Just saying hello

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodworking Skill Share forum

Forum topic by Lee posted 05-14-2013 06:44 AM 713 views 0 times favorited 19 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Lee's profile


4 posts in 874 days

05-14-2013 06:44 AM

I just wanted to introduce myself, having just joined the site. I, along with my stepson are about to undertake learning some woodworking skills, and have acquired a shopsmith, which we will be picking up next weekend. I know I’ll have lots of questions, and I have already seen that there are lots of highly skilled and generous folks here. Anyway, I’m Lee, and I look forward to the interaction.

19 replies so far

View watermark's profile


469 posts in 977 days

#1 posted 05-14-2013 08:22 AM

Welcome Lee. Look forward to seeing your progress. Almost any question you have can probably be answered searching through the forums here.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

View Bill White's profile

Bill White

3949 posts in 2995 days

#2 posted 05-14-2013 12:42 PM

Welcome Lee. How are things in “Mayretta”? I lived in Alpharetta for 15 yrs. before moving back is Mississippi.


View Lee's profile


4 posts in 874 days

#3 posted 05-14-2013 12:48 PM

Bill, they are pretty good I guess. Though in general, Atlanta is just a bit too big for me. Even after 8 years, I still miss the Birmingham area.

View helluvawreck's profile


18721 posts in 1901 days

#4 posted 05-14-2013 12:57 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks, Lee. You’ll enjoy it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

View coachmancuso's profile


259 posts in 966 days

#5 posted 05-14-2013 01:10 PM

Hello Lee. You will be glad you joined!

-- Coach Mancuso

View Bullet's profile


150 posts in 2364 days

#6 posted 05-14-2013 01:24 PM

You’ve come to the right place.

-- Anything is possible when you have no idea what you're talking about.

View Bsmith's profile


330 posts in 1705 days

#7 posted 05-14-2013 05:02 PM

Welcome to LJ’s. A great bunch of guy’s and girls.

-- Bryan

View bondogaposis's profile


3362 posts in 1386 days

#8 posted 05-14-2013 06:40 PM


-- Bondo Gaposis

View joeyinsouthaustin's profile


1286 posts in 1107 days

#9 posted 05-14-2013 10:29 PM

welcome in.

-- Who is John Galt?

View Dallas's profile


3555 posts in 1522 days

#10 posted 05-14-2013 10:36 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

Now enough of this frivolity….. get busy and make a square box with lid.

(I’m the resident curmudgeon)!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

View Brandon's profile


4145 posts in 1986 days

#11 posted 05-14-2013 10:43 PM

Welcome! There’s a lot of great woodworking stores in the Atlanta area. (I’m over on the east end of the perimeter.)

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

View TerryDowning's profile


1043 posts in 1152 days

#12 posted 05-14-2013 11:03 PM

Welcome Lee.

This is a great site.
Although for Shopsmith specific questions you might want to try the shopsmith forums Lots of friendly helpful folks over there as well. Many of whom frequent this forum as well.

-- - Terry

View whitebeast88's profile


3947 posts in 1225 days

#13 posted 05-14-2013 11:44 PM

welcome to lumberjocks!!!

i’ve learned an extroadinary amount of info here and i’m no-where as dumd as when i first joined.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View sgv's profile


266 posts in 927 days

#14 posted 05-14-2013 11:58 PM

welcome : )

-- Tite Lines, May the wind be at your back

View a1Jim's profile


113725 posts in 2611 days

#15 posted 05-15-2013 12:00 AM


-- Custom furniture

showing 1 through 15 of 19 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics