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Location: Wellington, NZ
Website: www.gordoncrichton.com

I'm a 35 year-old IT professional who has had a fascination with wood almost my whole life but who has never done any "proper" woodworking until the near future. My Dad (Alan) was a member on Lumberjocks for a while before he sadly passed away in July 2011. Almost all his tools will arrive with me in New Zealand at the beginning of January 2012 so then the proper woodwork can begin!

My partner and I moved into our first home in mid-November and there's a small garage which will be full to the brim with these tools. Lots of organisation and layout considerations to be done to make sure I can actually work in the space I have. My partner has many projects for me to do (and I have a few of my own) so my hitherto almost-untested skills should improve fast!

I'm looking forward to gaining from everyone's experience and advice and hopefully in the future I can offer some of my own.

Happy New Year for 2012 to everyone!

Gordon.

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 839 days ago

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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woodworm

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#2 posted 839 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 839 days ago

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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Max

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#4 posted 839 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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SnowyRiver

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#5 posted 839 days ago

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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cajunpen

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#6 posted 838 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks – you could not find a better bunch of woodworkers anywhere on the planet!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Beginningwoodworker

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#7 posted 835 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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