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  1. New Member Introductions
    I have worked with wood for 48 years starting in Cub Scouts building pinewood derby cars and wood carving. I am a journeyman industrial carpenter even though I no longer work in the trade. I mainly work with my lathe, and I would like to learn how to use the router on some of my projects.
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    Hello I was hoping some of your experienced members could help a new guy out. I have been thinking about getting a router for some time. While recently cleaning up my late father's shed I found an old Makita 3600 router, and I have a few questions. This machine has been sitting since the mid...
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    Thanks for the membership invitation. I not live in Orlando, FL. Moved here in 2000 from Hanover, MA via Colchester, Ct via Aliquippa, PA via Driver, VA. I retired from Siemens Energy and Stone & Webster after a career in Quality Assurance. My main hobby is Antique Engines (one and two...
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    Hi, Just joined. Will be look with interest at posts. Hopefully I can learn some new stuff and maybe help some others too.
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    I am retired at 65 with a bad back. I have had 4 back operations so no more "work" for me. I do have a slight problem in that there is not enough month at the end of the money! So, I will have to find a way to earn some extra money somehow. I like woodworking and would like to be able to use...
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    Hello all -- My name is Ben. As you see from my screen name, I'm located in Cypress Texas (slightly West of Houston). I'm a retired mechanical engineer. I have a garage workshop containing a number of the more common power woodworking tools. I'm still a woodworking novice working on smaller...
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    Wanted to thank mark for a great site I hope to learn alot. Spent most of my working life cutting metal seems wood is alot softer lol. Really love working with wood and talking to other people that love it too. Ed Florence Zephyrhills Fl
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    Hi everyone. Just to introduce myself, I'm a retired electronics engineer, and started guitar making in my 6 sq. meters room in an apartment building. I have learned woodworking from a master when I was about 28 yrs old, and I love it. Yet there is a lot I need to learn. So I'll be posting my...
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    Hi, I've recently retired and enjoy working with wood. Currently fitting out a bedroom. I was looking for Router Tables when I came across your site. I have joined to discover what you guys are able to create, what tools you use which I hope will encourage me to have a go and keep me out of...
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