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15 posts in 1899 days

Location: Kragujevac,Serbia
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Hello,

I'm an economist working in Automotive but I like wood and things made out of it.
I like cars, hawks (I used to keep a few of them) , Japan and japanese stuff, knives and bows and arrows. I'm on a way to make as much as I could things of solid wood. Especially Black Locust.

-- Alex Serbia

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commented on Black Locust what else? 05-11-2014 08:51 AM
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#1 posted 05-05-2014 08:52 PM

This is something that I have made last summer. It is made out of Black Locust, the wood that I admire and adore.This should last for years. It is one of my first projects that I have done and I can tell you that I’m very proud of it because I’m not a woodworker by profession.
It’s a combination of the hardest wood around my area and wrought steel.


Locust posts

Prepared post holders


Mounted holders. There is one hole per side. There is a 8mm screw per each hole.

Prepared finish.


Hilti anchor fixing


This piece of Locust dowel was cut and used as a screw cover. It was hand made out of selected board in that way which should insure the least movement and expansion of the part.


One of the quarter sawn Locust boards. Not bad.This boards are about 20 years old. And as you can suppose they are intact. Bugs free.


Completed fence on a not completed house :)

All suggestions are welcome because I’m preparing similar project for the stairs. I do not want to do something wrong twice :)

-- Alex Serbia

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#2 posted 05-06-2014 05:47 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy !
Because I often get asked questions by new members I’ve included the answers to the most( FAQ) along with my welcoming message to LJs.
You should know that posting questions or projects here (your profile page) will not get you very many responses’ just because it’s your profile page not part of a main forum. To post in a main forum read below.
Want to know how to post something?
See the drop-down box underneath my Lumberjocks in the upper right hand corner. Click on the arrow and select which type of posting you want to make (Project, Blog entry, Forum topic). This will take you to the appropriate page and you just fill in the form.
Sending Private messages(PMs) to other members
Click on the word” home” next to the profile picture of the member you want to contact ,then click on “send message”
http://lumberjocks.com/help/getting-started
Need help with posting or other questions ?
Contact: Cricket Walker
(Ljs community manager) http://lumberjocks.com/messages/new/CricketWalker
Just for the record even though I have a large number of post I’m not involved with LJs management ,I’m just another member.

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