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Website: www.singularengineering.com

I got my start woodworking in the Army at the wood shop on base, but didn't really get serious about it until I got married, and realized that I could make furniture a lot cheaper than I could buy it. Well, good furniture, I mean. When we bought our first house, I expanded into cabinet work, and my wife surprised me with a Craftsman Radial Arm saw. 25 years later, I still have it, but it doesn't get as much use anymore due to having bought other toys...oops, I mean tools.

Although I like working with fine woods, you'll notice that a lot of my projects involve OSB, recycled lumber, plywood that's been biscutted/glued to re-form larger panels, etc. My inner pack-rat doesn't want to throw anything useful away. Although, we just like the look of nicely finished OSB.

It's really great to see all the imaginative things that other folks have come up with on this site.

-- Bob www.singularengineering.com - A sideline, not how I earn a living

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Max

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#1 posted 12-26-2009 10:38 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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Splinterman

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#2 posted 12-26-2009 11:15 PM

WELCOME to LJ’s ….the best place to enhance your woodworking skills and knowledge.

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Scott Bryan

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#3 posted 12-26-2009 11:41 PM

Hello Bob,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I am sure that you will find being a member of this group to be an interesting, as well as exciting, experience. Have fun and enjoy.

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

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cabinetmaster

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#4 posted 12-27-2009 01:33 AM

Welcome to LJ’s. We are here to help you with your woodworking endeavors. Feel free to ask for advise. But Be aware…this site can be very addictive…………LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 12-27-2009 02:49 AM

Welcome to LJs a place with great people,wonderful projects,and outstanding woodworking. Enjoy.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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woodworm

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#6 posted 12-27-2009 07:27 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Innovator

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#7 posted 12-27-2009 05:39 PM

Welcome to Lumber Jocks. It is a GREAT place to get ideas for your projects and help when you get stuck. There is a ton of information to help you along the way.

Enjoy your time here
Innovator

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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SnowyRiver

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#8 posted 12-27-2009 06:09 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice to have you join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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bobkberg

363 posts in 1739 days


#9 posted 12-27-2009 09:39 PM

Thanks everyone – I’ll try to start posting stuff – probably my OSB projects first. Question – one private message I got is CLEARLY a come-on – to whom do I report this?

Bob

-- Bob www.singularengineering.com - A sideline, not how I earn a living

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Karson

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#10 posted 12-29-2009 05:32 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. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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ND2ELK

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#11 posted 12-29-2009 05:58 AM

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
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Beginningwoodworker

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#12 posted 12-30-2009 02:52 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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gjd

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#13 posted 12-26-2010 06:40 AM

Imagine that! A year has gone by since you became a Lumber Jock. Congratulations on your anniversary and happy holidays! I look forward to your posts.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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