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433 posts in 1999 days

Location: Mississauga,Ontario, Canada
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I was born on the East coast of Canada in the sixties and took woodworking all through high school I worked using the term loosely with various cabinet makers has a "kid helper" (hinderer in most case). Moved to Ontario in 1989 and did a major career change, I am now in health care. I did some woodwork in a small shop in the early 90’s but in 1998 I bought my current house and set up my shop in the basement however the dust and noise was problematic. This summer I build a small shed in the backyard originally as storage solution but before I knew it I was making saw dust again and nowI have moved the entire shop out to the shed. The downside is I still have a storage problem but I now have a nice place to hide and work on a truly relaxing craft.

-- All bleeding will eventually stop.

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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 1999 days ago

Hello TraumaJacques,

Welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking experience.

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

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Bigbuck

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#2 posted 1999 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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Max

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#3 posted 1999 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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jockmike2

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#4 posted 1999 days ago

Welcome to LJs if you need anything just ask anyone.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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trifern

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#5 posted 1999 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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Grumpy

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#6 posted 1999 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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TraumaJacques

433 posts in 1999 days


#7 posted 1999 days ago

Thanks for the warm welcomes I have a feeling this was the right group to join. Once I have more time I will post pictures and stuff. Thanks again.

-- All bleeding will eventually stop.

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rikkor

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#8 posted 1998 days ago

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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Napaman

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#9 posted 1998 days ago

welcome Doc…this is a good place with a lot of positive people…great place to learn…and share…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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Bigdogs117

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#10 posted 1998 days ago

Welcome to the shop. I look forward to seeing your projects and I hope you enjoy the site. There is alot of good information available from both professionals and amateurs who are willing to share their craft. God Bless!

-- Rusty

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Callum Kendall

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#11 posted 1998 days ago

Welcome to LJs

Callum

-- For wood working podcasts with a twist check out http://thetimberkid.com/

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Beginningwoodworker

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#12 posted 1987 days ago

Welcome to the fourm.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Karson

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#13 posted 1959 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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Greg

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#14 posted 1956 days ago

Thanx for the welcome

-- Greg S.E. Ga. www.thesawdustfactory.net

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Dustin

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#15 posted 1948 days ago

lol, yes my ‘client’ was impressed enough to let me buy some better more appropriate tools, but I think it’s starting to wear off so I’m going to have to do something for her again!

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