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Location: Newton, MA

I suppose I'd describe myself as an avid woodworker, blogger, and marketer. It's a bit tough balancing my weekend job, night job, and weekend job, but I'm doing what I love. I'm most inspired by traditional design, but with a modern twist. Much of my work is done in walnut and cherry, as I prefer minimalistic finishes with an accent on the wood itself. I would say I have a bit of a Moserian philosophy on the craft. I also run a video blog on woodworking at This started as a way of just documenting the work I was doing in the shop, but has turned into as much of a passion for me as the woodworking itself.

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commented on Joinery #2: Don't get your drawers in a twist 07-22-2010 02:48 PM
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#1 posted 02-08-2009 05:01 PM

Hello Rob,

Let me welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be both a rewarding and an inspirational part of your woodworking journey.

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

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#2 posted 02-08-2009 05:07 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#3 posted 02-08-2009 05:48 PM

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

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#4 posted 02-08-2009 06:45 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks….It will be a great resource for you and your projects. There are a bunch of great people here willing to help……have fun….Looking forward to your projects and posts….. WARNING: Visiting LumberJocks has proven to be addictive.

-- Todd, Oak Ridge, TN, Hello my name is Todd and I'm a Toolholic, I bought my last tool 10 days, no 4 days, oh heck I bought a tool on the way here! †

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#5 posted 02-08-2009 07:00 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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#6 posted 02-09-2009 01:09 AM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks! I have found the forums to be a great place to get and give advice about woodworking and I often gain new insights from the project posts. (I see you stopped there already.) I hope you find this site as enjoyable and useful as I do.

-- Gary D.

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#7 posted 02-09-2009 05:07 AM

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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#8 posted 02-09-2009 05:50 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 02-09-2009 05:30 PM

Rob, Welcome to LumberJocks!

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#10 posted 02-09-2009 06:03 PM

Welcome, glad you’ve joined us!

-- Bill, Florida

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#11 posted 02-10-2009 12:21 AM

Welcome Rob. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see more of your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#12 posted 02-10-2009 11:49 AM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#13 posted 02-11-2009 05:33 AM

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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#14 posted 02-11-2009 10:43 PM

I commented on your wine secretary and forgot to welcome you to LJ’s. I hope you will find this site as addictive as I have. Go Red Sox!

-- Rich in Richmond -- Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it.

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#15 posted 02-13-2009 08:38 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks my friend.

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