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Offline Mt406

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Today was my first
« on: January 18, 2014, 11:25:33 PM »
My first paying job.....
15 4x4x16   DF  paid 19.00 each.
It was lined up by the local lumber yard but its a start they will take a 20% cut.
 

  

  

 

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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2014, 03:40:17 AM »
Congratulations on yer first paying gig!  Always great to get paid for having fun!!
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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2014, 05:29:02 AM »
Good looking lumber there.  Nice work!
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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2014, 06:29:33 AM »
That is good. Is that a swinger I see?
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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #4 on: January 19, 2014, 07:02:00 AM »
Congratulations on the sawjob, and Welcome to the Forestry Forum.
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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #5 on: January 19, 2014, 07:48:34 AM »
Happy for you MT, nice looking mill! and lumber, I would say get ready for more work,   david
only have a few chain saws I'm not suppose to use, but will at times, one dog Dolly, pretty good dog, just not sure what for yet,  working on getting the gardening back in order, and kinda thinking on maybe a small bbq bizz,  thinking about it,

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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #6 on: January 19, 2014, 10:42:16 PM »
Thanks Guys
I mean Really Thanks the information that all of you share freely has helped more than I can say now and will in the future. thanks again
And it dose feel good getting paid doing what you injoy

Scott

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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #7 on: January 22, 2014, 11:56:08 PM »
what type of swing blade is that do you like it

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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #8 on: January 23, 2014, 08:59:18 AM »
Congrats on your first sale. I agree with David, get ready for more orders now that you've put your name out there and shown you can produce good work.
What part of Montana are you in?

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Re: Today was my first
« Reply #9 on: January 28, 2014, 12:08:17 AM »
Its a D&L out of Canada  I have a few bugs to work out its working good now...  and I am from south west Montana just move here 7 months ago from NW Montana


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