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Author Topic: $1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge  (Read 1822 times)

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$1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge
« on: May 15, 2011, 12:21:14 PM »
Just completed my highest per-board-foot sawing job ever.  :) :) :)   Guy drove 45 miles out to my place with a 18" diameter 14" long ( :D) walnut log.   He wanted it cut into 1 1/2" cookies.   It took me 14 minutes start to finish including setting up the platform to hold the log.  I got 7 cookies out of it for him and charged him $25.  ;D ;D ;D

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Re: $1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2011, 12:44:48 PM »
That's almost as good a money as the cookie cooker, Famous Amos, makes.
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Re: $1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2011, 10:05:14 PM »
good one :D :D :D

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Re: $1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge
« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2011, 08:36:10 AM »
Are you going to invest the money or take a vacation with it?  :D

You could take your wife on a long trip to the corner store and get some ice cream  8).
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Re: $1.14 Per-Board-Foot Sawing Charge
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2011, 08:41:07 AM »
isnt that kinda like bull riding? you make a lot of money in only 8 seconds if you are real good at it. :D :D :D
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