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Location: Stanwood,Wa

Just retired this past year ,been woodworking for around 6 yrs as a hobby for CASH. I enjoy building larger projects like beds and end tables ect. Have a collection of allot of various projects however beds are my favorite, I usually mill my own wood so the costs are kept down as far as finished HOME DEPOT wood. I work out of a 500 square foot pole barn which I also built. Use wood heat and keep all wood in a loft which is 1/4 the building .

-- Grandpaj

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#1 posted 01-21-2008 03:21 AM

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 01-21-2008 03:45 AM

I used Mountain Ash or White Ash) Planed it from 5/4 and used 1×6 for verticals.Put a slight radius to top rail.Did verticals with mortises. Stain is Cabernet 3 coats

-- Grandpaj

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#3 posted 01-21-2008 04:05 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 experences.
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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#4 posted 01-21-2008 04:34 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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#5 posted 01-21-2008 10:35 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

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

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#6 posted 01-21-2008 11:37 AM

Welcome aboard. You will like it here.

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#7 posted 01-21-2008 12:00 PM

Welcome to the community. Lots of positivity here. Enjoy.

-- Peace in Wood ~

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#8 posted 01-21-2008 04:02 PM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#9 posted 01-21-2008 06:33 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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#10 posted 01-22-2008 07:48 AM

Hey, Welcome to LJ! It’s a good group of folks from all walks of life.

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

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#11 posted 01-22-2008 08:36 PM

Welcome to the forum! We’re glad you’re here.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#12 posted 01-29-2008 06:52 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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#13 posted 02-01-2008 06:33 AM

Thanks a million I just hope I get tie enough to get to site once in a while . Looks like there are some great talented people here. Looking forward

-- Grandpaj

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#14 posted 02-02-2008 12:40 PM

You’re right about that! And it’s also why we welcome you here too! One of these days though, you’ve got to give us a tour of your shop.

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#15 posted 09-30-2010 07:53 PM

Thanks Gramps.. I’m tryin to figure out how to post some pics of some finished, and unfinished projects.. ??

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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