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We live on a small five acre farm in the Mohawk Valley - just north and east of Eugene, Or. We have:

1. Four kids and fourteen grand kids - they provide the motivation and purpose for our lives,

2. Three cats, eight chickens and a dog - because what would a farm be without farm animals,

3. A barn, converted to a shop - that increasingly finds me spending time in it, and,

4. A John Deere - no explanation needed.

That probably tells you everything you need to know about me. Thanks to Martin Sojka for building a GREAT site. I know a little about this subject and this site is one of the very best I've ever seen.

Kind regards,

Ransom from the Mohawk Valley, Oregon - "CottonWire"

-- "A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in frames of silver." Mohawk Valley - Oregon

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#1 posted 1713 days ago

WELCOME to LJ’s ….the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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#2 posted 1713 days ago

Thanks for the welcome Splinterman . . . this place IS addictive. It’ll be easy to spend WAY too much time here.

-- "A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in frames of silver." Mohawk Valley - Oregon

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#3 posted 1713 days ago

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#4 posted 1713 days ago

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! This is a great place to get – or give – advice about woodworking on the forums and the project posts are a wonderful source of new ideas. I love this site, I hope you will enjoy it too.

Look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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#5 posted 1713 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#6 posted 1713 days ago

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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#7 posted 1712 days ago

Hello CottonWire,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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#8 posted 1712 days ago

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 †

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#9 posted 1712 days ago

Welcome to LJs a place were there are great people,super projects and outstanding woodworkers.Enjoy

-- Custom furniture

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#10 posted 1712 days ago

Hey there, glad to see another person join the LumberJocks community! It’s a great place to meet new people, post projects, ask questions and so much more, hope you enjoy it as much as I do. Welcome!

-- A hammer dangling from a wall will bang and sound like work when the wind blows the right way.

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#11 posted 1349 days ago

Imagine that! A year has almost gone by since you became a Lumber Jock. Congratulations on your anniversary! I look forward to your posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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