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Old 03-19-2014, 09:49 AM   #1
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Greetings from Tennessee

Hello and greetings from Tennessee.
Hi Ya'll.
Been a DIYer all my life, 64 years so far.
Worked in a foundry for 32 years, automotive supplier for 2 years, for a general contractor for 9 years and for myself for ever.
Been an electronics technician, electrician, facilities/layout designer, plant engineer, machine designer, and jeweler.

I have just taken on the largest project of my personal life. I am building our retirement nest. The bad economy of the last 6 years has pretty much broken all my eggs, but I still need a nest to call home. Had to sell the farm and home I have been building since 1976 and moved to town. I now have a house that was built in 1960 and am just starting a gut remodel.

First thing I did is build a 16' x 24' wood/work shop. The house is now gutted and I am starting to put it back together.


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Old 03-19-2014, 04:26 PM   #2
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Greetings from Tennessee


There is another DIY'er on this site from the Volunteer state.

He is a cagey old carpenter.....


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Old 03-19-2014, 06:57 PM   #3
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Greetings from Tennessee

Welcome-----East or west Tenn? Beautiful state--join right in--Mike---
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:34 PM   #4
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Greetings from Tennessee

I got family in middle Tennessee. Love to visit there- its beautiful.
When posting in forums, letting us know your location will help others give better feedback/advice/solutions to your questions
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Old 03-19-2014, 08:27 PM   #5
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Greetings from Tennessee

Hello, I'm in TN also. Little town in the north east corner.

Welcome and good luck with your projects.
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Greetings from Tennessee

welcome ..yep beautiful there ...
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Old 03-19-2014, 09:06 PM   #7
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Greetings from Tennessee

Welcome Michael@. I'm glad you could join us.

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Old 03-20-2014, 02:42 PM   #8
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Greetings from Tennessee

Welcome and glad to see you here.


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