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    Quote of the Week

    This is one of the best descriptions I've seen off woodturning in quite a while. While it's not the complete description, it does indeed describe a big part of the adventure:

    Quote Originally Posted by allen levine View Post
    It was quite a blast, of course, I just kept turning and turning, and turning, but it was a totally different kind of flow than flatwork...Its a bunch of turning madness, it isnt anything but a man let loose with a chisel and a piece of wood.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

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    i missed him say it vaughn, but i concede we lost him
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    Quote Originally Posted by larry merlau View Post
    i missed him say it vaughn, but i concede we lost him
    Alas, poor Allen.
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    It was only a matter of time...Rennie and Larry, you could be next!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeff Bower View Post
    It was only a matter of time...Rennie and Larry, you could be next!
    I would throw my self into a wide belt sander first!
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    Yep Rennie and Larry the clock is ticking. The pull is strong.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeff Bower View Post
    It was only a matter of time...Rennie and Larry, you could be next!
    I think Larry is gonna be a tough one to convert to the spinny world.....when he comes over for a visit, he doesn't get close to the lathe....reminds me of when I see a snake, I stay far away in case it may strike at me.

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    at least we have one realist in our group yet some folks jist dont listen steve
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    hoo dat larry?
    benedictione omnes bene

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    dat be the ashman and rennie tus far...
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