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Location: Charlotte, NC

Relatively inexperienced with woodworking, but I really enjoy it. I'd like to better understand techniques and also identify some interesting/useful project ideas.

I have only completed a few small projects to date, including a new "built-in" closet for my wife. At this point I've kind of called a timeout since I want to establish a workshop in my garage.

I already have most hand and power tools, and having a dedicated one-car garage is really helpful. In the near term I am building a workbench (sort of a blend of various designs and intuition) as well as storage solutions.

- ChipOffTheOldBlock

-- "Excellence is a thousand things done just a little bit better"

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#1 posted 08-22-2013 01:23 PM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy !
Because I often get asked questions by new members I’ve included the answers to the most( FAQ) along with my welcoming message to LJs.
You should know that posting questions or projects here (your profile page) will not get you very many responses’ just because it’s your profile page not part of a main forum. To post in a main forum read below.
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#2 posted 08-23-2013 03:35 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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