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Pennsylvania woodworkers??

by mdbohica
posted 02-02-2010 04:32 AM


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jmack77

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#51 posted 03-09-2010 04:16 PM

I’m down here in WV, just outside of Harper’s Ferry. Granted it’s not PA, but I’m not that far from it.

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scottie

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#52 posted 01-18-2011 08:46 PM

Why yes, I know it is an old thread but Scranton area here.

-- ~the kids are off to college...time for Mom's new hobby~

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JKBogle

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#53 posted 01-19-2011 03:34 AM

Williamsport, Pa here. The company I work for is based in Dillsburg.

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huff

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#54 posted 01-19-2011 03:53 AM

Oldie but goodie….....the thread that is. I was born and raised in Towanda, PA. Still go back to visit my Mom and Sister whenever I can.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#55 posted 01-19-2011 01:50 PM

We should plan a LJ get together of everyone in PA. Any suggestion on where and when? Maybe two or three get togethers on the same day in different parts of the state? Would be great to meet more PA LJs.

-- Chuck Bender, Senior Editor Popular Woodworking Magazine, period furniture maker, woodworking instructor

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grizzman

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#56 posted 01-19-2011 02:16 PM

as to your mention of a warped mind…try a jointer , then a planer…might work…lol….i really like your wanting to be closer to other wood workers and do some projects or do design works..anything that would help the trade grow…im wondering if there is a need for more clubs in areas where they do not exisit…..hey what about LUMBER JOCKS WOOD WORKERS CLUBS…A GREAT WAY FOR THOSE WHO HAVE KNOWLEDGE TO SHARE IT AND GET NEWER WOOD WORKERS........

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#57 posted 01-19-2011 02:50 PM

grizz, that sounds like a good idea. I wish that we had a woodworking/woodcarving club in our town. The closest ones are at least 40 miles away. That don’t do me a bit of good. I don’t even have time to drive back and forth to work even. LOL, it’s only 10 miles one way. :)

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Hopdevil

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#58 posted 01-19-2011 03:00 PM

So many posts… so little time…

I’m in Lititz – not far at all!

-- Buzz ---- Message sent from the End of the Internet.

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GuyK

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#59 posted 01-20-2011 03:23 PM

I am open to having a LJ get together. I am sure I can get the farm to give us some space to use. Let me know.

-- Guy Kroll www.thelandsathillsidefarms.org

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#60 posted 01-20-2011 04:37 PM

GuyK where is your farm located. Nick

-- Nick,Pa.

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brtech

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#61 posted 01-20-2011 07:36 PM

I’m in Pittsburgh. Would be fun to get together. Have to be somewhere half way between Philly and Pittsburgh, off the turnpike I would think.

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GuyK

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#62 posted 01-20-2011 08:59 PM

Hi Nick, Northeast Pennsylvania. Near Wilkes Barre. Check out the website, you will like it.

-- Guy Kroll www.thelandsathillsidefarms.org

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jcsterling

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#63 posted 01-20-2011 09:21 PM

holy cow halfway between philly and pittsburgh is my shop…..not sure I have the room :o)

-- John , Central PA , www.jcsterling.com on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/JC-Sterling-fine-furniture/104430802928776

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SHIELD

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#64 posted 02-28-2011 03:03 AM

I’m in the Carlisle, PA area…nice to see so much talent in the area.

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Billp

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#65 posted 02-28-2011 07:19 AM

You lucky dog there are so many great lumber yards in pa.

-- Billp

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Ben

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#66 posted 01-09-2012 03:26 PM

York here. I just joined LJ yesterday. Looks like there are quite a few of us in the area here, that’s great

-- Welcome to downtown Coolsville, Population: US! --Hogarth Hughes

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#67 posted 01-09-2012 10:52 PM

I’m in Brookfield, Ohio. Just across the stateline from Sharon, PA

-- Every day above ground is a good day!!!

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Paden501

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#68 posted 01-10-2012 03:31 AM

North hills of Pittsburgh also

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Dlow

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#69 posted 01-10-2012 04:06 AM

Just outside Harrisburg in Colonial Park.

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#70 posted 01-10-2012 07:46 AM

Real sorry about your DAD. It is so true that in a spare second we often think of things we’ll do when “I get an extra minute”. Somehow that minute is so fleeting…......

Anyway, I was born in Carlisle and grew up in Perry County. I live in Hawaii now, but visit Pennsylvania a couple of times a year. If you all have a reunion one of these days, give me a heads up….....

Best of luck to you in your woodworking. I’m sure you’ll make your DAD proud.

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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EdwardR

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#71 posted 03-26-2012 02:46 AM

In Hamburg, Pa. Building a new woodshop

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woody123

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#72 posted 03-26-2012 01:27 PM

Allison Park in North Hills of Pittsburgh. Hello PittsburghMike.

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treaterryan

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#73 posted 03-27-2012 03:44 AM

Bethel Park, PA (South Hills of the ‘Burgh)

-- Ryan - Bethel Park, PA

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EdwardR

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#74 posted 05-24-2012 05:22 PM

Hamburg Pa.

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benchdog1

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#75 posted 01-23-2013 11:00 PM

Abington, Pa. about 8 miles west of philadelphia…..

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benchdog1

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#76 posted 01-23-2013 11:00 PM

Abingon, Pa. about 8 miles west of philadelphia

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489tad

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#77 posted 01-24-2013 02:13 PM

I lived in York and Litiz…..does that count?

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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cdarney

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#78 posted 01-24-2013 08:16 PM

Parkesburg/Sadsburyville

...Chuck

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seriousturtle

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#79 posted 01-24-2013 08:26 PM

Bucks county here. I’d love for a group to meet sometime.

-- ~the turtle

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JoeRPhilly

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#80 posted 01-24-2013 08:29 PM

NE Philly, anyone going to the woodworking show in nj next month?

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#81 posted 01-24-2013 08:32 PM

Sorry to hear of your dads cancer however my dad died from lung cancer ate age 61 as did my two uncles and my mother in law all at 61 from smoking related illneses inc cancer. so I have evry good thought on your future and wish you every success and good health too.I am now 61 with parkinsons and a few heart p[roblems but I don’t smoke at least. Have fun Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#82 posted 01-24-2013 09:03 PM

Uh, guys, the original post is almost 3 years old, and the OP hasn’t made a post in over 2 years….

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#83 posted 01-24-2013 10:37 PM

Sorry I haven`t written anything in a while. If you notice the bundle in my arm. He is my grandson and while his parents work my wife and I take care of him. plus I have been working on my sons house. I am making all the paneling, molding and cabinets and more. Plus I work and build hotrods. So I am what they call busy!

-- Nick,Pa.

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#84 posted 10-08-2013 06:24 PM

resurrect the forum!

Danville/Bloomsburg here

-- Kevin H. --Pennsylvania

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mags

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#85 posted 10-08-2013 08:38 PM

KodaBear glad to have you! You will enjoy it here.

-- Nick,Pa.

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