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LJ Woodworking Awards - Summer 2012 #4: WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

08-09-2012 12:18 PM by Martin Sojka | 12 comments »

The results are in and it’s time to officially announce the winners of the LumberJocks Woodworking Awards. The winning projects were selected from the 17 “Personal Picnic Butler” submissions in an online voting held from August 1 to August 7. 84 votes were cast during this period. And here are the winning projects… ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Winner – 136 points – $500 Cash Prize Runner-Up – 134 points – $200 Cash Prize ...

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New Features: Blocklists

05-16-2010 06:35 PM by Martin Sojka | 103 comments »

Not one of the positive features but unfortunately it seems like there was no chance to avoid adding self-managed blocklists here at LumberJocks. Requested by many members recently I believe this new feature will be vital for further growth and good atmosphere here. When you choose to block someone, it means they: Can’t comment on your profile Can’t comment on your posts (projects, blog entries, forum topics, reviews, workshop) Are removed as your buddy, and you are re...

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LumberJocks Scrap It Out #1: Announcement

10-13-2011 03:50 PM by Martin Sojka | 28 comments »

We’ve seen it before – scrapping over grease boxes, smallest bandsaw boxes, and even coffee spoons. Yes, indeed, some scrap wood plus some ingenuity and the results were masterful with a whole lot of fun in the process. Now, the challenge is on to get your scraps together and, with a day or less time in the shop, create some balance: something that balances (from spinning tops to bottle balancers, to … whatever your scrappy little heart desires! And what are we sc...

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20,000 LumberJocks Celebration #20: Day Twenty

08-10-2010 10:10 PM by Martin Sojka | 8 comments »

We’re continuing our special 20,000 LumberJocks Celebration Giveaway. Here’s a brief description of this Giveaway from the original post: We will have one new LJ shirt owner every day for the next 20 days. First ten will be randomly selected from 100 most active members while next 10 will be randomly selected from the remaining 20,000 members. LumberJocks Shirt Winner for today (Day Twenty) is: bigwoodturner Here’s a list of proud LJ Shirt owners from previous days...

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LJ Woodworking Awards - Winter 2012 #4: Cast Your Votes!

02-01-2012 03:43 PM by Martin Sojka | 5 comments »

Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 71 amazing entries in ‘Your Inner Child’ category. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on February 7th at 3 PM CDT. Please note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you will not see your project listed on the voting page. (You are not allowed to vote for yourself.) So don’t panic – others can pick your entry without any problems. The results will be announced on...

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Look Mom, No Nails! Challenge with Gorilla Glue #1: Announcement

06-01-2011 04:29 PM by Martin Sojka | 22 comments »

LumberJocks & Gorilla Glue Challenges you to build one of your wonderful creations using Gorilla Glue as your main fastener (no metal fasteners). Be as creative as possible. Use any type of wood you would like. Any size, any shape, any feature or function. This is your chance to show your skills and ability to create your masterpiece without the use of metal fasteners. PRIZES Gorilla Glue will have 6 random winners of the following great prizes: 1 Grand Prize ...

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20,000 LumberJocks Celebration #21: Wrap Up

08-11-2010 09:29 PM by Martin Sojka | 12 comments »

It’s time to wrap up our very special 20,000 LumberJocks Celebration Giveaway. Here’s a brief description of this Giveaway from the original post: We will have one new LJ shirt owner every day for the next 20 days. First ten will be randomly selected from 100 most active members while next 10 will be randomly selected from the remaining 20,000 members. Here’s a list of proud LJ Shirt owners from the twenty days: Day Twenty: bigwoodturner Day Nineteen: taidsturn...

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LJ Woodworking Awards - Summer 2012 #1: Announcement

06-14-2012 08:15 PM by Martin Sojka | 6 comments »

Tis the season to start planning your upcoming summer picnic. Our 2012 LumberJocks Summer Awards are officially here so it’s time get busy again. As always, we are looking for not only the skills involved in the build but the creativity as well. Be sure to describe your project as this is an important component of the Awards selection process which will be done by your fellow LumberJocks. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Category: Personal Picnic Butler – ...

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Nothing New Except the Glue Challenge #2: And The Winners Are...

05-10-2010 09:40 PM by Martin Sojka | 28 comments »

Five weeks ago, Gorilla Glue has challenged us to create something unique by reusing and recycling old materials. LumberJocks responded with creativity and in the end we all can admire 42 unique woodworking projects as a result of this challenge. Here are the winners of cool prize packages from Gorilla Glue (random draw by random.org): Grand Prize consists of $200 plus 1 of each Gorilla Glue’s products and a Gorilla Glue t-shirt. Triumph1 Five runner-up prizes; winners wi...

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LJ Woodworking Awards - Summer 2011 #3: Cast Your Votes!

08-02-2011 04:09 PM by Martin Sojka | 9 comments »

Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 53 great entries in the Birds of a Feather category. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on August 7th at 3 PM CDT. Note that if you submitted an Awards entry, you will notice that your project is not listed when you make your selections. (You are not allowed to vote for yourself.) So don’t panic when you do not see your entry in the voting list – others can pick your entry with...

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