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Location: Oak Grove, MO.
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I am retired and do some woodworking as a hobby. I make what I call utilitarian pieces. My last project was a tansu for my wife's home office. I share my workspace with a vehicle so no large shop tools. I do have good hand tools. It seems that most everyone likes my projects and I try to build to last. My wife loves red oak so that is what I work with the most. My next project is going to be a TV console that will hold about 600 dvd's. I hope I get my way and use walnut for the console.

-- Jim, Missouri

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#1 posted 06-12-2012 12:06 AM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#2 posted 06-12-2012 01:36 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks- the greatest woodworking site on the net!!...........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 06-12-2012 01:45 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy!

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 06-12-2012 04:48 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#5 posted 06-12-2012 05:58 PM

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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#6 posted 07-01-2012 08:08 PM

Let me be the 6th LJ’s member to wish you a warm welcome!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#7 posted 07-01-2012 08:13 PM

I just noticed you live in MD. My wife’s parents live in Crofton. I was a manager at a High Gear tire and Auto parts store way back in 1975. Then we moved back to MA for a 2nd shift recall at GM. I retired in 2000 and then we moved to St Augustine FL.

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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woodshaver

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#8 posted 07-01-2012 08:15 PM

Whoops! My eye sight is failing me … It’s MO not MD! Oh well! My mistake! LOL !!!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#9 posted 07-01-2012 09:15 PM

Welcome. Glad you found us. You’re gonna like it here
Let me see….Mo is extreme Northeast Texas, isn’t it???

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#10 posted 08-28-2012 11:11 PM

Welcome to LJ’s Jim. You’ll have a lotta fun here. Lotsa gr8 folks, gr8 projects, videos, and anything and everything around woodworking of its many sorts. I look forward to see your tv console. In the future, that’s also on my “tado” list.. Work/Play safe. Keep makin dust.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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