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Location: Olympic Pennisula, WA
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I'm retired and live on Washington's Olympic Peninsula. I've been creating miniature copies of classic woodworking tools for 12 years, learning the basics of table-top machining in the process. Each of the miniature tools that I have produced are part of that education and are part of my personal collection. Most of my tools are copies from the Victorian period and are produced in 1/3 scale. I prefer to work with hard woods like ebony, boxwood and cocobolo, machining them with the same lathe and mills that are used on my brass and steel components. I have currently made 50 different miniatures using less than one board-foot of lumber in the process.

-- John's miniature woodworking tools

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#1 posted 1037 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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#2 posted 1037 days ago

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 1037 days ago

“WELCOME to LJ’s.”

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#4 posted 1037 days ago

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#5 posted 1035 days ago

Welcome

I can’t wait to see your work. That sounds fascinating.

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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#6 posted 1030 days ago

Your work is excellent. Looking forward to seeing more!

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#7 posted 1029 days ago

Welcome to the site. It’s a good one

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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