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random #31: 1 YEAR ON LUMBERJOCKS!

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Blog entry by Gary Fixler posted 02-22-2010 12:39 PM 1076 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 30: Tape Measure Hero Part 31 of random series Part 32: Rockler's March "2010 Master Catalog for Woodworkers" »

Hooray! I’ve been here 365 days today. Special thanks to LumberJocks Bureaucrat and notottoman for reminding me with messages on my home page. I thought I had months to go and would have missed it!

My resolution (do we do that here? :) is to actually create more and get my shop a lot more organized. I’ve been making some headway on that recently, but there’s a lot left to do yet. As my next post will indicate, I’m still in the stage of building things to organize myself so I can have the room to start really building things :)

Also, thanks to the many great folks here who’ve helped me out this past year. I’ve learned so much. It seems like not a week goes by that I don’t look back at the previous week and think “That was before I knew the right way to do that!” Thanks again, to all of you, and here’s to another great year ahead!

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator



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PurpLev

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#1 posted 02-22-2010 12:50 PM

Congrats!

looks like it has been longer than just a year doesn’t it?

looking forward to seeing your resolutions comes to life

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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Gary Fixler

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#2 posted 02-22-2010 12:56 PM

Thanks, Sharon. Btw, when I came to the site to post that 15 minutes ago, you were featured on the front page. I grabbed a screenshot for you, just in case you haven’t seen yourself all famous on the front page.

-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 02-22-2010 01:28 PM

Congratulations, Gary. I am sure the upcoming year will go as fast as this one has and be even more enjoyable. I have always enjoyed seeing your videos and reading your blogs. I am looking forward to seeing more of them.

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

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ellen35

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#4 posted 02-22-2010 01:29 PM

Congratulations and thank you for all your interesting posts!
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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David Craig

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#5 posted 02-22-2010 02:20 PM

Happy Anniversary Gary and thank you for your contributions. You really break your projects down and they are a treat to read.

David

-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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patron

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#6 posted 02-22-2010 02:27 PM

happy anniversary . gary .

glad you are organizing ,

and hope to see you back at it soon .

allways a pleasure to see your posts .

i remember my first ,

65 times now (LOL) !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Kindlingmaker

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#7 posted 02-22-2010 02:45 PM

Glad you have been here this year! Keep up the good work!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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Gary

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#8 posted 02-22-2010 04:46 PM

Congrats Gary. I really enjoy your posts. Keep it up

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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lew

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#9 posted 02-22-2010 04:55 PM

Happy LJ day, Gary!!

I have really learned a lot from your posts, thanks!

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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degoose

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#10 posted 02-22-2010 09:21 PM

More power to you.. and many more years killing electrons and making sawdust.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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john

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#11 posted 02-22-2010 09:43 PM

Congrats Gary !! Your getting there :)

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , https://www.facebook.com/groups/extremebirdhouses/

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scrappy

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#12 posted 02-23-2010 07:34 AM

I have been following your turnings and other posts so long, I thought you were here before me. haha

Congrats on the year Gary, Many more to come.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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Broda

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#13 posted 02-24-2010 01:29 PM

HAPPY ANIVERSARY GARY!!!

-- BRODY. NSW AUSTRALIA -arguments with turnings are rarely productive-

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