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Location: Rochester, NY
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I always felt silly paying someone to do something that I could do just as well with a little practice and the right tools. Rather than paying a repairman $100 to fix it, I'd rather buy $100 worth of tools and do it myself. This is how the addiction started.

I knew I wanted a tablesaw, and so I went scrounging around craigslist to see if I could find one. I ended up finding an older woodworkers entire delta collection: table saw, 6" jointer, 15" planer, bandsaw, miter saw, benchtop belt/disc sander, lathe, and even 1000+ BF of black walnut, oak and cherry. Turns out he needed some expensive surgery, and the toys had to go. I couldn't resist.

I'm only 29, but I learned a long time ago that I'm NEVER the first person to have had "this problem." While I lack experience, my willingness to read about all YOUR mistakes and solutions puts me back in the game.

I'm looking forward to posting some more of my projects on here!

-- Adam, Rochester NY

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started topic Spray-can storage from 2x4 cut-offs 06-03-2014 01:40 AM
started topic Plastic easter eggs? What can they be repurposed for? 04-16-2014 08:04 PM
commented on Heart-in-Hand Jewelry Box & Framed Mirror 01-25-2014 04:11 AM
commented on Fixed up an Old Bench 01-06-2014 02:45 AM
commented on Garden row markers with pyrography 01-05-2014 03:05 AM
commented on Very Small Cabinet 01-05-2014 03:02 AM
commented on Log Table & Chairs 01-05-2014 02:59 AM
added project Simple Desk Cell Phone Holder 01-05-2014 02:45 AM
commented on Cellular phone holder 01-05-2014 02:23 AM
commented on Floating Entertainment Center 12-27-2013 09:46 PM
added project Simple Entertainment Center with angular floating shelves 12-23-2013 11:21 PM
commented on Simple Computer Desk 12-23-2013 10:05 PM
added project Decorative wall piece from scraps 11-28-2013 06:38 PM
replied on Dust collector? I use my leaf-vac instead. 10-20-2013 01:10 PM
commented on Remodeled Bathroom 08-03-2013 01:53 AM

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 03-05-2012 02:42 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Max

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#2 posted 03-05-2012 05:31 AM

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#3 posted 03-05-2012 06:57 AM

Welcome aboard.
There are literally centuries worth of experience here to draw on.
I hope you enjoy yourself.

Have fun,

Mike
aka bagtown

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#4 posted 03-05-2012 03:27 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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