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Forum topic by thedude50 posted 03-03-2012 05:36 AM 1098 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-03-2012 05:36 AM

I learned about this on Rob Cosmans site David Charlsworth was in critical condition has mounted a huge hospital bill in Germany. He will need us to support him until he is well enough to return to work. all people are now welcome to reply to this. this is such a serious need that i have unblocked my enemies and want everyone’s help there are people working on making contact with David and as soon as we have a way set up to send him money please set aside a few dollars so we can each give a little. As you know David is not rich and as a professional woodworker he is self insured it is crucial that we get this aid to him directly and there are people working to set this up click here for more updates if any one here knows how we can help David directly please post the info but pm me so we can set this support up

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#1 posted 03-03-2012 07:56 AM

Dude – I think I’m right in saying that that was some time ago. He’s been back in the UK for months now and I believe he has started teaching again. Here is the latest post from David’s blog:

16 Feb 2012
The Phoenix……

Rob did such a good job of telling everyone how ill I was, that I am now faced with the opposite problem of informing you all, how well I am.

Time, clean living and no smoking, are doing their stuff. I am well on the way back to full strength. A huge thank you to everyone for the astonishing amount of support I received. It was overwhelming and greatly appreciated.

Short courses will start in late April and next winters 12 week courses will proceed as usual. Dates have been posted on the website.

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#2 posted 03-03-2012 07:04 PM

the web site said he was home but is serious heltalth condition thay should update it i was also told he could not woodwork till spring that would be a long time with no money believe me i know what it is like if we are too late then i am sorry for posting this in error i was just following up on a new post i got yesterday

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#3 posted 03-03-2012 07:05 PM

I’m glad he’s getting stronger & stronger…

He has really gone through a very rough time…

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#4 posted 03-03-2012 09:19 PM

Good news.
I had not looked at his website recently to check on how David was doing, but this is good news that he is on the mend.
I can heartily recommend his ‘tool tuning’ courses. If for no other reason than how to ‘tune up’ your no 5 1/2 Plane into a ‘Super Smoother’.


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#5 posted 03-05-2012 06:54 AM

johnny a 5.5 is a jack plane isnt it its too long to ber a smoother IMHO

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