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Location: Missoula, Montana
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I always swore I would never have an office job. Now I have one. Being a guy and needing the feeling of accomplishment, the shop has become my retreat. I can go home and say "look, I did that". It may not be great, but its something.

I found the love for woodworking in highschool shop and have slowly been trying to put together an effecient shop of my own. Its all a work in progress. I love clean, simple builds (like Arts & Crafts style) Or crazy, knotty ugly wood that most wouldn't dare use. I find clean wood (while stable) boring. Not that there is anything wrong with those that use clean wood. Just my preferance.

-- In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.

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#1 posted 06-09-2012 02:11 AM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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#2 posted 06-09-2012 04:28 AM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy!

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-09-2012 03:40 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 06-12-2012 12:51 AM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#5 posted 06-13-2012 03:13 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks where the People and Projects are Amazing! Good Luck!

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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#6 posted 06-13-2012 06:06 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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john2005

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#7 posted 06-14-2012 12:28 AM

Thanks all, really appreciate the welcoming committee. Makes a guy feel at home right off.

-- In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.

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Monte Pittman

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#8 posted 06-14-2012 07:26 AM

Not many of us in the upper great plains. Glad we have another. Welcome to LJ’s.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Roger

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#9 posted 07-13-2014 01:31 PM

Look forward to more o your projects. Work/Play safe. Keep makin dust

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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