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Forum topic by MrsN posted 11-21-2017 11:00 PM 495 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-21-2017 11:00 PM

I wanted to publicly thank Charles Neil for helping out me and my students.
A while ago I posted a question about woodworking videos that I could share with my students (I teach high school woodshop) Someone suggested that I talk to Charles Neil to see if he could help out. I sent him an email and got a wonderful response quickly and he totally delivered for my class!
Charles, you are a great woodworker and a wonderful human being! Thank you so much!!!
Mrs N

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#1 posted 11-21-2017 11:16 PM

You are so right… Charles has responded to my specific questions and has been most helpful.
Thank you Charles .
All the best to you and your family, Happy Thanksgiving.

-- Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad

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#2 posted 11-22-2017 12:11 AM

I was the one who suggested you look at Charles’ videos on Youtube. He has an extensive list of very approachable and educational videos there that I felt would benefit your students. I’d be hard-pressed to list all the great tips and techniques I’ve gotten from them since there are so many.

I’m not surprised though, that he went the extra mile to help you out. I don’t know him personally, but that seems to be his character.

You’re the man, Charles. We’re lucky to have you here for advice.

-- No matter how much you push the envelope, it'll still be stationery.

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#3 posted 11-22-2017 12:48 AM

Sounds great I know your kids will benefit from his videos. I taught woodshop pre-YouTube. I would have like the type of instructional videos out there to help. The only movie I got was primitive Pete misusing hand tools. I made a slide series on each machine but videos are better. Good Luck on the greatest career you could have ( no bias in that statement)

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#4 posted 11-22-2017 12:53 AM

I agree with you all. Mr. Neil is one of the best there is. I had a question about finishing. He went way out of his way to help me. He’s top drawer in my book.

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#5 posted 11-22-2017 01:00 AM

Charles Neil is great.

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#6 posted 11-22-2017 01:03 AM

Yes to all the comments. He has helped me a bunch as well. Great guy all around.


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#7 posted 11-22-2017 01:44 PM

It was our pleasure … hope it helps

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#8 posted 11-22-2017 03:07 PM

I love his videos also :<))


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#9 posted 11-22-2017 04:38 PM

Charles is THE MAN!

-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil

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