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Hello fellas
« on: March 10, 2012, 10:00:14 PM »
Im from northern Alberta Canada, I had just bought an old mill just after the new year. I just got logged on here tonight so Im just getting familiar with the site. I hopin to make some friends, post some pics and ask as many questions as I can..lol I might be able to answer some questions as well.
Thats all for now and hope we can talk soon.... Lyle niemi

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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2012, 10:02:58 PM »
Welcome Lyle!!!  Lots of friends to make here.  What kind of mill did you get and what are your plans for it?

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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2012, 10:08:35 PM »
Welcome Lyle. You'll have a blast on here with all that these guys and gals know!

You don't have to worry about turning the light out when you leave.....somebody's always here.  8)

Take Care buddy,

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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2012, 10:15:35 PM »
Welcome to your new favorite hangout! Share with us a bit about yourself, your mill, and your goals. And pictures, don't forget pictures!

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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #4 on: March 10, 2012, 10:23:03 PM »
Welcome to the Forestry Forum, lyle niemi.   :)
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« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2012, 10:28:51 PM »
Welcome Lyle!!!  Lots of friends to make here.  What kind of mill did you get and what are your plans for it?

Victor
Hi Victor, I got myself a nichols mill. It was manufactured in edmonton alberta, Im not sure how old it is. It is a head sawmill and I have benn running it with my 1105 massey tractor. Im still learning all the buttons on this site so maybe tomorrow I will try to post some pics... Oh ya, just a warning, I like posting lots of pics...lol

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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #6 on: March 10, 2012, 10:51:20 PM »
I'm pretty new myself but...Welcome!

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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #7 on: March 10, 2012, 11:06:06 PM »
Welcome

Can't wait for pics, I wonder if you are having unseasonably warm weather there in N Alberta, like we are over here in N Ontario.

If so it will be great sawmilling weather, as the snow is melting fast. (very bad for the water table though :( )
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« Reply #8 on: March 10, 2012, 11:11:55 PM »
Welcome

Can't wait for pics, I wonder if you are having unseasonably warm weather there in N Alberta, like we are over here in N Ontario.

If so it will be great sawmilling weather, as the snow is melting fast. (very bad for the water table though :( )
Welcome

Can't wait for pics, I wonder if you are having unseasonably warm weather there in N Alberta, like we are over here in N Ontario.

If so it will be great sawmilling weather, as the snow is melting fast. (very bad for the water table though :( )
well isnt that something, Thunderbay is where I was born. ya we are having some pretty warm weather

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« Reply #9 on: March 10, 2012, 11:15:53 PM »
I need a little help on how to post pics please

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« Reply #10 on: March 10, 2012, 11:27:44 PM »
Welcome to the Forestry Forum Lyle.

You'll find that this is a great place to hang out!

Almost forgot, Happy Birthday Lyle.
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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #11 on: March 11, 2012, 08:30:02 AM »
I need a little help on how to post pics please

Go to this thread link in the "Behind the Forum" board and look at reply #1.
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« Reply #12 on: March 11, 2012, 09:23:49 AM »
Lyle:  Knew you would find your here sooner or later.  Enjoy your mill and have fun!  By the way the food section is outstanding!  Armand

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« Reply #13 on: March 11, 2012, 09:51:51 AM »
Hi Lyle, welcome fellow albertan, congrats on your mill! I'm located an hour southwest of edmonton, you have joined an awesome Forum, the knowlage here is astounding  8). What are your plans for your mill as I know there is no shortage of timber in your neck of the woods, look forward to your pics!...


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Re: Hello fellas
« Reply #14 on: March 11, 2012, 03:17:33 PM »
Lyle, welcome aboard. bg


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