LumberJocks

RedMac

  • Advertise with us
View RedMac's:homeworkshopprojects (0)blog (0)reviews (0)forum topics (8)buddies (0)favorites (13)activity logWatch
RedMac

Buddies

None so far

18 posts in 1106 days

Location: Richmond, Virginia
Website:

I work in the biomass to energy field in a company I started a couple of years ago. I have a wonderful and tolerant wife and 2 sons who love to play with daddy in the workshop.

Last Summer I built a sandbox out of 4 X 4s and since then I haven't been able to stop. Right now I am working on getting my shop cabinets & benches to a level I am happy with. Once that's accomplished, I will feel qualified to move on to wife-level furniture.

I believe there is almost no case to be made for compromising on tool quality. Cheap tools bit me in the ass early & often. That said, I almost never buy new stuff - Craigslist is the best.

I believe that, in the workshop, form is nearly important as function. The right workspace fosters creativity & productivity. Count me in the crowd that sees the workbench as part tool part work of art.

Latest Activity | view all »

replied on Tool Gloat = Tool Guilt = Tool Sale 673 days ago
replied on Tool Gloat = Tool Guilt = Tool Sale 673 days ago
replied on Tool Gloat = Tool Guilt = Tool Sale 675 days ago
replied on Tool Gloat = Tool Guilt = Tool Sale 675 days ago
started topic Tool Gloat = Tool Guilt = Tool Sale 675 days ago
replied on For Sale: Delta Bench-Top Mortiser 715 days ago
started topic For Sale: Delta Bench-Top Mortiser 715 days ago
replied on Old Workbench Restoration - What Do I Have Here? 724 days ago
commented on Unisaw 1963 #2: Ready for Paint 724 days ago
started topic Old Workbench Restoration - What Do I Have Here? 724 days ago
replied on Used Delta DJ20 - Need Some Advice 739 days ago
started topic Used Delta DJ20 - Need Some Advice 740 days ago
started topic Dust Collector Collection 750 days ago
replied on Jet 14" Bandsaw - Suggestions for Improving Dust Port? 984 days ago
started topic Jet 14" Bandsaw - Suggestions for Improving Dust Port? 984 days ago

Latest Projects

None so far

Latest Blog Entries

None so far


Grab widget

7 comments so far

View Max's profile

Max

55956 posts in 2907 days


#1 posted 1106 days ago

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

View SnowyRiver's profile

SnowyRiver

51451 posts in 2115 days


#2 posted 1105 days ago

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

View surfin2's profile

surfin2

51278 posts in 1770 days


#3 posted 1105 days ago

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

View SSMDad's profile

SSMDad

395 posts in 1231 days


#4 posted 1101 days ago

Welcome to LJ (or should it be WA—Woodworkers Anonymous!) haha

-- Chris ~~Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past."

View Splinterman's profile

Splinterman

23058 posts in 1996 days


#5 posted 1100 days ago

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

View NeedMoreTools's profile

NeedMoreTools

6 posts in 689 days


#6 posted 689 days ago

Hi, RedMac:
i just joined because i found this site while window shopping for a portable planer and am finding all these “deals” i didnt realize i can’t live without.

Have you set a price? rac

View NeedMoreTools's profile

NeedMoreTools

6 posts in 689 days


#7 posted 689 days ago

BTW – i am right here in River City, too. rac

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase