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Misc. #1: Hello from South Dakota

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Blog entry by Northerner posted 10-01-2009 04:49 AM 854 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hi everyone and welcome to my blog!
i have been on the net since 1992, i have been a member of many forums of all types,
i have designed a few websites for myself and others and i hate to admit it that this is
my first blog. i just don’t know that much about them but from what i can tell its just an
electronic diary of sorts?

anyway, i’m 43 and retired on disability as a machinist. i used to be into golfing and also
competitive archery (SD indoor champ BHFS) but now i’m just a woodcrafting newbie!

i have slowly been gathering machines and tools since this spring and my shop is a work
in progress, lots of stuff to get done before winter arrives. please check out my workshop
page to see a few pics and a list of my gear.

i really look forward to learning a lot here and getting to know and hopefully making friends
with a lot of you! so please stop and say a quick hello and mention where your from.

Kevin

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning!



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ChunkyC

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#1 posted 10-01-2009 06:15 AM

Welcome to the fun neighbor! I’m just a few miles east of you.

Chunk

-- Chunk's Workshop pictures: http://spadfest.rcspads.com/thumbnails.php?album=135

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Northerner

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#2 posted 10-01-2009 07:03 AM

hey chunk, nice to meet someone close. lemars isnt real close but in the world of the net, its close so thats cool.
are you a member of the siouxland woodworkers club? i joined up a month ago and met some great people but not being in sioux city its hard to hook up with anyone or have them over to hang out.
i will have to check your album to see if you have any pics of your shop. hope to chat sometime.

Kevin

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning!

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bandman

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#3 posted 10-02-2009 02:32 AM

Greetings from Wisconsin, I’m relatively new to LJ’s, seems like a great site.

-- Phil

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Karson

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#4 posted 10-02-2009 04:46 AM

Glad to have you in the shop. Good luck in getting all of the new skills honed along with some chisles and planes.

-- 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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