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Thread: Why we make the BIG MONEY

  1. #1

    Why we make the BIG MONEY

    Hi All,

    Title a little ostentatious?

    Sorry. It was meant to be.

    A simple, poor (not even close),ignorant redneck (absolutely),

    manages to not be that guy in the Frigidaire box, outside the office.

    Am I being boastful? Yep.

    But why Per? That is so unlike you.

    I know again, my apology's.

    Just needed to show how we in the proletariat struggle by.

    You, dear reader's know where I am coming from with this post.

    I promise I will never do it again.......

    But you should see what I drive......and its paid for.

    Pictures are second coat of Behlens Rock Hard Table top

    over 3 coats of MAS epoxy. 3 more coats of varnish to go,

    then the polishing regimen. Enjoy.

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    One word.....

    A very wise man once said.......
    "I'll take my chances with Misseurs Smith and Wesson. "

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Southern Georgia

    Your talent never ceases to impress me! You have the right to boast!!!

    Your self-control and restraint are equally impressive!

    - Marty -
    Fivebraids, Inc.
    When you earnestly believe you can compensate for a lack of skill by doubling your efforts, there’s no end to what you can’t do…

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    Marty, Steve,

    Thanks, no really, for everything.

    But I am on a roll here.......

    So my interpretation of what

    a real mans bar is suppose to look like.

    Floor goes down in about a week.

    Then this redneck is changing hats,

    Packing the kids and the old geezer on Luftansa,

    to ski and snowboard in Zermatt.

    Tee Hee
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  5. #5
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Quote Originally Posted by Per Swenson View Post
    Packing the kids and the old geezer on Luftansa,

    to ski and snowboard in Zermatt.

    Tee Hee
    I'd say that you earned it Per.
    I would love to tip a few in that masterpiece!
    "I am enclosing two tickets to the first night of my new play; bring a
    friend...if you have one."
    --George Bernard Shaw to Winston Churchill

    "Cannot possibly attend first night, will attend second..if there is
    --Winston Churchill, in response

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    Goodness Per, you and your dear old Dad have a lot to be proud of on that job

    I'm sure that for many many years to come, a lot of people will be stunned by the fine work that greets them when they walk into that bar, I know I'd be afraid of spilling my drink as I was gawking at the work you guys have done.

    Hats off, enjoy your trip, you have certainly earned it!
    The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
    William Arthur Ward

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    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Charlotte, NC
    Great looking bar! It's been quite a project and I've enjoyed following your progress. Wish I were close by...I'd love to meet up for a drink in there!

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    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Per, you do really outstanding work,,,,Nice job

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Southern Louisiana
    i think if there was a place you could boast it would be here. we all understand the pride you feel when you finish any job, but something like this, you have rights to boast Per. thanks to you and your dad for sharing your beautiful work with all of us. it truly is inspiring!!

    hats off!!


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    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    per, for a man who lives in a box i must say darn nice work! i think i like the piece of birdseye in bob`s aplique the best of all the pretty wood ya`ll put in that bar....give the `ol guy an atta-boy from the sticks ...tod
    [SIZE="1"] associated with several importers and manufacturers.[/SIZE]

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