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oscorner

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#1 posted 01-11-2007 07:53 AM

Hello Charlie, I was looking through the members and saw you are from, New Orleans. Welcome the the LumberJocks, neighbor.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Karson

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#2 posted 03-12-2007 02:51 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks

-- 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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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#3 posted 03-27-2007 07:00 PM

Wow !!
A musician, composer, & woodworker all rolled into one. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

Beautiful music.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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CharlieM1958

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#4 posted 03-27-2007 07:04 PM

Thanks, Dick. Jack of all trades…master of none. That sums me up pretty well. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#5 posted 03-27-2007 09:00 PM

It looks to me you’re doing alright no matter what you do.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 03-27-2007 09:29 PM

Coincidence !! June 30, 2007, I’ll have 17 years retirement.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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CharlieM1958

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#7 posted 03-27-2007 09:33 PM

If you start counting backwards we can meet in the middle!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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TreeBones

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#8 posted 09-22-2007 01:55 AM

Hey Charley, I like all your projects. I like to make the small boxes and quick projects that give instant gratification using unique materials, like some of yours. Nice work.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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PanamaJack

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#9 posted 09-25-2007 08:51 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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Greg Mitchell

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#10 posted 10-11-2007 12:43 AM

Thanks for the comments Charlie on the cutting boards. It doesn’t take that long to make one. The sanding is the hard part. If you have a wide belt sander or know someone who does you can make one in a few hours.

-- Greg Mitchell--Lowell, AR--gdamitchell@sbcglobal.net

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kenndenn

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#11 posted 11-21-2007 06:24 PM

And here is the best place for the pond liner, no underlayment required and super durable…

http://www.bendtarp.com/

-- Kenn from Kennewick, WA

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kenndenn

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#12 posted 11-21-2007 06:55 PM

did I mention it’s the cheapest I’ve found? last summer a 15×30 foot piece was $165 including ups shipping. Most of the other places and local vendors were double that…

-- Kenn from Kennewick, WA

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woodgrain411

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#13 posted 11-21-2007 08:54 PM

I’m going to be doing the holiday shop (santa’s work shop) for a few of the local schools in my area ! I’m looking for ideas for fast , easy projects with little cost to make , so I can donate them for the under privileged childeren to give to their parents for the holidays (x-mas & such) . Childern of all walks of life also find joy in giving to their parents and other family members on the holidays , It gives them a sense of pride,and happyness! The school asks that I make sure that it would be something of a non-religious background to all cultures !If anyone has any plans or ideas please send them to me soon december 17th is my deadline. Thank you everyone that took the time to read this !Happy thanks giving!!!!!

woodgrain411

(note: I have access to lots of scrap 2×4 2×6 2×8 2×10 2×12 all less than 24” long free , also kids have be able to carry it ,Thanks again! )

-- I love this site !

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lew

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#14 posted 02-21-2008 06:33 PM

Charlie, Thanks for the kind comments. I used the instructions in the May 2007 issue of Woodcraft Magazine.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Bill Akins

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#15 posted 04-15-2008 04:04 AM

Thanks for the comments. Yes my Dad built the boat out of 2 inch pine. I added that as a project. Check it out.

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

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