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« Reply #280 on: January 28, 2014, 08:27:14 PM »
Enercraft is a well built portable mill. Baker still has parts for them.

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« Reply #281 on: January 28, 2014, 08:29:35 PM »
Welcome to the Forestry forum, wovennut. 
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« Reply #282 on: January 28, 2014, 08:47:29 PM »
Come to think of it, I have a bunch of sayings I had from the Navy.
Problem is, I can't post them on here.... :-\
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« Reply #283 on: February 07, 2014, 08:05:28 AM »
Shane G,welcome to the forum. Looks like you have a mill? Been sawing long?
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« Reply #284 on: February 07, 2014, 09:09:30 AM »
Hungry is better than ketchup.

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« Reply #285 on: February 07, 2014, 04:28:25 PM »
Hungry is better than ketchup.

TheCfarm and Red Oak Lumber would say….Hungry is better then Grits.  :D :D :D
Where's the Spoon?

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« Reply #286 on: February 07, 2014, 05:18:30 PM »
Now this is going much too far.  Where is my Friend Coon when I need him??   ???
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« Reply #287 on: February 07, 2014, 06:32:19 PM »
Maigicman,Coon won't be much help to ya. He's on my side.
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« Reply #288 on: February 07, 2014, 08:44:13 PM »
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« Reply #289 on: February 08, 2014, 08:44:56 AM »
OK Ray, maybe not always on my side, but I can always depend upon him.   smiley_thumbsup   :D
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« Reply #290 on: February 09, 2014, 10:02:13 PM »
"Where are we going, and why are we in this basket?"

I had an old carpenter working for me back in the '70s.  His most used descriptions of bad boards, while sighting down them were, "crooked as a dog's hind leg", and "ugly enough to make a train take a dirt road".

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« Reply #291 on: February 09, 2014, 10:10:49 PM »
Welcome to the Forestry forum, Tom King.   :)
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« Reply #292 on: February 10, 2014, 07:36:27 AM »
Hungry is better than ketchup.

TheCfarm and Red Oak Lumber would say….Hungry is better then Grits.  :D :D :D

I bet they would say anything is better than grits.

It's more along the lines of ketchup will make things taste better but not as much as being hungry.

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« Reply #293 on: February 10, 2014, 10:40:32 AM »
No me gusta ketchup. Da me chiltepines. Yeeeee Haaaaaa ;D
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« Reply #294 on: February 15, 2014, 10:20:54 PM »
Heard this on an old Western movie today:

What a person considers a short time….depends on which end of the branding iron you're on.  :D
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« Reply #295 on: February 16, 2014, 07:26:55 AM »
I like that one Dave!

Very True!  :o
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« Reply #296 on: February 16, 2014, 09:00:52 AM »
One I heard more than once from my parents who were thrifty, hard-working people: "beggars can't be choosers".
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« Reply #297 on: February 16, 2014, 10:27:16 AM »
Cogito ergo sum.

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« Reply #298 on: February 16, 2014, 12:27:29 PM »
Now that's old. ;D 8) 8) 8)
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