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ScaleShipWright

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520 days ago

Hello,

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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ShaneA

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#1 posted 520 days ago

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

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 520 days ago

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

Welcome to LumberJocks

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Jimbo4

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#3 posted 520 days ago

Welcome aboard !

-- BELT SANDER: Used for making rectangular gouges in wood.

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woodbutcherbynight

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#4 posted 520 days ago

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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GrandpaLen

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#5 posted 520 days ago

Alessandro,

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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TopamaxSurvivor

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#6 posted 520 days ago

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

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

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DKV

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#7 posted 520 days ago

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

-- 2014 will be a different year...at least for me it will.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#8 posted 520 days ago

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

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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waho6o9

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#9 posted 520 days ago

Thanks for joining us Alessandro and welcome to LumberJocks!

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ScaleShipWright

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#10 posted 519 days ago

Thank you all for welcoming

Happy Easter

Alessandro

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

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Hammerthumb

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#11 posted 519 days ago

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

-- Paul, Las Vegas

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hoss12992

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#12 posted 519 days ago

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

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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ScaleShipWright

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#13 posted 519 days ago

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:

http://www.arsenalotto.it/GallViewer.aspx?gall=1

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

Alessandro

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

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kizerpea

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#14 posted 519 days ago

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

-- IF YOUR NOT MAKING DUST...YOU ARE COLLECTING IT! SOUTH CAROLINA.

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489tad

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#15 posted 519 days ago

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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