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    I was chatting with my pal JimSawyer a few days back and he expressed interest in seeing some photos of how porcelain ceramics are made in the company where I'm currently working and it occured to me that in over forty years in the business I really haven't got a record of modern day ceramic production anywhere other than in my head.

    Jim suggested that this might be something to post in the Off Topic section for general interest so before launching into what could be a longish set of slides can I float the question 'Is there interest in seeing this info'
    Jim in Mexico

    Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
    - Albert Einstein

  • #2
    You bet. I always watch that show on discovery of how they make different things.
    "Still Montana Mike"

    "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
    Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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    • #3
      Yeah. That would be neat.
      Keith

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      • #4
        Are you kidding?!? Post away, we'll gaze on.

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        • #5
          That would be great Jim. We take most things for granted these days and never give a thought to the manufacturing process. Maybe we'll get to see you at work too or is that a little too far fetched? - Lol
          Mick
          I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. Winston Churchill

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          • #6
            sounds like it would be neat to see.
            Janette
            www.square-designs.com

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            • #7
              Go for it Jim ....... lots of pictures!!

              Rhys

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              • #8
                No

                <see my sig line>








                Just kidding, of course. I think it would be great. I like those Discovery shows too.
                Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter. Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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                • #9
                  Can anybody ever have too much knowledge?
                  Fred


                  There's a fine line between woodworking and insanity, I'm just not sure which side of the line I'm on!

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                  • #10
                    Yes by all means Jim, I would really enjoy that.
                    Hawaiilad
                    Larry

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                    • #11
                      Please yes, That would be something I really wood enjoy
                      Pacifism is great, as long as everyone is participating.



                      StephenD


                      The Southern Arizona Woodturners Association
                      Desert Woodcrafters
                      Grandpa for the 7 most amazing children.

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                      • #12
                        Are you going to be star..or just the narrator?
                        Jim
                        When looking at the clock at work--the correct time is:
                        Too early to leave, too late to call in.

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                        • #13
                          Well Jim, I guess you got your answer....

                          Can't wait for the show...!!!
                          Jim

                          The limits of the imagination are imaginary.
                          No task is too tedious for Art.
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                          • #14
                            Go for it, Amico!

                            Jan

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                            • #15
                              Waiting for the show.............................................. ....
                              A clean house is a sign of a broken scroll saw!

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