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Location: Canberra, Australia

Hi, I'm Jerry and I live in Canberra Australia. I play music (fiddle) - mainly Celtic folk/Irish and am very much a hobby woodworker. I've made a few small things, but got more serious recently when I built a dining table from an old ribbon gum tree that burnt outside our house during the 2003 Canberra Bushfire... The house was okay but we lost the garden - close enough for my taste! My workshop is a garage - the car stays in the car port - and I have a fair tool set for a hobbyist - last big purchase was a 6" long bed jointer to smooth up the lumber from the tree, although it does much more than that!

-- Jerry, Australia

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commented on Figured Maple Pen 01-19-2013 05:24 AM
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commented on Table out of poplar 09-19-2011 03:18 PM
added project Fountain pen 09-19-2011 03:14 PM
commented on Mandolin 01-19-2011 09:49 AM
commented on My secound pen and also made for my mom 01-11-2010 02:43 PM
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commented on More pens from the Christmas haul :-) 12-27-2009 11:04 PM
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commented on Purpleheart Pen - Boxing Day fun 12-27-2009 12:54 AM
added project Purpleheart Pen - Boxing Day fun 12-26-2009 03:02 PM
commented on Crappy day in the shop and a nice kickback to the forehead. 10-20-2009 10:57 PM
replied on When do I go full time? 10-04-2009 05:59 AM
commented on Maple with cherry and walnut veneer cigar pen 10-04-2009 04:17 AM

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#1 posted 01-10-2009 11:42 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….Looking forward to your projects and posts….. WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#2 posted 01-10-2009 11:53 PM

Thanks – yeah I’m a toolholic too!

-- Jerry, Australia

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#3 posted 01-10-2009 11:58 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#4 posted 01-11-2009 12:21 AM

Hello Ozfiddler,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be a rewarding and an enjoyable part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 01-11-2009 12:59 AM

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 01-11-2009 01:35 AM

G’Day Jerry. Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#7 posted 01-11-2009 03:01 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard. †

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#8 posted 01-11-2009 05:15 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

Take care and enjoy working with wood the safe way.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 01-11-2009 05:20 AM

Thanks for the warm welcome :-) Looks like I landed in the right place :-)


-- Jerry, Australia

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#10 posted 01-11-2009 05:29 AM

Welcome to LJ’s

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#11 posted 01-11-2009 06:30 AM

Thanks Glenn, much appreciated :-)

-- Jerry, Australia

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#12 posted 01-11-2009 02:21 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#13 posted 01-11-2009 02:49 PM

Thanks Rikkor – I love the projects people have put up – such a high skill level!

-- Jerry, Australia

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#14 posted 01-11-2009 04:12 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#15 posted 01-11-2009 08:46 PM

Welcome Jerry. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see more of your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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