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Location: Indianapolis, IN
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I started working with wood many years ago, and tries to educate myself on woodworking back in the 70's (and on) when resources were harder to find on woodworking. Currently, I have moved and am in the process of going though the tools. I would like to build a detached shop when finances allow. I am taking this time to modify and paint several of the items from the previous shop,,,2 workbenches, and storage cabinet. I am a member of Central Indiana Workworkers, which has monthly meetings with topics of interest to woodworkers and has a toy build program that has membership building several thousand wooden toys to be distributed to over 26 agencies in the Indianapolis area. I am currently enjoying the vast amount of information available to increase skills in woodworking..more magazines, and of course, the Internet with its blogs and websites and access to suppliers.

-- Go create sawdust

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added project Word Art Cross 06-10-2014 06:50 PM
added blog entry Woodworking Videos #4: Lumber Rack video 06-09-2014 04:50 AM
added blog entry My Shop Tour Video 06-05-2014 04:05 AM
added project Small Powertool Stand (Video) 06-15-2013 01:31 AM
commented on My Mitre Saw Station 06-04-2013 04:51 AM
commented on My Mitre Saw Station 06-01-2013 12:18 AM
added project My Mitre Saw Station 05-30-2013 12:13 AM
commented on My Pin Router Station 04-27-2013 12:03 AM
added project My Pin Router Station 04-26-2013 01:50 AM
added blog entry Woodworking Videos #3: Video on making workbench drawers 04-10-2013 04:53 PM
added project This project is to be heard...not seen. 03-20-2013 01:16 AM
added project A couple of shop carts 02-28-2013 04:20 PM
added project My Workbench 02-01-2013 09:56 PM
commented on 2x4 Contest 09-22-2012 04:24 PM
added project 2x4 Contest 09-20-2012 06:59 AM

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TurbineTester

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#1 posted 06-09-2010 02:33 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Share some Projects, Post some Pictures!

-- if you can't light a $100 bill on fire and watch it burn, you're in the wrong hobby.

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#2 posted 06-09-2010 03:04 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Max

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#3 posted 06-09-2010 04:01 PM

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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a1Jim

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#4 posted 06-09-2010 04:36 PM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 06-09-2010 11:34 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks I hope you enjoy this site as much as I do, I’m sure you will.

-- Luke 23: 42-43

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Bureaucrat

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#6 posted 06-10-2010 03:16 AM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! This is a great place to get – or give – advice about woodworking on the forums and the project posts are a wonderful source of new ideas. I look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

To get the most feedback on your projects, it’s best to only post 1 or 2 at a time. This way you will get feedback over several days and from a wide variety of members.

Please enjoy your membership.

-- Gary

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Splinterman

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#7 posted 06-10-2010 04:00 AM

Welcome to LJ’s…the best place to enhance your woodworking knowledge & skills.

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Gary Lucas

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#8 posted 06-10-2010 04:01 PM

I am currently rebuilding 2 workbenches. The Record vises have been stored and have rust on them. I have removed the rust and would like to lubricate them. What lubrication should I use? Also, if this lube works there, will it be a good lubrication for the gears on a tablesaw?

-- Go create sawdust

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ND2ELK

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#9 posted 06-11-2010 06:01 AM

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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a1Jim

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#10 posted 06-12-2010 06:09 AM

A1 Jims welcome wagon

Here is a list of links that might be helpful for new members
Posting photos http://lumberjocks.com/GaryK/blog/8899
Who to contact regarding Lumber jocks questions
Martin Sojka http://lumberjocks.com/messages/new/msojka
Getting started http://lumberjocks.com/help/getting-started
Reading and commenting http://lumberjocks.com/help/reading-commenting
Finding information http://lumberjocks.com/help/finding-information

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#11 posted 06-25-2010 07:13 AM

Hi there,
Welcome to LumberJocks… I joined the site myself a few months ago and will give you fair warning, this site is VERY ADDICTIVE, VERY EDUCATIONAL, and VERY FUN…. so sit back, enjoy the ride and learn from the other LJ’s as they are a group of extremely talented people that are also very friendly…

Enjoy your time here on LJ and pass the word to any of your woodworking buddies about us…

Wisty

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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