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I first started woodworking with my Dad many years ago, but just took it up again a few years ago. My wife would say that it is just an excuse to collect more tools. I have a small shop in a 1 car garage. My dream is to one day have a shop building separate from my house. Most of my projects have been various cabinetry projects ranging from shop cabinets, blanket chest, writing desk, book shelves and an entertainment center. I am beginning to experiment with wood turning and carving.

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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gjd

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#1 posted 1693 days ago

Welcome to Lumber Jocks. I hope you enjoy your time here.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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woodworm

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#2 posted 1693 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 1693 days ago

Hello Docholladay,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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SnowyRiver

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#4 posted 1693 days ago

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Max

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#5 posted 1693 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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docholladay

1286 posts in 1693 days


#6 posted 1693 days ago

Thanks for the welcome guys. Looking forward to seeing lots of cool projects. I’ve already seen some that look quite impressive.

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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ND2ELK

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#7 posted 1693 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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cabinetmaster

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#8 posted 1693 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

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

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docholladay

1286 posts in 1693 days


#9 posted 1693 days ago

I am quickly becoming aware of the addictiveness of this site. I have fussed at my wife regarding the amount of time she spends on Facebook. (I may be one of only 10 people that do not have a facebook page). Anyway, I suspect that this might be my “facebook.”

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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Karson

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#10 posted 1693 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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a1Jim

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#11 posted 1693 days ago

Welcome to Ljs this is the place for fantastic people,projects and woodworkers. Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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hunter71

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#12 posted 1604 days ago

Sharing our ideas, thats what we are all about. I will be happy to share my humble projects with you anytime. Heck, your only an hour away.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Chase

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#13 posted 1585 days ago

I giggle every time I see your LJ profile icon.

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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Gater

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#14 posted 1465 days ago

good guess doc. I use to use the ramps w/ a 2 ton wench. one guy would press the elect. button and i would guide it. dangerous to say the least. now i have a 5×12 angle iron trailer that has a pin in front. when pin is removed, the trailer tilts to the ground. I get a good start and run it up. the trailer levels out when i get to the balance point. put the pin back in and a couple of straps on the box and away i go. 47 states so far.

thanks for the kind words,
Stephen (Gator) louisiana

-- Gator, Louisiana

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brunob

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#15 posted 1464 days ago

If you like working with wood, you’re in the right place. Welcome!

-- Bruce from Central New York...now, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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