• Advertise with us
View che's:homeworkshopprojects (5)blog (6)reviews (0)forum topics (2)buddies (0)favorites (7)activity logWatch


None so far

123 posts in 3450 days

Location: Maryland

Latest Activity | view all »

replied on Who makes the best dovetail saw? Lie Nielsen? Adria? Wenzloff & Sons? Gramercy? 05-30-2008 06:19 PM
replied on MORE Power!!! 120 vs 240 volts 05-14-2008 11:36 PM
replied on What Finish for Porch Rockers 05-06-2008 07:51 PM
commented on Anyone know a Good Place in Philadelphia to get Lumber? 04-23-2008 08:07 PM
replied on Recommendations for Inlay Fillers 04-21-2008 03:46 PM
commented on Hand Tools doings #17: Yet more questions about hand cut dovetails and fret saws 04-17-2008 04:51 PM
replied on Sapele 04-17-2008 03:52 PM
commented on Box Joint 04-15-2008 09:35 PM
replied on Tax windfall proceeds 04-15-2008 09:00 PM
replied on Opinions wanted: Best construction style handsaw 04-14-2008 04:12 PM
added project Marking Knife 04-13-2008 10:33 PM
replied on Dividers 04-09-2008 05:50 PM
replied on Router Bits - Help Me Spend $$ 04-08-2008 10:35 PM
commented on Hand Tools doings #13: Dovetails - I'm getting there --- still kind of ugly 04-08-2008 03:24 AM
replied on Rebuilding Batteries 03-31-2008 02:55 AM

Latest Projects | view all 5 »

Latest Blog Entries | view all 6 »

Grab widget

8 comments so far

View WayneC's profile


12642 posts in 3521 days

#1 posted 05-19-2007 04:09 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. There are lots of friendly and knowledgeable people here. Enjoy the site.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

View oscorner's profile


4564 posts in 3735 days

#2 posted 05-19-2007 04:43 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks! Let’s make some dust!

-- Jesus is Lord!

View PanamaJack's profile


4474 posts in 3501 days

#3 posted 05-19-2007 04:49 AM

Welcome to the one and only LumberJocks che. We are so glad you finally found us. Enjoy your stay.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

View woodspar's profile


710 posts in 3523 days

#4 posted 05-19-2007 05:04 AM

Welcome to the Jocks. Be sure to check out the projects and forums. Are you a boat builder, or a wanna be boat builder like me?

-- John

View che's profile


123 posts in 3450 days

#5 posted 05-20-2007 04:42 PM

Thanks for the warm welcomes. I’m a new wood worker and got my first stationary tool (table saw) last Christmas (‘06) Fortunately the boats I work on have very few straight cuts.

I have built a couple of wood sea kayaks but I would consider myself more of a boat restorer than a builder. I got into woodworking through sailing. I grew up sailing Sunfish & Lasers. After college I crewed on a Thistle where I met a Thistle and Jet sailor who was seriously addicted to “woodies” He got me into the wood boats and therefor into woodworking. The picture is of Jet 14 #16 – Sweet Sixteen which was built in 1959 if memory serves me correct and is my next boat project.

-- Che.

View Bill's profile


2579 posts in 3585 days

#6 posted 05-20-2007 05:13 PM

Welcome Aboard Che. A boat builder? Wow, it will be great to see some of your projects. I have wanted to build a boat since I saw Norm do it on one of his shows.

-- Bill, Turlock California,

View Karson's profile


35032 posts in 3824 days

#7 posted 05-21-2007 06:05 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks

Where in Maryland. The eastern Shore or Mainland.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

View Bureaucrat's profile


18337 posts in 3076 days

#8 posted 05-16-2009 07:34 AM

Happy Anniversary. In a few days you will have been a Lumber Jock for 2 years! Thanks for your participation.

-- Gary D. Stoughton, WI

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics