• Advertise with us
View JimYoung's:homeworkshopprojects (10)blog (15)reviews (0)forum topics (2)buddies (3)favorites (21)activity logWatch

163 posts in 855 days

Location: Michigan

I consider myself a beginning woodworker. What ever I know about woodworking comes from my middle school shop teachers and watching PBS. I have a few projects under my belt and have a good start on a home workshop.

I have learned how to sharpen chisels, and that it takes 6 stitches to close the hole that a 1" chisel makes when you slip and run it into your hand! At least I can still count to ten without taking my socks off.

My other hobby is R/C airplanes, and I design and kit my own planes. I'm self taught with AutoCAD and have used that to sketch up and design the woodworking pieces I've made so far.

-- -Jim, "We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office." -- Aesop

Latest Activity | view all »

commented on Greene & Greene Magazine Rack - my "own" design #2: Tweaking the side panels for better flow 05-20-2016 04:28 PM
commented on Cherry Nightstand #4: Case Assembly 05-17-2016 01:52 AM
commented on Greene & Greene Magazine Rack - my "own" design #1: Basic design layout 05-17-2016 01:43 AM
commented on Intro to LumberJocks 05-15-2016 01:18 PM
commented on Intro to LumberJocks 05-13-2016 04:19 PM
commented on Hall Table 05-05-2016 12:54 AM
replied on My ROS Died 05-02-2016 07:16 PM
commented on Entry Table 04-28-2016 11:38 PM
commented on Keepsake Box 04-27-2016 12:19 AM
replied on Dust Collector Issue 04-24-2016 11:17 PM
commented on Orchard Street Sofa #23: The Final Installment 04-23-2016 01:15 PM
commented on Greene and Greene-ish Dresser 04-21-2016 11:26 PM
commented on If Greene & Greene Drank Beer 04-20-2016 09:26 PM
commented on Stacked Two with Heart 04-20-2016 01:29 PM
commented on If Greene & Greene Drank Beer 04-20-2016 01:24 PM

Latest Projects | view all 10 »

Latest Blog Entries | view all 15 »

Grab widget

1 comment so far

View a1Jim's profile


114790 posts in 2845 days

#1 posted 01-21-2014 06:32 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”
Need help with posting or other questions ?
Ms DebbieP AKA Debbie Pribele (Ljs community manager)
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.

-- Custom furniture

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics