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Location: Fairburn, Ga
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Next month I will be 70 years young. I have 3 children and 3 grandchildren.

I am retired from the Navy during which I flew as loadmaster and crew chief on the Navy's version of the DC-9.

I worked for many years selling to the meat industry and had the pleasure of traveling around most of the US. I am on my third retirement working as The Facility Director of a private school that works with children with learning problems.

My shop is 24' x 24' with a 9' ceiling. I have a number of my Fathers tools that I use. I use my shop to make things for sell, project at the school and my church.

-- "When we build, let us think we build forever." John Ruskin

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started topic Working with Pink Ivory. 08-31-2014 03:37 AM
added project Storage, Storage and more Storage. 08-27-2014 03:44 AM
replied on Sharpening Planer Knives 07-16-2014 02:42 AM
replied on Craftsman Table Saw Rehab 06-16-2014 03:44 AM
commented on The Bear rings up another one. 06-06-2014 12:31 AM
added project The Bear rings up another one. 06-05-2014 04:45 PM
added project Bracelet Display 05-31-2014 04:32 PM
commented on Hunter's Desk 05-14-2014 06:38 PM
commented on park benches 05-02-2014 04:20 AM
replied on First time here. How to attach steel legs to live edge table? 04-14-2014 05:11 AM
commented on Spalted Maple Ring 04-11-2014 04:23 AM
commented on LJ Challenge: FREE Hendrik DVD Set Drawing (Deadline April 22, 2014) 04-09-2014 03:10 AM
added project ONE THING THAT LEADS TO ANOTHER!!!!! 04-05-2014 04:15 AM
commented on Delta 12 1/2" Planer 03-25-2014 03:43 AM
commented on First Ring 03-21-2014 01:05 PM

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GaryK

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#1 posted 03-19-2008 07:06 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Enjoy yourself.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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PanamaJack

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#2 posted 03-19-2008 08:02 PM

We welcome you to the one and only LumberJocks. We hope that you enjoy your stay/visit each and every time you show up on our door step. If you should need any woodworking question answered, don’t hesitate to ask. Somebody’s gonna have a good answer for you.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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cajunpen

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#3 posted 03-19-2008 09:45 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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rikkor

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#4 posted 03-19-2008 10:11 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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Grumpy

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#5 posted 03-19-2008 11:55 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Max

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#6 posted 03-20-2008 12:48 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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Max

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#7 posted 03-20-2008 12:48 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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Scott Bryan

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#8 posted 03-20-2008 01:31 AM

Bearpaw,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Karson

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#9 posted 03-22-2008 06:31 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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ND2ELK

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#10 posted 04-08-2008 05:50 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Paul D

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#11 posted 04-08-2008 10:11 PM

Welcome to LJs !! Glad you have joined us !!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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creamedpossum

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#12 posted 06-14-2012 05:33 AM

Hey sounds good. I’ll keep you in mind. I’m still currently piecing together my shop as it is. It’s coming along slowly, but it’s all about the journey I guess.

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