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Postby Russell F » Thu Feb 15, 2007 8:12 pm

Well, i guess i hesitated long enough, I'll go ahead and post. This is a condensed version, as i have a problem of dragging stuff out with too much detail and such.

I'm from a little fly speck town on the Tennessee river in western TN. I'm a 1980 model, I'm younger than most but older than the rest. I attended college in Champaign,IL and received a A.S degree, then got my butt back to TN and landed a fair job. I am employed in the maintenance department for a local factory. My title now-a-days is "Industrial Maintenance Technician/Lead person", which basically means, i fix machines and make sure the other guys do too.

I enjoy welding and machining, I've built several implements, attachments, and other stuff.

I own a 1950 cub, it belonged to my grandfather, then my dad, and now me. I have a large assortment of implements. I use it mainly for the garden since i purchased a larger diesel tractor, but it still gets used for odd jobs quite a bit. And i think it's more fun to operate.

I married my wife Stephanie in Jan. of 02. She tries to keep me in straight, but i still color out of the lines occasionally. I keep mules and horses, and have started to get into nervous/fainting goats. I enjoy the company of a good dog, but unfortunately I have the company of 3 in the house and 2 in the yard. But they all love me, even tho they are my wifes. And i think thats about it.

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Postby Merlin » Fri Feb 16, 2007 5:10 am

Welcome Russel F. And, ugh, would you, ugh, and your wife like to, ugh, trade places with, ugh, me and my wife?

Seriously Russel, you will enjoy this board. Everyone is wonderful, each and every one. They all have a special place with me.

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Postby Rick Prentice » Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:58 am

She tries to keep me in straight, but i still color out of the lines occasionally.

Thanks for my morning chuckle, Russell.

One day I'll get back into raising goats, they're alot of fun to watch.

Welcome again,
When I told my dad I've been misplacing things and doing stupid stuff----His reply---"It only gets better"

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Postby Ron Luebke » Fri Feb 16, 2007 12:14 pm

welcome russell, glad to have you with us :!:

' its just plain ole Ron '

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Postby trac48 » Fri Feb 16, 2007 12:59 pm

Russell, has an old horse trainer and classic jumping and dressage teacher

you are lucky to have horses, my ANDALOUSIAN stalion died 4 years ago :oops: so broken harted sold the school and moved.

So I hoppe you find joy with your horses,

welcome and let's talk horses someday :wink:

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Postby FCUBMAN » Fri Feb 16, 2007 1:10 pm

Welcome! Another Red Green fan :D
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Postby John(videodoc) » Wed Feb 21, 2007 8:28 am

Champaign, Il, huh, that means you know where i am at in Paris, il, about an hour south of Champaign. Glad to meet you Russell, we hook up one day! John

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