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Location: Casa Grande, Az or Milwaukie, OR
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Have very small shops at each location. Am mostly self trained. Started out in scrolling. I am currently learning joinery while making jewelry boxes. I am also trying to learn relief carving.

-- It isn't as easy as the demos make it seem.

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Todd A. Clippinger

8775 posts in 2734 days


#1 posted 2078 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks – The best woodworking community anywhere!
I look forward to seeing your posts and projects.

Share the Love ~ Share the Knowledge

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2457 days


#2 posted 2078 days ago

Hello Dick,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be a rewarding and enriching part of your woodworking journey.

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

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Max

55956 posts in 2908 days


#3 posted 2078 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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trifern

8132 posts in 2402 days


#4 posted 2078 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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Karson

34870 posts in 3035 days


#5 posted 2078 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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HallTree

5661 posts in 2402 days


#6 posted 2078 days ago

Welcome Dick. 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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cajunpen

14379 posts in 2701 days


#7 posted 2077 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks – enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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rikkor

11295 posts in 2509 days


#8 posted 2077 days ago

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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azor

58 posts in 2078 days


#9 posted 2077 days ago

Hi All,

Thanks for the kind words and encouragement. Will get a better picture of myself eventually. Since I do all the picture taking in my family I seldom get my picture taken. Sound familiar?

Two questions to start with.

1. I bought a Steel City Band saw like Gary K’s. Gary did a great job showing how he added a riser block to it. That is what attracted me to this site. I am still waiting for my riser block kit. However, my question is about removal of the bolt that holds the band saw top to the bottom. I can get at the nut with a 30 mm socket, but not at the top of the bolt. A crescent wrench wont fit in there. Must I find a 30 mm flat wrench Or is there another way?

2. A 1/4” blade came with the Steel City band saw. When I use it there are marks left behind in the cut that I must use a scraper followed by a stationary belt sander to get them out. So if I want an 1/16” thick strip [for laminating] it looks like I must saw off about an 1/8” thick piece. Is this typical? Is there an aftermarket blade that would do a better job?

-- It isn't as easy as the demos make it seem.

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Todd Thomas

4969 posts in 2083 days


#10 posted 2077 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects There are allot of great people here willing to help…...have fun….

-- 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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Grumpy

19393 posts in 2486 days


#11 posted 2076 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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ND2ELK

13495 posts in 2409 days


#12 posted 2075 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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gjd

18326 posts in 2287 days


#13 posted 1716 days ago

Congratulations on your upcoming anniversary as a Lumber Jock! I look forward to more of your posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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cabinetmaster

10874 posts in 2193 days


#14 posted 1716 days ago

Congratulations on your anniversary, We enjoy your posts and projects and look forward to many more.

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

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gjd

18326 posts in 2287 days


#15 posted 1352 days ago

Another year has rolled by. We must be having too much fun, cause it seems like just yesterday when I congratulated you on 1 year. Congratulations on your 2nd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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