As closely as I can figure, it’s been 5 years that I’ve been on LJ. (#days divided by 365 1/4).I’ve learned a lot and met great people here. This is one of the best sites on the web with almost no amount of trash to wade throug...
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Location: herald, ca
Math teacher by day sawdust maker by night! I've been signed up here at Lumberjocks.com for a while but haven't contributed lots because of lack of spare time of which when I had it, I used it to make stuff. I have time again. I retired in June 2009 from the public schools I worked for. That was short lived since I now teach 2-3 math classes at Heald College twice a week. Keeps me out of the bars... ;o)
I live in Herald, CA about 20 miles southeast of Sacramento the capital where I taught Mathematics to middle schoolers for the last 21 years and 6 more in Albuquerque, NM. I was a MAC and MATCO man in between times (probably why I like tools so dang much).
I have 2 kids and two grandsons. My wife Betty, is a horse Vet and we have lots of critters...
If you get a chance, check out my site and please sign the guestbook at www.jpnunes.net, thanks.
-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!
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|commented on||SHOP ALONG #9: holiday odyssey - grading time||56 days ago|
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|commented on||Western red cedar bench.||72 days ago|
|commented on||Oak Pedestal Table Project||77 days ago|
|commented on||Magnetic Mahogany Business Card Holder||80 days ago|
|commented on||Christmas Sailboat toys 2013||81 days ago|
|commented on||thank you from your father||85 days ago|
|replied on||Large picture frame - what glass or plastic to use?||93 days ago|
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This is something I’ve been using since I took up wood butchering again. I got tired of making a mess on my my floor and work benches when I finished a piece. I didn’t want to drag out the big drop clothes that I had to let dry when I...
It seemed simple enough. Take out the old blades, replace with new ones, screw em’ in, turn on the unit and… BLAMMMMM!!! All hell breaks loose and I’m REALLY glad I replaced the safety shield on the unit. There are blades flyin...
If my division is correct, I will have been here 4 years tomorrow the 17 of May (May Day, May Day, Manilla Calling – Always liked Bogart)! It’s a great site with a lot of really neat people. I have learned a lot and intend to learn m...
I want to wish a Happy New Year to all Lumberjocks. I’ve enjoyed this site since I first found it years ago. You are very generous with your hints, skills, suggestions as well as compliments. I hope you all have the best year ever and mak...