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Location: Fort Worth, Tx.
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I started doing wood working because a friend told me that I could never build something as good as a master craftsman friend of ours. That was about 3 years ago and I was sucked in by the creative outlet.Most projects I create usually come from a cross between a necessity and Adam Wells (my neighbor) and my self drinking in the shop late at night and saying "You know what would be cool?". (Which is the wood workers equivalent of a redneck saying Hey guys watch this!)

Disclaimer: We are professional highly trained drinkers and recomend that you never try this in your shop.

Almost a year ago I purchased a Jet Midi lathe with a little apprehention and have since become adddicted to it like a crack addict. Lol So most of my projects these days are turned on my lathe, however i still occasionaly build flat projects.

I am constantly trying to push my abilities by creating things that I have not seen and trying techniques that I have never tried.

"The greatest ideas come from the biggest failures." Me

-- Failure is always an option. :-)

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surfin2

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#1 posted 02-04-2013 12:42 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 02-04-2013 03:09 AM

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.
Want to know how to post something?
See the drop-down box underneath my Lumberjocks in the upper right hand corner. Click on the arrow and select which type of posting you want to make (Project, Blog entry, Forum topic). This will take you to the appropriate page and you just fill in the form.
Sending Private messages(PMs) to other members
Click on the word” home” next to the profile picture of the member you want to contact ,then click on “send message”
http://lumberjocks.com/help/getting-started
Need help with posting or other questions ?
Contact:
Martin SojKa ( LJs founder)
http://lumberjocks.com/msojka
Ms DebbieP AKA Debbie Pribele (Ljs community manager) http://lumberjocks.com/MsDebbieP

Just for the record even though I have a large number of post I’m not involved with LJs management ,I’m just another member.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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SnowyRiver

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#3 posted 02-04-2013 03:32 PM

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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