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Location: Quinte West, Ontario Canada
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My name is Jim Reeves, l was born in Trenton, Ontario, Canada May/07/1959.
I am the father of 4 children 3 boys ages 23, 28, 32 and my daughter my little angle she is 21.

My wife and have been married 31 years mariried in 1979.
I learned the drywall trade from my father inlaw in 1978, but due to many health problems and a bad car accident in 1989 am limited to a few small jobs a year.
Became interested in woodworking in about 2000 when l was told by my doctor needed a hobby to combat depression.

So started buying what has now become hundreds of woodworking books, magazines power and hand tools etc.
I have sold since last fall 2-3 dvd shelvf type units my goal is to make assorted products to make a little home business and l hope get off my disability pension so can help my wife meet bills etc.
I look forward to chatting and learning here as well thanks to all
for mthe welcome messages

jim

-- jim

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started topic Need To Design Layout Of New 1,000 sq ft Workshop 09-28-2014 06:49 AM
commented on A better saw than I thought it would be 03-21-2014 04:28 AM
commented on From Scraps to Riches 02-18-2014 07:45 AM
replied on Need help, advise with my 14'' TradeMaster Bandsaw where blade goes threw table guide hole? 01-27-2014 03:51 AM
replied on tax time 01-26-2014 04:54 PM
started topic Need help, advise with my 14'' TradeMaster Bandsaw where blade goes threw table guide hole? 01-26-2014 04:36 PM
commented on Bath Vanity (construction) 11-27-2013 08:11 AM
commented on Bath Vanity (construction) 11-27-2013 08:09 AM
commented on Shaker Bathroom: linen press, medicine cabinet, and vanity 11-27-2013 07:24 AM
replied on Project Ideas 11-27-2013 07:09 AM
replied on Bathroom Vanity Case 11-27-2013 06:59 AM
commented on Too Nice a Router Table 11-17-2013 02:11 PM
commented on Kreg Jig Work Platform 06-24-2013 04:27 PM
commented on Patio pine table i made for my wife for mothers day May/2013 05-22-2013 03:33 PM
replied on What type of wooder filler can i use to cover screw heads in pine that won't blotch when varathaned? 05-22-2013 03:15 PM

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 02-14-2010 06:55 PM

Welcome to Ljs a place were there great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#2 posted 02-14-2010 08:23 PM

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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Max

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#3 posted 02-14-2010 08:27 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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gjd

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#4 posted 02-14-2010 11:29 PM

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.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 02-15-2010 01:43 AM

Jim,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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SnowyRiver

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#6 posted 02-15-2010 01:57 AM

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Splinterman

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#7 posted 02-15-2010 11:26 PM

“Welcome to LJ’s” …....the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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ND2ELK

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#8 posted 02-20-2010 02:51 PM

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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8iowa

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#9 posted 02-22-2010 02:09 AM

Welcome. Are you really up there in Hudson’s Bay?

-- "Heaven is North of the Bridge"

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#10 posted 02-23-2010 09:16 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks – The best woodworking community anywhere!

I look forward to seeing your posts and projects.

Share the Love ~ Share the Knowledge

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

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Karson

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#11 posted 02-24-2010 04:08 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard. †

I was born in Peterborough, Ontario and Lived in Omemee.

-- 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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Jim Reeves

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#12 posted 02-24-2010 06:51 AM

Thanks for welcoming me to this site all members really nice to feel such a warm hearted welcome from such caring members.
Thanks Karson, do you get back to ontario much?

-- jim

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MsDebbieP

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#13 posted 04-05-2010 01:07 AM

a belated welcome to our LJ shop!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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jack1

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#14 posted 07-04-2010 06:30 AM

Do it!

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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