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Location: Fairburn, Ga
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Next month I will be 70 years young. I have 3 children and 3 grandchildren.

I am retired from the Navy during which I flew as loadmaster and crew chief on the Navy's version of the DC-9.

I worked for many years selling to the meat industry and had the pleasure of traveling around most of the US. I am on my third retirement working as The Facility Director of a private school that works with children with learning problems.

My shop is 24' x 24' with a 9' ceiling. I have a number of my Fathers tools that I use. I use my shop to make things for sell, project at the school and my church.

-- "When we build, let us think we build forever." John Ruskin

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commented on Delta 12 1/2" Planer 123 days ago
commented on First Ring 126 days ago
added project Sewing machine motor lathe 139 days ago
commented on A Basic Necessity 172 days ago

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GaryK

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#1 posted 2319 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Enjoy yourself.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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PanamaJack

4469 posts in 2676 days


#2 posted 2319 days ago

We welcome you to the one and only LumberJocks. We hope that you enjoy your stay/visit each and every time you show up on our door step. If you should need any woodworking question answered, don’t hesitate to ask. Somebody’s gonna have a good answer for you.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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cajunpen

14363 posts in 2665 days


#3 posted 2319 days ago

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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rikkor

11295 posts in 2473 days


#4 posted 2319 days ago

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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Grumpy

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#5 posted 2319 days ago

Welcome to Lumberjocks. This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Max

55956 posts in 2872 days


#6 posted 2319 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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Max

55956 posts in 2872 days


#7 posted 2319 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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Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2421 days


#8 posted 2319 days ago

Bearpaw,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking adventure.

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

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Karson

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#9 posted 2317 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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ND2ELK

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#10 posted 2300 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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Paul D

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#11 posted 2299 days ago

Welcome to LJs !! Glad you have joined us !!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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creamedpossum

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#12 posted 772 days ago

Hey sounds good. I’ll keep you in mind. I’m still currently piecing together my shop as it is. It’s coming along slowly, but it’s all about the journey I guess.

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