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Retired Valuer. I have a well equiped garage sized workshop & am interested in most woodworking projects. No formal training other than weekend work with a carpenter friend a few years ago & work in a sawmill when I was a teenager. Enjoy small & large projects.

"Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Karson

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#1 posted 2449 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 karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Max

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#2 posted 2449 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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WayneC

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#3 posted 2449 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

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

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TomFran

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#4 posted 2448 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks, Grumpy! Glad to have you aboard.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Greg Mitchell

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#5 posted 2448 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

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

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Greg Mitchell

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#6 posted 2447 days ago

Thank you for the kind comments. I’m glad that you joined. This is a great website. I’ve learned a lot, and enjoy the great projects and comments of all.

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

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#7 posted 2447 days ago

I have already posted to your projects but have not formally welcomed you – Welcome to LJ!

I think you will really like it here. This is the best woodworking community anywhere.

(Your picture betrays your name.)

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Grumpy

19313 posts in 2449 days


#8 posted 2447 days ago

Thanks for the welcome Todd. The nickname started when the grand kids came along. My son thought it was a bit of a joke to call me Grumpy (instead of Gramps or Pop etc) & it stuck.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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PanamaJack

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#9 posted 2445 days ago

We welcome you to the one and only LumberJocks. We hope that you enjoy your stay/visit each and every time you show up on our door step. If you should need any woodworking question answered, don’t hesitate to ask. Somebody’s gonna have a great answer for you.

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

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Karson

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#10 posted 2444 days ago

Grumpy:

What can you tell me about a bar that you were making for your wife.

Or should I give her a call?

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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oscorner

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#11 posted 2443 days ago

Glad to have you on board. Great looking projects!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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TreeBones

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#12 posted 2410 days ago

I like your work, there all great projects. This is a great site, glad to see you here.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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Teri

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#13 posted 2355 days ago

Thanks for the welcome Grumpy :)

I can’t get enough of this site. I’ve spent most of the evening just looking at projects. I’m pretty awestruck at the artistry.

-- Teri, Kokomo, IN

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MikeyG

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#14 posted 2316 days ago

no the cross was one i made on the bandsaw and then with my rotary tool i made a square hole and glued it in place.

-- "Measure twice, curse once"

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jeanmarc

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#15 posted 2313 days ago

thanks for your comments c pour moi un plaisirs de faire parti de cette communautés du bois

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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