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03-31-2013 12:51 AM


first of all, apologies for my poor, untrained english (I am from Italy).

I have discovered LJ just few days ago and found it awesome. I am very impressed by the amount of knowledge shared here by a great community of people with so many different interests and skills.

My woodworking activities are mainly related to scale ship modeling (my favorite hobby), but I am also developing interest in full size projects (boxes, furniture etc.).

I will post soon something about my projects.

Thank you

Alessandro Ferrari

-- God exists... But relax, He's not you!

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#1 posted 03-31-2013 12:58 AM

Your english looks great to me. Welcome, with a name like Ferrari, you have to be alright.

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#2 posted 03-31-2013 01:35 AM

Your English is fine. Glad to have you on board. Looking forward to your projects.

Welcome to LumberJocks

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#3 posted 03-31-2013 01:40 AM

Welcome aboard !

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#4 posted 03-31-2013 01:43 AM

Welcome, sorry I know zero for conversational Italian but woodworking is a universal language. Built it, show a picture and it will tell us a story.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#5 posted 03-31-2013 01:50 AM


Welcome to LumberJocks , a world of advise, opinions, and experiences, all shared without judgement.

Work Safely and have Fun. – Grandpa Len

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#6 posted 03-31-2013 03:51 AM

Welcome to LJ! Your English is as good or better than most of ours ;-) Love to see your ships.

-- 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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#7 posted 03-31-2013 04:28 AM

On behalf of A1Jim who went to bed early I welcome you.

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#8 posted 03-31-2013 04:32 AM

Welcome to LJ’s! Our greatest strength is our diversity!

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#9 posted 03-31-2013 04:34 AM

Thanks for joining us Alessandro and welcome to LumberJocks!

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#10 posted 03-31-2013 04:36 AM

Thank you all for welcoming

Happy Easter


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#11 posted 03-31-2013 05:15 AM

Welcome to LJs. Looking forward to seeing some of those models.

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#12 posted 03-31-2013 06:15 AM

Welcome to LJ’s. Im new here too, but find the folks here to be great and full of knowledge that they will gladly share. Look forward to seeing your projects

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#13 posted 03-31-2013 08:39 AM

Thanks for welcoming

I’ll post soon some photos of the ship model I am building. In the meantime you can see some in my website (sorry, it in Italian only): a link to my current project:

those photos are not very recent, but I’ll update soon.


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#14 posted 03-31-2013 12:12 PM

Welcome aboard!!!! my english not to good to…been living here all my life….looking foward to see your projects…


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#15 posted 03-31-2013 12:25 PM

Welcome! I do not need to understand Italian to be able to see you are a very skilled craftsman. The joints on the rib of the ship are outstanding. I really need to see them on a full sized screen and not my phone. You will have to post a blog on how you do this.

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

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