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Location: herald, ca

Retired math teacher by day sawdust maker by night! I've been signed up here at for a while but haven't contributed lots because of lack of spare time of which when I had it, I used it to make stuff. I have time again. I retired in June 2009 from the public schools I worked for. That was short lived since I taught 2-3 math classes at Heald College twice a week but have stopped teaching there too. Kept me out of the bars... ;o)
I live in Herald, CA about 20 miles southeast of Sacramento the capital where I taught Mathematics to middle schoolers for the last 21 years and 6 more in Albuquerque, NM. I was a MAC and MATCO man in between times (probably why I like tools so dang much).
I have 2 kids and two grandsons. My wife Betty, is a horse Vet and we have lots of critters...
If you get a chance, check out my site and please sign the guestbook at, thanks.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#1 posted 05-17-2007 10:11 PM

Welcome to lumberJocks. There are lots of friendly and knowlegeable people here. Enjoy the site.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 05-17-2007 10:20 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- 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 05-18-2007 04:35 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks! Show us some woodworking, mister!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#4 posted 05-18-2007 04:53 AM

Welcome to the Jocks.

-- John

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#5 posted 05-18-2007 05:10 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#6 posted 05-18-2007 07:36 AM

Welcome to our little corner of the computer world jack1. We hope you enjoy your stay at LumberJocks.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#7 posted 05-18-2007 04:30 PM

Great to have you with us.

-- Mark

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#8 posted 07-01-2008 10:40 PM


-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#9 posted 07-01-2008 10:44 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 03-07-2009 04:24 AM

Well, back again. Lots going on but there is now a light at the end of the tunnel. This is a good site. Hope you join! Jack Nunes, Herald, CA

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#11 posted 04-11-2009 04:35 AM

Thanks for adding me :-)

-- GO CUBS GO!!!!

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#12 posted 05-16-2009 07:31 AM

Happy Anniversary. In a few days you will have been a Lumber Jock for 2 years! Thanks for your participation.

-- Gary D.

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#13 posted 06-14-2009 05:18 PM

WOOOOOT…................RETIREMENT… wife is a math teacher!

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#14 posted 05-15-2010 04:55 AM

Well, another year has rolled by. It must have been a fun year because it seems like yesterday when I congratulated you on be a LJ for 2 years. Congratulations on your 3rd anniversary at Lumber Jocks. Thanks for helping make LJ a great place to visit and happy anniversary!

-- Gary D.

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#15 posted 06-30-2010 08:11 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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