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    Hello Everyone, Phestus Here!

    I am a 74 year old retiree and I am just getting into scrolling. I have been a woodturner for about 15 years and was looking for a change of pace. I think I have found it. I live in Colorado and since I don't ski I need something to help get me through the winter months. I look forward to reading all the posts and hopefully one of these days I'll be able to contribute to the forum.

    Many Thanks,


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    Welcome A Board Phestus!! 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


    • #3
      Welcome Phestus....
      Looking forward to seeing whatcha got...
      We love pictures around here....Don't be shy...

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      • #4
        Welcome aboard.


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          Thanks for the welcome

          It is great to be a part of this forum. I plan to do some searches on past postings and I'm sure I will find enough good info to keep me busy for quite sometime. I own a Dremel 1671, Type 3 which I bought new a number of years ago, then just put it aside and got into turning in a big way. The 1671 has less than 10 hours cutting time on it. I plan to rectify that situation in the coming months. I really don't know what the difference is between the Type 1, 2, and 3, and between the 1671 and the 1672. I look forward to seeing what others are doing and I'm sure I'll draw some inspiration from that. Thanks again for letting me become a part of this group.

          Best Regards,



          • #6
            Welcome to the site. A lot of great info and folks here. Post often and make sure to include pictures.
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