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Tell Us About Yourself / G'day
« on: May 17, 2018, 12:29:57 AM »
Hi all, I joined some time ago but just getting around to doing an intro.
Started in lapidary cutting cabs in 1974 and moved on to faceting a couple years later with a  borrowed machine and then 10 years ago with a MDR machine I bought from the wife's uncles estate. Been to a few places like Tomahawk Creek, The Willows and Rubyvale the jasper farm and a place out from Southport where you paid $5 and dug for geodes and found some good ones and a lot of crappy ones but until they are cut you don't know. Also spent time around Beechworth and other places in that locale. Also Andamooka and Coober Pedy with no joy though.
Just late last year decided to get back into it and got a couple saws from our sponsor and slowly relearning the craft.
Pete

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