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Forum topic by Jofa posted 05-15-2013 09:47 AM 712 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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05-15-2013 09:47 AM

Hey everybody. I just joined and I’m really looking forward to learning from the folks here.

I’m a guitar player by trade (well, by hobby) and I’ve always been interested in wood working. Over the years I’ve built a couple of guitar speaker cabinets and now I’ve started a small business building pedal boards and cabs. I’ve found that this hobby is very satisfying.

Here are a couple of my recent builds. I’ve started messing with dovetails and I can say I really like the way they look and their strength. Early stuff was just standard joints. :)

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

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#1 posted 05-15-2013 10:38 AM

Hello and very nice

-- Coach Mancuso

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#2 posted 05-15-2013 10:46 AM

Welcome – you will find a ton of ideas and a solid group of people here to help with questions. Enjoy the site.

-- Dave in Minnesota - If it ain't broke, improve it!

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#3 posted 05-15-2013 11:08 AM

Wecome!! Im pretty new too and already really enjoying it here!!! Guitar player cool!! It would be great to be able to make music! Have fun! Nice work!!!

-- Marty from MinneSNOWta

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#4 posted 05-15-2013 11:18 AM

Welcome. The advice I’ve received here has helped me further my skills and given me confidence.

I hope you enjoy it here as much as I do. Read as much as you can and you’ll quickly find many who are interested in music related builds.

Good luck,

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#5 posted 05-15-2013 12:18 PM

Welcome aboard. It’s nice to have you here and I see that you do some nice work. Enjoy LJs.

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

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#6 posted 05-15-2013 12:33 PM

Welcome to LJ.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#7 posted 05-15-2013 11:15 PM

welcome to lumberjocks!!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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