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  • Hi to everyone

    I have just joined the forum and am looking forward to learning a lot from you experienced members.

    A little about me:
    First name is Joe
    I am a rookie at this. Just recently had some heart problems and am now retiring from IBM. I am looking forward to trying my hand at screoll sawing. Have seen several projects that I like very much.

    I am located in NE Ohio have purchased a Dewalt scroll saw. Took a class on one and liked the feel of it.

    I hope I don't bug you screollers with a lot of stupid questions, but I know I will have many as I progress through the learning stage.

    Joe Becker

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    Hey Joe, Welcome to the forum. Where did you take your class? Lots of knowledgeable folks around here, so don't be afraid to ask questions.
    Dan in So.Ca.

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    • #3
      Welcome A Board Joe!! You will be hard pressed to find a friendlier or more knowledgeable group on the net re: woodworking. Share your knowledge and do not hesitate to ask questions.

      You may find the stickies at the top of this forum to be very helpful. Use the Link below.

      Message Board FAQ, Suggestions and Feedback - Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts Message Board.

      Take a few minutes to read through them. They are chock full of great information.

      Be sure and share pics of your projects. We thrive on pictures.

      The only dumb question is the one that remains unasked.

      Whatever reason brought you to our forum we are pleased you found us.
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
      Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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      • #4
        Welcome to the forum, Joe! Just to let you know, there is a scrollers club that meets in Cuyahoga Falls once a month. Be glad to help you out with your scrolling.

        Paul
        www.flicker.com/photos/woodworks44224

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        • #5
          Welcome aboard Joe, from another retired IBM'er.
          JerryS

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          • #6
            Thanks for the inofr on the Cuyahoga Falls club. I have contacted one of the members and will be attnding my first meeting in a couple of weeks

            JoeB

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            • #7
              Welcome Joe, and have fun.


              Tom/oops99
              oops99



              KEEP THE PIECE
              Glue it back on, they'll never notice.

              DW788

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              • #8
                Bienvenido!, Like we say around here.

                there is a lot of helpful people here, i know it first hand, as i have got ideas, tips, and advices from them. and like they say: Happy Scrolling!

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