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Location: Richmond,VA
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I am a reformed metalworker. I'd done that for about 10 years when I got seduced by more natural materials. I do my best to apply my machining and fabricating skills to the art of woodworking. The main reason I switched is the machinery and tools of woodworking arn't as cost prohibitive as mills, lathes, welders and such. I enjoy learning as much as I can from others out there and their beautiful projects. I would say my style is Shaker modern but really it is whatever my wife designs for me to make.

-- My philosophy: Somewhere between Norm and Roy

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Todd Thomas

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#1 posted 04-03-2009 03:44 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….Looking forward to your projects and posts….. WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive.

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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Bureaucrat

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#2 posted 04-03-2009 03:51 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 love this site, I hope you will enjoy it too.

Look forward to seeing your projects and posts.

-- Gary

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Max

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#3 posted 04-03-2009 04:34 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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#4 posted 04-03-2009 04:44 AM

Hello Skeeter,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be both a rewarding and an inspirational part of your woodworking adventure.

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

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woodworm

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#5 posted 04-03-2009 05:54 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Karson

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#6 posted 04-03-2009 05:55 AM

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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cabinetmaster

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#7 posted 04-03-2009 12:23 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………..LOL

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

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wpreman

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#8 posted 04-03-2009 02:47 PM

Welcome Skeeter, glad you’ve joined us!

-- Bill, Florida

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 04-06-2009 02:21 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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spanky46

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#10 posted 04-23-2009 06:55 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Lots of friends with lots of talent!

I look forward to your projects and posts.

-- spanky46 -- Never enough clamps...Never enough tools...Never enough time.

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cobra5

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#11 posted 05-26-2009 05:57 PM

welcome to lj, shaker shelf looks great

-- tool time tim aka "cobra5"

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Bureaucrat

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#12 posted 04-03-2010 05:08 AM

Imagine that! A year has gone by since you became a Lumber Jock. Congratulations on your anniversary! I look forward to more of your posts.

-- Gary

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#13 posted 04-05-2010 04:10 AM

Hi there,
Congratulations on your first anniversary of being part of the LumberJock community… something to be very proud of…
Wisty

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

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