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Location: Eagle, ID
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I've been working wood since about 1980. I'm a software architect and developer by day. Whether working with wood or software, I enjoy conceptualizing, designing, and building.

-- Dave J. Eagle, ID

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commented on Dresser & headboard 09-09-2014 02:16 AM
added project Dresser & headboard 09-07-2014 11:03 PM
added project Television stand 03-15-2009 11:04 PM
commented on Wall Mirror 03-15-2009 08:27 PM
added project Cherokee star 03-15-2009 08:21 PM
added project Wall Mirror 03-15-2009 07:44 PM
commented on Chessboard 02-21-2009 04:01 AM
commented on Cheval mirror 06-14-2008 04:23 AM
commented on Quarter round end table 04-17-2008 02:40 AM
commented on Dressing table 01-10-2008 04:58 PM
commented on Parlor Guitar 12-01-2007 02:05 AM
commented on Shop Tools #4: JessEm Mite-R-Excel™ Precision Miter Gauge with Dual-Indexing Angle Location 11-25-2007 05:33 PM
commented on Coo Coo Clock 11-24-2007 01:07 AM
commented on Art's & Craft's Period Inspired Desk 11-24-2007 12:57 AM
commented on Shop Tricks and Tips 11-21-2007 09:08 PM

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Max

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#1 posted 08-30-2007 02:39 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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WayneC

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#2 posted 08-30-2007 03:27 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Karson

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#3 posted 08-30-2007 03:28 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 soon moving to Virginia karsonwm@gmail.com †

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Greg Mitchell

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#4 posted 08-31-2007 03:29 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

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

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PanamaJack

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#5 posted 09-01-2007 04:44 AM

Welcome to the one and the only LumberJocks website. Enjoy your time spent here. Should you have any woodworking questions do not hesitate to ask…Somebody will know the right answer.

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

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oscorner

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#6 posted 09-01-2007 05:41 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks! ;^)

-- Jesus is Lord!

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newguy

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#7 posted 09-02-2007 02:50 AM

You aksed what part of Northern Minnesota, my wife is from Virginia and I’m from Nashwauk. Been many years since we lived up there. Big difference in the winters from up there to San Antonio.. Btw great projects that you’ve built.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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newguy

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#8 posted 09-09-2007 01:39 AM

Dave,
You asked what sort of finish I used on the cutting board. It was salad bowl finish, I cut it a bit with mineral oil.

-- Fred, Parker, Colorado

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Mark A. DeCou

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#9 posted 09-19-2007 12:49 AM

welcome Dave. You have some great projects posted!

-- Mark DeCou - American Contemporary Craft Artisan - www.decoustudio.com

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RAH

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#10 posted 10-27-2007 04:26 AM

Welcome Dave, I have been roofing most of my life and couldn’t help but notice you are sitting on a roof using toe boards, what is the pitch of the roof?

-- Ron Central, CA

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DaveJ

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#11 posted 10-27-2007 04:34 PM

RAH – The roof is 8:12. Nothing at all to a pro, I’m sure, but it felt pretty steep to me. This was on a laundry room / kitchen pantry addition that I built a few years ago. Of course, I managed to time things such that I was nailing shingles on the hottest day of the year.

I was able to buy the same shingles and siding as was on the rest of the house, and match the existing roof line, so the addition blends in pretty well. Here are a couple of pictures:

P6050013

P6050016

Thanks for asking!
Dave

-- Dave J. Eagle, ID

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#12 posted 11-09-2007 08:09 PM

Welcome Dave!
We used to stop & eat at a nice restraunt on our way to the cities, but I can’t remember the name of it.

-- -** 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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Bureaucrat

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#13 posted 08-22-2009 03:58 AM

Congratulations on your upcoming 2 year anniversary being a Lumber Jock. Thanks for helping to make this a great site!

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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