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Location: Chicago, IL
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I'm a builder, remodeler, electrician, landlord, and woodworker in the Chicago area. I started building, remodeling, and maintaining houses & buildings in the mid 1970s, still doing it today.

My Grandfather got me started in woodworking and electric in his tiny basement workshop in Ohio. I can still remember the exact details of the first time my Grandfather let me cross cut wood on his table saw. I couldn't have been much older that 9, and I was scared to death. Still remember the sights, sounds and smells of that shop. I have been fortunate to have had some very special patient teachers over the years.

Work and a great family, (wife, 2 kids, a dog, and a big yard to play) keep me very busy.

The talent on this website amazes me every day, it is an awesome place to learn and contribute to.

-- JJ

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Max

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#1 posted 1618 days ago

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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Karson

34841 posts in 2983 days


#2 posted 1618 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard. †

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2404 days


#3 posted 1618 days ago

Unisaw2,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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SnowyRiver

51451 posts in 2063 days


#4 posted 1618 days ago

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Beginningwoodworker

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#5 posted 1617 days ago

Unisaw2, Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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woodworm

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#6 posted 1617 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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ND2ELK

13495 posts in 2356 days


#7 posted 1617 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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jack1

1907 posts in 2610 days


#8 posted 1617 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks. Lots of great people here with lots of ideas! Post stuff and get buddies.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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Gary

6840 posts in 2015 days


#9 posted 1617 days ago

Hey, welcome to the site. Glad you found us. You’re gonna like it here

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

11908 posts in 1739 days


#10 posted 1617 days ago

Hi there,
I too am somewhat new to LumberJocks and would like to welcome you to the site. The folks here are great and the projects will absolutely blow your mind. There are some very talented people out there…
Sit back, enjoy the ride and be careful, this site is extremely addictive…
Welcome to LJ
Wisty

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Thos. Angle

4435 posts in 2545 days


#11 posted 1592 days ago

A little late, but Welcome to Lumber Jocks.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Splinterman

23058 posts in 1944 days


#12 posted 1591 days ago

“Welcome to LJ’s” …....the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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Roger

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#13 posted 886 days ago

look forward to seein more o your projects/ideas. work/play safe. keep makin dust

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Roger

13931 posts in 1386 days


#14 posted 886 days ago

where abouts in OH ??? I lived in Lorain, OH for many years. moved to KY in ‘97

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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