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Location: Phoenix, Arizona

I've been into woodworking for over 35 years now. I've built more kitchen cabinets and furniture than I can count.

Made my first violin in 2002. They a truly are labor of love and patience.

I got involved with cnc routers and shapers in 1998 and never looked back.
Currently I work for an upscale cabinet shop designing and engineering high end residential cabinetry and furniture. Cabinetvision is my program of choice and I've found very little that I couldn't do with it.
The screen to machine feature allows me to take my designs and directly generate g-code for nested parts.

I'm currently building a 4-axis cnc router in my garage which I hope to someday produce specialty carvings and turnings for cabinets and furniture to supplement my retirement. We'll see how that goes.

James Matthew Barrie once said that "nothing is truly hard work unless you'd rather be doing something else. " Thanks to eddie for helping me recover who to attribute that to.
(I knew who it was, then forgot, now I remember again. -- I must be getting old.)

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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#1 posted 10-10-2011 08:08 PM

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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#2 posted 10-10-2011 09:53 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 10-11-2011 08:55 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

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#4 posted 10-11-2011 06:59 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#5 posted 10-29-2011 03:27 AM

Welcome aboard.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#6 posted 01-25-2012 01:35 AM

I’ll be lookin forward to seein more o your projects. work/play safe. keep makin dust for the dust collector

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#7 posted 01-30-2012 12:21 AM

Thanks for the friendship.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are."

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