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Post by Phil D on 17th April 2011, 5:49 pm

I have just found this forum, Badger knows me and we often bump into each other in various Stores in the Valley. This looks like a nice place to be.
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Post by Adrian on 17th April 2011, 6:15 pm

Welcome Phil, tis good to see another face I know in real life.

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Post by mr_sfstk8d on 17th April 2011, 6:58 pm

Hello, welcome and enjoy your stay. Looking forward to getting to know you.
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Post by MrsC on 17th April 2011, 8:14 pm

Hi Phil and welcome to the forum from me too! Hope you find lots here to keep you interested and I look forward to hearing more about what you get up to over there.

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Post by Lottie on 17th April 2011, 8:25 pm

Hey Phil Very Happy

Lovely to meet you, gosh you're pink and sweet... Laughing don't let Billy see you.... Shocked he eats anything Wink

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Post by Jaded Green on 17th April 2011, 8:34 pm

I think it's a nice place to be. Welcome
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Post by Dandelion on 17th April 2011, 9:47 pm

Hello Phil - looking forward to chatting!

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Post by Compostwoman on 17th April 2011, 10:19 pm

Hello there Phil

I have a small wood and harvest a bit of wood from it, so am very interested in your obvious chainsaw experience

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Post by polgara on 17th April 2011, 10:29 pm

Hi from me as well.

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Post by Sparhawk on 19th April 2011, 8:25 pm

Sorry for the delay, catching up on lots of things, shift work etc etc...

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Post by Phil D on 20th April 2011, 12:03 am

Compostwoman wrote:Hello there Phil

I have a small wood and harvest a bit of wood from it, so am very interested in your obvious chainsaw experience
Not sure exactly how many acres of wood I have, somewhere around 16 I think, anyways we heat our house and our water from it. We also use it for building.

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Post by Compostwoman on 20th April 2011, 12:05 am

Phil D wrote:
Compostwoman wrote:Hello there Phil

I have a small wood and harvest a bit of wood from it, so am very interested in your obvious chainsaw experience
Not sure exactly how many acres of wood I have, somewhere around 16 I think, anyways we heat our house and our water from it. We also use it for building.

we heat our house ( mostly) from our wood ( water is mainly from the solar thermal) and I also make all sorts of stuff from the timber.

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Post by Phil D on 20th April 2011, 12:13 am

Compostwoman wrote:
Phil D wrote:
Compostwoman wrote:Hello there Phil

I have a small wood and harvest a bit of wood from it, so am very interested in your obvious chainsaw experience
Not sure exactly how many acres of wood I have, somewhere around 16 I think, anyways we heat our house and our water from it. We also use it for building.

we heat our house ( mostly) from our wood and I also make all sorts of stuff from the timber.
You need a chainsaw mill Cool

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Post by Compostwoman on 20th April 2011, 12:23 am

I know! I am working now on building one here...it would be soooo useful!

What do you build with your home made lumber?

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Post by Phil D on 20th April 2011, 12:28 am

Compostwoman wrote:I know! I am working now on building one here...it would be soooo useful!

What do you build with your home made lumber?
So far a stable fot 2 horses, next a cow shelter. Anything that needs timber in reality. Ohh a cold frame is my next project. OH picked up a window at the side of the road!

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Post by Compostwoman on 20th April 2011, 12:42 am

We love pics on this forum! Please consider posting some of your building projects......

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Post by Phil D on 20th April 2011, 1:09 am

Compostwoman wrote:We love pics on this forum! Please consider posting some of your building projects......
I am not sure that I have any, i will take a look and see.

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Post by Compostwoman on 20th April 2011, 1:12 am

Thank you!

Am off to bed now as it is rather late, here !

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