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Location: Kansas USA
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No time for woodworking, but it didn't stop me from getting the tools. Well, occasionally I do get to play. With a family & kids, the hobby is definitely on a low budget. I do enjoy digging up a bargain now and then.

I enjoy refurbishing old hand tools. I have turned socket and tang handles with or without leather washers. I enjoy giving old rusty planes, draw knives a second life. Work on a few hand braces and egg beaters. Most of all, I enjoy reading about woodworking and dream about the projects that I can make.

Not much accomplishments yet. So far my projects are clipboards, bottle stoppers, wooden swords, garden arbor, bench swing, chess boards and archery bow. It is pretty short. Obviously, I like to expand on the list. This site does get me a lot of inspiration.

-- I'll be a woodworker when I grow up. HHHOPKS

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Max

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#1 posted 11-22-2011 09:32 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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Drew - Rock-n H Woodshop

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#2 posted 11-22-2011 10:29 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!!! You will have a lot of inspiration here! It is addicting!!!

-- Drew -- "I cut it twice and it's still too short!"- Rock-n H Woodshop - Moore, OK

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SnowyRiver

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#3 posted 11-22-2011 11:22 PM

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#4 posted 11-23-2011 04:57 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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