: "Y'all come back when you can....come after dinner, and leave before supper.."

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Roger

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#3 posted 04-09-2016 01:01 PM

A tad late, but Welcome to LJ’s. Thee place for all aspects of this fine hobby of woodworking. Work/Play safe. Keep makin dust.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#4 posted 05-20-2016 02:30 AM

-- Spammer in the process of being removed.

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