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Long time hobbyist, first time poster.

Hi All,

I've been a hobbyist for 20 years, although I can go months at at time without making any sawdust. I have a basement wood shop with tablesaw, bandsaw, router table, jointer, and an old ShopSmith that I use primarily as a drill press and occasionally with its planer attachment. Of course, I have the usually handheld power tools and hand tools as well.

I've built a lot of shop jigs, cabinet oriented furniture, bookshelves, outdoor furniture, etc.

I'd say I'm an intermediate level hobbyist.

I look forward to asking a lot of questions and sharing ideas.

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post #2 of 5 Old 08-29-2009, 03:16 PM
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Welcome to the forum. I have found that there are a lot of knowledgabe pepole on this site that are willing to share their knowledge with me. I have learned a lot in a short period of time.
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Welcome Lisle,
Sounds like you have enough stuff to get into trouble. Pick a project and let 'er rip. Months without sawdust could cause irreversable harm. Hate to see that happen...
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post #5 of 5 Old 08-31-2009, 11:55 AM
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Welcome to the forum. Looking forward to learning some of your tricks.
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