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276 posts in 1902 days

Location: Skokie, IL (next to Chicago, on the North Side)
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commented on Drill Press Upgrades 39 days ago
commented on Drill Press Table (shopmade) 39 days ago
replied on Cutting half-rings on a bandsaw (for a ring-laminated bowl) 39 days ago
replied on DeWalt DW788 43 days ago
replied on Need suggestions for securing the back of a custom mirror frame 43 days ago
replied on Need suggestions for securing the back of a custom mirror frame 43 days ago
replied on DeWalt DW788 44 days ago
started topic Need suggestions for securing the back of a custom mirror frame 44 days ago
commented on Lips Boxes 219 days ago
commented on Lips Boxes 220 days ago
commented on Easy Wine Bottle Holders 220 days ago
added project Lips Boxes 220 days ago
commented on Valet Box 220 days ago
commented on Valet Box 221 days ago
commented on Illusion cutting boards 222 days ago

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woodworm

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#1 posted 1902 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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ND2ELK

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#2 posted 1902 days ago

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
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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gjd

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#3 posted 1902 days ago

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! This is a great place to get – or give – advice about woodworking on the forums and the project posts are a wonderful source of new ideas. I love this site, I hope you will enjoy it too.

Look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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Todd Thomas

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#4 posted 1902 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks….This will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….

I’m 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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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 1902 days ago

Hello SawTooth,

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

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

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Max

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#6 posted 1902 days ago

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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wpreman

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#7 posted 1902 days ago

Welcome SawTooth, glad you’ve joined us!

-- Bill, Florida

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SawTooth1953

276 posts in 1902 days


#8 posted 1902 days ago

Thanks, everybody. I was fascinated when I came upon this site. I’ve been woodworking for about 5 years. I had a room in the basement that just invited me to fill it with woodworking tools… then I read that you can never have enough clamps or wood… and now clamps and wood fill ALL the space not taken by other tools. I have mostly benchtop-size tools (table saw, drill press, bandsaw)... no room for the big boys. It is a very small shop… topped off with a ceiling just a few inches above my head! I go into a different room to do scrolling and yet another room to let finishing coats dry.

My first project was a cradle for my first grand-daughter… and when I went to test-assemble it, there wasn’t enough room in the shop to do that! So I realized I will not be a furniture maker. I soon gravitated to the scrollsaw and most of my projects involve scrolling in one way or another. I am not a pattern designer, but my preference is to be a little creative in the implementation of a pattern. I just got a Rockler finger joint jig for the router table, so now I’m playing around with box making. When I get a chance, I’ll start posting some of the projects I’ve completed.

At the moment, though, I am way behind in getting Mother’s Day gifts completed… so…. I have to run!

Spence
Skokie, IL

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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Splinterman

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#9 posted 1902 days ago

“Welcome”…to… “L J’s”…Enjoy.

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cabinetmaster

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#10 posted 1901 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Grumpy

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#11 posted 1899 days ago

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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Karson

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#12 posted 1885 days ago

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 karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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gjd

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#13 posted 1537 days ago

Imagine that! In a few days a year will have gone by since you became a Lumber Jock. Congratulations on your anniversary! I look forward to your posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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SawTooth1953

276 posts in 1902 days


#14 posted 1537 days ago

A little funny to be reminded that I joined a year ago… and to see that last year I was behind in making Mother’s Day gifts… just like this year! Imagine that! I have finished some things, so I’m not panicky, but I don’t have much time left. (It is Fri. night as I write this.) Thank goodness for the less stinky finishes like shellac and water-based poly-u.

Spence

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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