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Author Topic: What would you charge to run someones mill?  (Read 1286 times)

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Offline Magicman

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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #20 on: May 19, 2017, 08:54:38 am »
$30 hr x 10 hrs = $300 (magicgoat number)

There, fixed that for ya! 

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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #21 on: May 19, 2017, 10:02:40 am »
The goat will be glad to know that I'm out of rubber bands...

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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #22 on: May 19, 2017, 10:25:16 am »
Run Forrest Goat! Run!
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #23 on: May 20, 2017, 09:13:33 am »
If he's that wealthy it doesn't seem to me that he ever wants to learn to saw. He can add this mill to his "toys" list and use your knowledge and back to boast about it.

Time working for others when there's things to do at home must be justified by enough compensation to make you smile about doing it instead of everyday dreading it in my opinion.

As others have said, $30 per hour seems good if you're doing it for the paycheck.
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #24 on: May 20, 2017, 09:22:20 am »
Speaking of making money at sawing, the goat tries to make as much money sawing as I do but only sawing 15 minutes instead of 35 hours a week. $300 per piece will do that.

I saw a craigslist ad the other day and laughed big time. It stated ''Goat REDUCED''.  ;D :D :) :o :laugh: :laugh: :laugh: 8) ;D ;D :D ;) :)

To the OP,

If you can help someone else out that has seemed to me to help you out a lot(free logs) do it. Offer to help him learn to saw or he can pay you. A day or 2 training him may help you out even more later.

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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #25 on: May 20, 2017, 11:32:17 am »
$30 hr x 10 hrs = $300 (magicgoat number)

There, fixed that for ya! 

Herb
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boy im glad that im a jack a** (according to my wife anyway ;D ) instead of a goat  :o a goat aint safe here in the forest ;D :D :D :D  better watch out goat :D :D :D
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #26 on: May 20, 2017, 03:28:19 pm »
I think the goat ran. Haven't seen him here in this thread in a bit!
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #27 on: May 20, 2017, 07:58:25 pm »
The goat is probably not back from the Sycamore  quarter sawing project at Jakes.  Still have not heard from Ed.  I guess I will talk to him when and if he calls.
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #28 on: May 20, 2017, 08:05:03 pm »
Looks like he just flew by... Kinda looked like he had an eagle on his back...
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #29 on: May 20, 2017, 09:11:19 pm »
It happens EVERYTIME I go out of town. Nooooo, can't take a weekend off and go to the Georgia project and what happens???
Y'all start talking about me.

And Paul Case....you saw on Craig's List..." Feduced Goat".

What is a FEDUCED Goat?  :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #30 on: May 20, 2017, 09:48:18 pm »
Speaking of making money at sawing, the goat tries to make as much money sawing as I do but only sawing 15 minutes instead of 35 hours a week. $300 per piece will do that.

I saw a craigslist ad the other day and laughed big time. It stated ''Goat REDUCED''.  ;D :D :) :o :laugh: :laugh: :laugh: 8) ;D ;D :D ;) :)

To the OP,

If you can help someone else out that has seemed to me to help you out a lot(free logs) do it. Offer to help him learn to saw or he can pay you. A day or 2 training him may help you out even more later.

PC

I fixed it.

FEDUCED goat is a goats friend who cannot type because his hooves are cloven.
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Re: What would you charge to run someones mill?
« Reply #31 on: May 21, 2017, 06:15:21 am »
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