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Location: Milwaukie, OR
Website: http://portland.craigslist.org/clc/sks/4552798685.html

Hand tools and Mission furniture are my hot buttons. I also do refinishing and restoration.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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commented on Home Made Tools and Jigs #1: Self Centering 1/2" Dowel Drilling Jig for the Invisio - Hinge 05-29-2015 09:52 PM
added project An Oldie but a Goodie 05-29-2015 09:49 PM
added blog entry Home Made Tools and Jigs #1: Self Centering 1/2" Dowel Drilling Jig for the Invisio - Hinge 05-29-2015 08:27 PM
commented on Boxguy Develops A Six-Pack 05-29-2015 06:23 PM
commented on Figured Myrtlewood and Jatoba 05-28-2015 09:01 PM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-27-2015 01:23 AM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-26-2015 05:22 PM
added blog entry Gift Exchanges #1: A Beautiful Gift from Robsshop 05-26-2015 01:40 AM
commented on Tips and Techiques #2: The Somewhat Invisible Hinge Tutorial 05-26-2015 12:48 AM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-25-2015 04:53 PM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-25-2015 04:44 PM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-25-2015 04:42 PM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-25-2015 12:55 AM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-25-2015 12:40 AM
commented on Harmonica Display Box with Invisio - Hinge 05-24-2015 10:46 PM

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 11-21-2013 03:28 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy !
Because I often get asked questions by new members I’ve included the answers to the most( FAQ) along with my welcoming message to LJs.
You should know that posting questions or projects here (your profile page) will not get you very many responses’ just because it’s your profile page not part of a main forum. To post in a main forum read below.
Want to know how to post something?
See the drop-down box underneath my Lumberjocks in the upper right hand corner. Click on the arrow and select which type of posting you want to make (Project, Blog entry, Forum topic). This will take you to the appropriate page and you just fill in the form.
Sending Private messages(PMs) to other members
Click on the word” home” next to the profile picture of the member you want to contact ,then click on “send message”
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Need help with posting or other questions ?
Contact:
Ms DebbieP AKA Debbie Pribele (Ljs community manager)http://lumberjocks.com/MsDebbieP
Just for the record even though I have a large number of post I’m not involved with LJs management ,I’m just another member.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Jerry

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#2 posted 11-21-2013 03:46 AM

Thanks very much for the advice, I’m still trying to figure out this place!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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hoss12992

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#3 posted 11-22-2013 03:22 AM

Welcome to LJ’s. There are alot of really good, talented, creative craftsman on here that are always willing to help a person out if asked. Enjoy and look forward to seeing your post

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Jerry

978 posts in 555 days


#4 posted 11-22-2013 03:27 AM

Thanks buddy, I’m lovin’ it here.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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poospleasures

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#5 posted 11-22-2013 12:37 PM

Welcome to the bunch. Looks to me as a beginner you are way advanced as compared to me when I started. Good looking projects.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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Jerry

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#6 posted 11-22-2013 07:10 PM

Thanks poospleasures, I watched a lot of Paul Sellers and Christopher Schwartz videos and mangled a whole bunch of scrap wood before I got that to the point I could make those boxes. Just when I thought I was really getting somewhere, I discovered how difficult and expensive it is to get tools that will get you square and accurate.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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NormG

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#7 posted 12-14-2013 12:55 AM

Glad to have you with us

-- Norman

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Jerry

978 posts in 555 days


#8 posted 12-14-2013 01:39 AM

Thanks Norman.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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Frady

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#9 posted 02-13-2014 04:09 AM

Hey Jerry, I agree the piece would easily sell…what do you think about pricing?

-- Frady in Denton,NC _Trying to bring what was to be firewood to life! Semper Fi!

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Jerry

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#10 posted 02-13-2014 07:39 AM

Okay, this is a late night off the cuff response, I will do a better response tomorrow, but for now, just take a look at this link

http://www.etsy.com/shop/DendroCo?ref=l2-shopheader-name

you see a lot of rustic and dystopian type furniture and reclaimed stuff on etsy selling for outrageous prices like what you see above

The great thing about etsy is that you can look a people’s stores and see what products they are selling the most of. Use this info to get a start on it, and I will post more info tomorrow.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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Roger

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#11 posted 03-05-2014 01:52 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. Looks like you’ll have a lot to input. Work/Play safe. Keep makin dust.

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

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Jerry

978 posts in 555 days


#12 posted 03-05-2014 06:53 PM

Thanks Roger.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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