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Location: Trenton, Michigan

I'm 64 and retired late 2008 from Chrysler after 20 years. The timing wasn't my choice, but the best decision to make at the time.

I live in southeast Michigan between Detroit and Toledo.

My tools aren't spectacular; Craftsman 315 TS, Rigid 13" Planer, Dremel 1680 Scroll Saw, Dewalt 788 scroll saw, Rikon Band Saw, 6" Craftsman Jointer and Delta Compond Miter. I also have a smaller CNC mill.

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#1 posted 05-19-2009 07:57 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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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 05-19-2009 08:38 PM

Hello Steve,

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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Todd Thomas

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#3 posted 05-20-2009 02:24 AM

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 seeing 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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#4 posted 05-20-2009 03:00 AM

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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#5 posted 05-20-2009 03:10 AM

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.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#6 posted 05-20-2009 04:11 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Enjoy yourself.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#7 posted 05-20-2009 06:09 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#8 posted 05-20-2009 06:15 PM

“Welcome to LJ’s”……Enjoy the experience.!!!

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#9 posted 05-21-2009 01:42 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks Steve. 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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#10 posted 05-25-2009 09:24 PM

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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#11 posted 07-23-2009 10:04 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks, glad to have you here, Enjoy your stay!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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18337 posts in 3071 days

#12 posted 05-15-2010 05:26 AM

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.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

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#13 posted 05-18-2010 07:33 AM

Almost a year on board Steve WooT!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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