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  • Miller 5th annual project challenge...

    Hey guys,
    I got a phone call from Nicole at Miller Welding this afternoon to inform me that my entry, the V8 Mailbox I posted here, was selected as one of the finalists in the Moderate Difficulty classification. To say I was semi-speechless would be an understatement. Unfortunately, extreme family complications do not allow me to go to Appleton, WI for the Shootoff and disqualifies my entry.

    I want to extend my deepest gratitude & am honored to have been selected by the judges as one of the finalists. I can only say... THANK YOU MILLER!!!! The recognition of my project to be selected as a finalist is enough of a prize...... you made my day.


    Here's the pic of my project...
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  • #2
    Well done Denny.
    Shame you can not go and pick up your trophy as that mail box is a winner.



    • #3
      Congratulations! Sorry to hear you can't attend the showdown. I like the mailbox goodwork.


      • #4
        Congratulations on your project making the pick and sorry to hear you couldn't follow up on it.


        • #5
          We got the call from Nicole this morning. It is a day maker for sure. Mine is in the easy category.

          Something most of you will appreciate goes along with this. A week ago this morning my wife was in surgery for a colon resection. I got her home Monday afternoon. I told Nicole I would have to talk to my wife before I commited to the event.

          My wife's position was that if she had won a trip to be on the Oprah show and I couldn't go because of a work commitment she knew I wouldn't expect her to stay home. She saw this as being as much fun for me as being at an Oprah show would be for her.

          Gotta luv the lady.


          • #6
            Sorry you can't make it Denny but I understand a guy's got to take care of stuff at home before anything else. I'm sure its a great feeling that you were selected - you should be proud of that!

            Wroughtnharv - congrats! Hope your wife is doing well and good luck at the showdown!

            My phone will probably be ringing any minute for my invite.... ya right


            • #7
              congrats Denny

              sorry you can't make it to get the gold


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