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11-01-2009 04:57 PM

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I was just wondering how many LJ,s from TN. were on here. I see a lot from Texas and Kal-e-fornea. Maybe if there are enough we could have a get together sometime?? I’m from Livingston, (actually a little wide spot called Okalona—-hence OKwoodshop) dp

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#1 posted 11-02-2009 01:11 AM

I know where Livingston is…I am from Chattanooga.

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#2 posted 11-02-2009 02:01 AM

I’m from Delaware, a little east of you, betwen the two big bodies of water.

I hope you find some WoodWorking buddies. Go to this link it is a pushpin of all LumberJocks that have setup a workshop on thier profile.

You can zoom in and see who has setup a workshop in your area.

Good Luck

This is also a good idea for everyone to set up a workshop if only to get your name on the map. You also need to give a general address (City, State)

Above the map is a button called List View. It give you a list of all LumberJocks and their address. I see a couple that just have TN and so they don’t have a push pin on the map.

I just noticed something else. There are 13 pages of woorkshop in the push pin view. My workshop is in the 13th view. Meaning I probably set up my workshop in the early stages fo this web site, The find all of the pushpins for Tenn. You will need to look at all of the pages and then zoom in to your state.

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#3 posted 11-02-2009 03:17 AM

Probably be a lot faster to search “Workshops TN”

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#4 posted 11-02-2009 05:55 AM

THanks for the info. I haven’t taken pics of my shop yet so haven’t put it in. Will have to get this done.

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#5 posted 11-02-2009 06:26 AM

I’m in Cleveland .. .. about 25 min from Chattanooga

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#6 posted 11-02-2009 02:14 PM

I think I may have to burn one of my socks and smoke ‘em out. LOL

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#7 posted 11-02-2009 03:31 PM

Arlington here. Just 10 miles East of Memphis.

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#8 posted 11-02-2009 08:46 PM

well so far we are spread out pretty good, guess that way we aren’t fighting over the same boards LOL. I’m goin to light the other sock now.

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#9 posted 11-02-2009 08:59 PM

I’m in Nashville about 15 minutes south of downtown.

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#10 posted 11-02-2009 09:33 PM

glad to hear from you Eric. I checked out your projects. nice boxes and that mirror is awesome.

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#11 posted 11-03-2009 01:08 AM

I’ll add this to the eMag … rather than setting those socks on fire.. gasp… lol

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#12 posted 11-03-2009 02:41 PM

I am not far from you at all. I live in Smithville Right next to the Warren and DeKalb county line. I work not far from you in Cookeville close to the HS there. I want to get out your way one weekend to check out the Flea Market on 111. I rebuild old woodworking tools as a hobby and want to see what I can find out that way. I looked through your pictures and noticed you make rocking horses. Are you the fellow who comes to the Smithville Jamboree and sells them? There use to be a fellow who made them in Sparta .

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#13 posted 11-03-2009 03:22 PM

I am near Cleveland, north of Chattanooga.

-- Jim, SE Tennessee, "Don't spare the kindling Dear, we have plenty"

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#14 posted 11-03-2009 03:31 PM

Smyrna here. About 15 minutes south of Nashville. I would love the opportunity to meet my fellow Volunteers.

-- - Brian

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#15 posted 11-03-2009 03:43 PM

glad to hear from everyone, we may have to try a get together soon, maybe some where near the middle. Hope to hear from more woodworkers soon. Ms debbie thank you I’m all out of socks and the smoke detector won’t quit. LOL——-Hey tennwood and fuzzy you guys are real close. Know each other? I would like to see more of ya’lls projects.

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