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Location: Mississippi
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I'm just a guy that likes to build things with my mind and hands. I'm a regional manager with a property management firm and this is the best thing i can do to relieve the stress of with my job.
I have a construction background but didn't get into serious woodworking until i bought my house 8 years ago. Our kitchen was right out of th 70's. Stick built cabinets, slab doors that looked to have been built with a skil saw. And I'm not kidding there, just wish I had the pictures to prove it. About half of the cabinets have double doors, and you can tell they originally made the doors out of one 3/4 plywood slab, cut a 3/8 rabbit around the inside edge for an inset door, rounded over the outside edges, and then cut them in half. One door was cut so badly that instead of going straight up, the cut went up at about a 10 degree angle. I tried to fix this by making some new doors to straighten them out and by cutting the remaing doors down and putting lip molding on them. This lasted about 2 years. After that I got brave and talked my wife into letting me gutt my kitchen and and build everything myself. I'll post pictures of that later. Between the first doors and the new kitchen I built and read and just tried to become a decent woodworker.

-- Joey, Magee, Ms http://woodnwaresms.com

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jembo

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#1 posted 2420 days ago

Welcome to your online workshop, hope you enjoy. Like your first post

-- James - Geneva, Switzerland

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bryano

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#2 posted 2420 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Nice butler tray.

-- bryano

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Max

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#3 posted 2420 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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brunob

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#4 posted 2419 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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cajunpen

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#5 posted 2419 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Karson

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#6 posted 2419 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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TreeBones

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#7 posted 2418 days ago

This is a great site, glad to see you here, I like all your projects, especially the ones with the figured wood.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service http://westcoastlands.net/Sawmill.html http://westcoastlands.net/SawBucks2/phpBB3 http://www.portablesawmill.info

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TomFran

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#8 posted 2418 days ago

Welcome to the forum! Glad you found us.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#9 posted 2418 days ago

Wahoo! You joined the best woodworking community anywhere!
And you have projects already posted!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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Greg Mitchell

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#10 posted 2418 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- Greg Mitchell--Lowell, AR--gdamitchell@sbcglobal.net

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gene

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#11 posted 2418 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s (Enjoy)
God bless

-- Gene, a Christian in Virginia

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Miki

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#12 posted 2211 days ago

like u projects

-- Everything is possible!

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gjd

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#13 posted 1692 days ago

Congratulations on your upcoming 2 year anniversary being a Lumber Jock. Thanks for your posts and participation.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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cabinetmaster

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#14 posted 1692 days ago

Congratulations on your Anniversary. Hope you have many more on LumberJocks. We appreciate your posts and projects.

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

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gjd

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#15 posted 1329 days ago

Well, another year has rolled by. It must have been a really fun year because it seems like yesterday when I congratulated you on being a LJ for 2 years. Congratulations on your 3rd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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