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Location: Johnson Creek, WI
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My Dad was a carpenter and I did work a few days with him, but didn't really have an interest in home building. However, I did have an interest in building other things with wood. Most of my work was pretty crude, (ironically) made of 2x4's and the like. Later, I made some furniture pieces but they always had shortcomings. I think I lacked the time, patience and knowledge to "get it right."

Now that I'm retired I have become more serious in my woodworking. I have learned one important lesson:

Like billiards, you need to think two steps ahead of yourself. How will the next moves be affected by what you are doing now?

-- Jerry, Johnson Creek, WI "If it was meant to be different it would be."

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scrollsaw

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#1 posted 05-11-2013 05:05 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Todd

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JerryinCreek

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#2 posted 05-11-2013 05:31 PM

Thank you very much Todd. Looking forward to using this as a learning site.

-- Jerry, Johnson Creek, WI "If it was meant to be different it would be."

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#3 posted 05-11-2013 05:32 PM

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
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Contact:
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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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JerryinCreek

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#4 posted 05-11-2013 05:34 PM

You read my mind Jim, Thanks!

-- Jerry, Johnson Creek, WI "If it was meant to be different it would be."

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#5 posted 05-12-2013 12:11 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks – enjoy the Community.

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

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#6 posted 05-12-2013 01:24 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#7 posted 05-13-2013 02:39 PM

Welcome aboard. It’s great that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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