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Location: Cornwall UK

Im 47 years old and semi retired due to a back injury, I fell off a roof breaking three ribs and damaging my sternum and shoulder blade. I have been a carpenter since I was 23 and did my trade with my father who was a self employed carpenter/joiner for over 40 years, I started making models after finding making toys (for my kids) not challenging enough. I am a self taught designer of wood products and an adept draughts man also self taught, my ambition was to write a book similar to the ones i was learning from in my early years, this I have achieved after working with wood for 24 years

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#1 posted 05-20-2011 05:05 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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#3 posted 05-20-2011 11:48 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

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#4 posted 05-21-2011 01:24 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#5 posted 05-21-2011 03:28 AM

Welcome. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#6 posted 05-21-2011 10:23 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

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#7 posted 05-23-2011 02:16 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks!

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#8 posted 05-24-2011 08:53 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks Andy lots’ of interesting stuff here & a lot of helpful people too

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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#9 posted 05-30-2011 07:57 AM

Yeah, falling off a roof is always a drag. Nasty business that I’ll never look back at.
Anyway, good to see ya here.

-- Ain't better or worse than any other woodpecker in the woods.

#10 posted 07-08-2011 04:19 PM

Thanks for all the welcomes its nice to part of your community

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