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Location: Pittsburgh, PA
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I enjoy all kinds of joinery. Everything from boxes to furniture to puzzles. I am fascinated with the way things go together.

I am a self-taught woodworker who has only really learned from reading books and through experience. I never took a formal woodworking class except for shop class in Junior High. (I made an ice scraper.)

I believe if you set out to do something, you'd better do it right. There's no substitute for quality either. I want my works to last a couple of lifetimes.
So, whenever I go into my shop, I take my time and make sure everything is perfect. It may take me a very long time to complete a project, but that's okay! I enjoy not only the end product, but the process of buiding too.

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commented on Recovering wood from discarded pallets 04-19-2018 12:14 AM
commented on Height-Adjustable Drill Press Table 04-10-2018 08:27 PM
added blog entry Recovering wood from discarded pallets 04-10-2018 07:56 PM
added project Moana Necklace 04-02-2018 09:09 PM
added project Straight Line Jig 04-02-2018 07:29 PM
added project Volkswagen Beetle floor mats 02-11-2018 06:39 PM
added blog entry Storage Shed Build #4: Framing part 2 02-11-2018 06:29 PM
added blog entry Storage Shed Build #3: Framing 02-11-2018 06:23 PM
added blog entry Storage Shed Build #2: Dig, dig, dig 02-11-2018 06:02 PM
added blog entry Storage Shed Build #1: It all starts with a plan 02-11-2018 05:24 PM
added project Coat hook 02-11-2018 04:29 PM
commented on 20-inch Panel Saw 02-11-2018 04:11 PM
commented on Beer Caddy 6 Pack 09-13-2016 04:02 PM
added project Pine box for pet burial 09-13-2016 03:55 PM
commented on Walnut Saw Handle 02-13-2013 05:18 PM

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-20-2012 01:49 PM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy!

-- https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/videos wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#2 posted 06-20-2012 02:28 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#3 posted 06-20-2012 02:44 PM

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Max

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#4 posted 06-20-2012 04:38 PM

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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#5 posted 06-21-2012 03:23 PM

Hey – Welcome to Lumberjocks ! Lots of great ideas, info, inspiration, and support here (as many will tell ya – the site is quite addictive).. Enjoy…

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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#6 posted 06-23-2012 05:45 PM

Hey Dave, welcome to Lumberjocks! You will find it an unbelievable place for woodworking information.

And if one of those “F” stands for Furniture in your name, I hate to say it, but I think you’ll find this place a whole lot more helpful that the Zee’s board… ;)

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...

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DaveFFMedic

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#7 posted 06-24-2012 12:25 AM

Milo: Thanks for the welcome! I’m already excited about this website/forum. The FFMedic in my screen name is for Firefighter Paramedic. I’m honestly afraid of fixing any furniture that I didn’t make. But then, I’ve never had to repair any of my furniture pieces.

Dave

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ShopTinker

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#8 posted 06-25-2012 12:21 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. You’ll find this to be a great site for picking up pointers and exchanging ideas on all things wood and even some that aren’t.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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