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Location: The Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
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I've been woodworking since building that first tree house with a buddy, we were probably around 8-9. I gained a real appreciation for wood in high school wood shop class. I made a few pieces of furniture back in the 80's, then woodworking was kind of put on hold while my wife and I raised two wonderful daughters. We built a house in 02.........well OK, building a house, finished the basement in 2009. Now the girls are 19 & 21 (time really does fly) and I am enjoying woodworking again!

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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SteveKorz

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#1 posted 2163 days ago

Hey Timbo!!! Welcome to LumberJocks!! This is a great community, walk around and enjoy yourself. We’re looking forward to seeing your projects. If you need anything, just give us a ‘holler.

—Steve.

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 2163 days ago

Hello Timbo,

Welcome to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an rewarding and exciting part of your woodworking adventure.

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

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trifern

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#3 posted 2163 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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Bigbuck

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#4 posted 2163 days ago

Hello Timbo, Welcome to LJ’s it is a great place.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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rikkor

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#5 posted 2162 days ago

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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TedM

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#6 posted 2162 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks! It’s a great place with great people, and, oh yeah, there’s the woodworking! Have fun and work safe! :)

-- I'm a wood magician... I can turn fine lumber into firewood before your very eyes! - Please visit http://www.woodworkersguide.com and sign up for my project updates!

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Paul D

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#7 posted 2162 days ago

Welcome to LJs !! Glad you have joined us !!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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Grumpy

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#8 posted 2162 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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#9 posted 2160 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard.

Have a duaghter in the valley in Woodstock.

-- 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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Tim Dahn

1460 posts in 2163 days


#10 posted 2158 days ago

Thanks to all for the warm welcome! I have been, visiting on Lumberjocks for a while now, there is a wealth of knowledge here!
I have enjoyed reading all of the posts, viewing the projects and hope to post a few past projects soon.
Timbo

-- Good judgement comes from experience and experience comes from poor judgement.

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jeanmarc

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#11 posted 2157 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks

-- jeanmarc manosque france

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cabinetmaster

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#12 posted 2147 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s. I am rather new here myself and have gotten a mountain of wealth from this site already.

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

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suliman

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#13 posted 1972 days ago

Welcome to LJ.

-- Suliman , Syria, jablah ,

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glassyeyes

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#14 posted 1915 days ago

Timbo, I’m not all that far north—just east of Leesburg, VA. Where did you get your steel from?

I just ordered the riving knives from Steel City, for their 35900 series saws, and they fit just fine. 1-877-724-8665, part #’s SC10150 and 10151, $11 each, $8 shipping, $4 credit card surcharge. Just don’t tell ‘em it’s for a Ridgid!

-- Now, where did I put those bandaids?

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gjd

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#15 posted 1805 days ago

Congratulations on your upcoming anniversary as a Lumber Jock! Thanks for helping make this site a great place to visit.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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