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Location: Near Nashville, TN

Now retired, I most recently worked some as a sub-contractor with a small company that builds out the interior of the big tour buses used by various entertainers.

I retired from Motorola after 24+ years. Positions with them ranged from field technician to division management. After retiring I soon started my own handyman/remodeling business. After about 3 years of this, I felt the need to slow down a bit and began subcontracting periodically as time and energy permited.

My shop is a stand-alone 36x24 insulated metal building.

I enjoy just puttering building jigs, tuning up shop equipment, supervising my 5 grandchildren's efforts in the shop (We made them their own bench), as well as actually building useful or entertaining items from time to time. Again, I'll try to eventually upload some pix of what I have done so far.

-- Chuck near Nashville - “All you are unable to give possesses you” (Andre Gide)

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#1 posted 01-24-2008 08:32 PM

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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#2 posted 01-24-2008 08:57 PM

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. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#3 posted 01-24-2008 08:58 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#4 posted 01-24-2008 11:11 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 01-25-2008 02:11 AM

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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#6 posted 01-25-2008 02:29 AM

Welcome to the wonderful world of LJ’s (Enjoy) Step on in, The water’s fine, fine, fine.
You can ask, show, teach, learn, and Share woodworking experiences.
There’s something here for anyone that likes working with wood.
Plus new friends
God bless

-- Gene, a Christian in Virginia

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#7 posted 01-25-2008 07:41 AM

Welcome. Have fun, love, laugh, take, and share. Holler if you need anything.

-- Adrian ..... The 11th Commandment...."Thou Shalt Not Buy A Wobble Dado"

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#8 posted 01-26-2008 12:21 AM

Welcome to LJs. I am sure that having to watch 5 grandchildren in the shop leaves you very little time to “play” on your own. But they are worth it and you are introducing them to a hobby in which hopefully they will learn and grow.

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

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#9 posted 01-28-2008 12:36 AM

Hey! Welcome to LJ! It’s a good group of folks!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#10 posted 01-29-2008 06:29 PM

We would like to welcome you to the one and only LumberJocks. 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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#11 posted 12-02-2009 10:25 PM

Welcome 678 days ago.

You will find to be helpful, supportive, inspiring and informative.

I bring A long list of experience creating, Furniture, Custom Furniture, Chairs, Occasional Chair, Dining Chair, Upholstered Rocking Chair, Wood Seat Rocker, Wood Seat Rocking Chair, Custom Rocker, Handcrafted Rocker, Personalized Rocker, Tables, Coffee Table, End Table, Side Table, Accent Table, Dining Table, Entry Table, Bistro Table, Bar Stool, Stools, and the list goes on.

I will keep an eye out and try to help you when I can as my time is limited. I check my In box on a regular basis and I will respond when I have the time.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind,

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#12 posted 01-23-2010 03:52 AM

Congratulations on your upcoming 2 year anniversary being a Lumber Jock. Thanks for your posts and projects.

-- Gary D.

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