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Location: Auburn, Washington

I have been making furniture and other wood based stuff for forty years now,
and I still have much to learn. Wood work is mostly a hobby, and when I do sell anything it's on commission.
I joined this site after watching a couple of the Wood Whisperer's videos on Youtube. I would normally be a lurker on an "Open" site, but there is too much knowledge, and more important, too much inspiration to not be involved.

-- Mel,

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commented on My daughters bed 10-20-2014 11:06 AM
commented on What Lies Within 10-19-2014 01:18 PM
added project My daughters bed 10-19-2014 01:12 PM
commented on End grain oval of circles cutting board 10-11-2014 12:20 PM
commented on Composition 07-04-2014 12:19 PM
commented on Leaves and Bubbles 07-04-2014 12:10 PM
commented on Mushroom Picker 06-30-2014 02:08 AM
commented on Moroccan style parquetry 06-28-2014 12:32 PM
commented on Works Amazing!! 03-18-2014 11:11 PM
commented on Not a Cutting Board 03-18-2014 10:04 PM
added project Not a Cutting Board 03-17-2014 11:17 PM
replied on Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy 02-01-2014 04:44 PM
replied on What happened to the site? 01-26-2014 04:56 PM
commented on Military Challenge Coin Racks 01-26-2014 04:44 PM
commented on Phone Dock Prototype Version 2.0 Looking for Honest Feedback 10-18-2013 11:08 PM

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#1 posted 10-03-2010 09:38 PM

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#2 posted 10-04-2010 01:46 AM

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

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 10-04-2010 01:47 AM

“WELCOME to LJ’s” ….Enjoy the experience.

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#4 posted 10-04-2010 05:23 AM

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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#5 posted 10-05-2010 04:05 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.

Please enjoy your membership

-- Gary

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#6 posted 10-06-2010 07:02 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#7 posted 10-07-2010 12:55 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

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 10-07-2010 07:28 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! The greatest site around, you love it in here.

WARNING—you will be addicted to here with all the good stuff and people on here… LOL

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#9 posted 10-07-2010 08:45 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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#10 posted 12-10-2010 08:35 AM

Hi there,
Welcome to LumberJocks… I joined the site myself a little over a year 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…


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

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#11 posted 02-03-2011 01:51 AM

Nice work, very nice!

-- Doug, South Carolina

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Gene Howe

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#12 posted 03-26-2011 06:04 PM

Very nice box and a sweet puzzle, too.
Did you make the piece the box is sitting on?
Was that photo near Brookings?
Please check your PMs. Got some questions.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#13 posted 06-10-2011 05:39 AM

I cheated, I used a replicator. One side was maple with a purplehart veneer in the middle and the other side was purplehart with a maple veneer in the middle. The knight required a scroll saw.

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Dan'um Style

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#14 posted 01-10-2012 03:41 AM

Hey Mel
Welcome to LJ’s

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Gabe C.

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#15 posted 04-23-2012 03:49 AM

Loved your response on the Donald Trump thread, putting you on the buddies list.

-- If I could just get this whole "Time/Money" problem figured out...

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