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01-04-2010 02:02 AM

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Well, I have hit my 1 year anniversary today. And just last week I hit 2000 posts!

I would like to thank all the wonderfull people on this site. All of you have helped me to become a better woodworker. I have learned more in the last year then I ever thought I would. Your comments and suggestions have been very informative. It has been a great learning experiance for me. Thank You.

I really enjoy seeing all the projects everyone has posted. They have given me a lot more ideas then I have time to do. There are soo many things on my WANT to do list that I want to try, sometimes I don’t know where to start.haha

All of the comments and helpfull tips are great. I appcreciate the constructive criticzm from all. Even if you have never turned something,( or built a box etc..) you still know what looks good and are able to give design ideas.

The freindships that I have built from other LJ’s is great also. I enjoyed our picnic in Arizona last november and hope to get together soon with a couple of the local LJ’s. Maybe we can plan another picnic in March?

Thank you for all the kind words and encouragement that you have shared with me. Not just on my stuff, but by looking at others and reading reviews, I have learned never to be affraid of posting anything. Even my mistakes. We all learn from them too.

Have learned a lot about finnishes. Still need to take more time and learn a LOT more, but I am improveing. (I think)

Thank you Martin and MsDebbie for keeping this wonderfull site full of outstanding, freindly people going and growing.

Keep it up


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

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#1 posted 01-04-2010 02:27 AM

It has been a pleasure to have you as a fellow lumberjock, scrappy. Keep posting!!!

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

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#2 posted 01-04-2010 02:33 AM

Congrats on the year.

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

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#3 posted 01-04-2010 02:34 AM

way to go there scrappy .

just since i have been here ,
watching your skill skyrocket ,
has been rewarding for me too .

and the things i have learned are immeasurable !

many more to come !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#4 posted 01-04-2010 02:37 AM

Hey scrappy
I always enjoy all of those cool turnings and your thoughtful comments. Congrats on a whole year and 2000 plus comments.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 01-04-2010 02:42 AM

Congrats Scrappy.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#6 posted 01-04-2010 03:32 AM

Scrappy: Well a celebration of time (anniversary) and celebration of activity (Posts)

Great job. It’s great to have you here.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#7 posted 01-04-2010 04:01 AM

happy anniversary..glad your here amoung the great lumber jocks..i hope your coming year is a fruitfull and exciting year…grizzman

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

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#8 posted 01-04-2010 04:21 AM

congrats Scrappy on your first year and many more to come. been a pleasure reading your posts

-- Randy I have the right to remain silent, just not the ability ; )

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#9 posted 01-04-2010 04:52 AM

The cyber-trolls are at it again:-(( I sent you a Happy birthday a couple hours ago and its gone :-(( Anyway, Happy Birthday!! Keep it up Scrappy :-))

-- 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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#10 posted 01-04-2010 06:39 AM

Thanks for the great comments everyone.

TopMax, I also put this in a blog since not everyone reads the forums. That is where you sent the happy birthday. Thank You


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

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#11 posted 01-04-2010 04:09 PM

Happy Numero Uno Scrappy, for one I’m glad you’re here, I’ve learned a lot from you. You have raised the bar with your wood turning, just as Trifern did. I see progress with every project you post, and something new and different. Keep it up, you are an inspiration not only with what you produce but the quantity.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#12 posted 01-04-2010 04:14 PM

Hey Scrappy,
Happy anniversary #1.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#13 posted 01-05-2010 04:52 AM

Happy Anniversary, Happy Anniversary, Happy Anniversary, Happy Anniversary,

Happy Anniversary,

Congrats Scrappy, it is people like you that keep me coming back over and over again

I am looking forward to what your next year brings.


-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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