I made a little time for this

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I made a little time for this

Postby Barnyard » Wed May 07, 2014 4:19 pm

I had a couple picnic tables listed on Craigslist and a guy stopped by to get one. He then asked if I could make two more for him to pick up in June. Since I am swamped with trying to get the garden in as well as get ready for the Bash I told him June would be best. Then he asked if I made swings. I showed him the picture of the one I build and he said he wanted one. I said that would be no problem to have ready in June also. Nope, that wasn't gonna work. He needed it for Mother's Day. That was pushing my schedule a little tight, but I couldn't resist getting some thing done for a mother. I will try to work on my resistance a little harder next time. He was happy that I had it done in time.

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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby RUSSALL » Wed May 07, 2014 4:38 pm

Hey that's really nice work there Bill.
I'll take 2 as well. For Mother's Day ! :lol: :lol:

Anyway it's nice you could help the guy out.


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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby randallc » Thu May 08, 2014 5:32 am

Bill, now that you're retired -- how did you ever find time to hold down a job? Good looking swing.
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby Stanton » Thu May 08, 2014 6:50 am

Looks like you did a good job! I know your friend's mother will be pleased.

Will your friend put a finish on the swing or leave it natural?
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby Barnyard » Thu May 08, 2014 7:30 am

Thanks for the comments guys.

Stanton, I don't know how he will stain or paint it. The guy just answered an ad I had on Craigslist for something else and asked if I built swings. He said he needed it for his wife as a mother's Day gift.
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby grumpy » Thu May 08, 2014 10:45 am

Looking good Bill.
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby Donegal Cub » Fri May 09, 2014 2:00 pm

Very Impressive :worthy: :worthy:
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby dgrapes59 » Fri May 09, 2014 2:24 pm

Bill,

A lot of activity... you could sure use a workshop there! :wink:

Looks good,
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby Barnyard » Fri May 09, 2014 2:26 pm

dgrapes59 wrote:Bill,

A lot of activity... you could sure use a workshop there! :wink:

Looks good,

Yeah, Maybe I should add on to the barn. :D
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Re: I made a little time for this

Postby randallc » Sat May 10, 2014 5:39 am

Yeah, a big wood working shop would be nice to have all the tools handy.
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