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Location: Elwell, MI
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I am a network administrator for a District Health Department but love to be in the shop. I am married (20 years) to an awesome young lady who supports my ...endevors. I have three children, The oldest in college as a Jazz bassist, one in highschool and the other in middle school. I am in the process of finishing my new shop one paycheck at a time. Our new house had a 48X40 metal pole building and that is now my shop..Yes it is too big When you have to close it in and insulate it for cold Michigan winters. I am figuring it will take 3 years to complete it as a do not like to use debt. ( I know that is boardering on unamerican)
I look forward to learning and contributing where I can.

-- Hope Never fails

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Karson

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#1 posted 2650 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- 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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Mario

902 posts in 2650 days


#2 posted 2650 days ago

Thank you

-- Hope Never fails

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WayneC

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#3 posted 2649 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. This is a great group of people. Try the shuffle if you have not already. It is a great way to see some of the eariler content on the site. Enjoy.

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

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oscorner

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#4 posted 2631 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks! Let’s see some woodworking.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Budman

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#5 posted 2626 days ago

Howdy & Welcome Neighbor… I work in Mt. Pleasant, but my shop is in Harrison…

-- Rick, Michigan, rick.blodgettoil.com

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Mario

902 posts in 2650 days


#6 posted 2626 days ago

That is great.. so you know what I am dealing with weatherwise and setting up shop. Actually I was born and raised in the UP so the weather down here is great compaired to up there.

If you are in the market for tools go to the furlo auction site on the web and check out an auction that is comming up. It is a custom stair company that went out of business. Great stuff on the list.

-- Hope Never fails

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Mark

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#7 posted 2626 days ago

Great to have you with us Mario.

-- Mark

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PanamaJack

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#8 posted 2626 days ago

Welcome to the one and only LumberJocks Mario. We are glad you have come to join us. Enjoy.

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

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barlow

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#9 posted 2332 days ago

A turning like the one pictured will probably take me at about 20hrs from start to finish.

-- barlow

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gjd

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#10 posted 1924 days ago

Happy Anniversary. In a few days you will have been a Lumber Jock for 2 years! Thanks for your participation and keep on posting!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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gjd

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#11 posted 1560 days ago

Well, another year has rolled by. It must have been a fun year because it seems like yesterday when I congratulated you on be a LJ for 2 years. Congratulations on your 3rd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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helluvawreck

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#12 posted 1450 days ago

Mario, I can’t believe how big your shop is. I could probably fit 6 of my shops inside your shop. Post some more pictures of it from time to time. Thanks for posting these pictures.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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