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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 30, 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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replied on How do I match this "driftwood" color? 04-22-2015 02:47 PM
replied on How do I match this "driftwood" color? 04-22-2015 01:33 PM
replied on How do I match this "driftwood" color? 04-14-2015 10:43 PM
commented on Ash Clothespins 04-01-2015 04:16 PM
replied on How do I match this "driftwood" color? 03-31-2015 07:21 PM
replied on How do I match this "driftwood" color? 03-31-2015 06:06 PM
started topic How do I match this "driftwood" color? 03-30-2015 05:20 PM
commented on Washer Dryer Stand - with built in detergent dispenser 02-17-2015 05:17 PM
commented on Curvy cherry coffee table with walnut stripe 02-16-2015 07:47 PM
added project Curvy cherry coffee table with walnut stripe 02-15-2015 11:05 PM
commented on Convertible Standing/Sitting desk 02-10-2015 12:57 AM
commented on Convertible Standing/Sitting desk 01-21-2015 06:27 PM
commented on Laptop Stand, Snack Table, or Bedside Desk 01-21-2015 12:43 AM
added project Convertible Standing/Sitting desk 01-21-2015 12:34 AM
started topic Can a clamp really be too tight? Tell me your story. 01-17-2015 02:50 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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Bagtown

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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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