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  • hello from the UK

    hi all
    i'm steve and i will be starting scrollsawing early in the new year when my log cabin has been delivered and errected for me.
    I am a complete novice at this type of work, having tried some last year but failed miserably, not managing to control the wood at all, so looking for some help.
    i will be off now, to look around other sections of this forum.
    thank you
    steve
    http://www.cabincraft.co.uk

  • #2
    Hi Steve
    I am also new here and new to scrolling. Great people here and extremely helpful. They have a lot of knowledge to offer. Best place to land.
    Dragon
    Owner of a nice 21" Excalibur
    Owner of a Dewalt 788
    PuffityDragon on AFSP

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    • #3
      Hi Steve,

      Welcome aboard. If it's help you're looking for, this is the place to find it. We've all been there and done that, because we've all been novices at one time.
      Mike

      Making sawdust with a Dremel 1680.
      www.picturetrail.com/naturephotos

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      • #4
        Welcome Steve , I've only been here a few months and these folks changed my scrolling life !
        ...enjoy !
        ...~Robert~
        DW788 and Hawk 226

        " Please let me grow to be the man my dog thinks I am "

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        • #5
          Hey Steve!

          Wher ein the UK are you? I'm in West London. Nice to have another Brit on board!

          Chris
          "If you march your Winter Journeys you will have your reward, so long as all you want is a penguin's egg."

          Saws: AWSF18, Meccano Mk II

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          • #6
            Hey the British contingent is steadily growing - Hi Steve and welcome.
            Ian

            Scrolling with a Dewalt 788

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            • #7
              Originally posted by Ian
              the British contingent is steadily growing
              Keep your eyes peeled for Aussies, although you'll probably hear them before you see them...


              Welcome Steve .

              Gill
              There is no opinion, however absurd, which men will not readily embrace as soon as they can be brought to the conviction that it is readily adopted.
              (Schopenhauer, Die Kunst Recht zu Behalten)

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              • #8
                Welcome Steve. Scrolling is not that difficult if you learn the basics. Like blade tensioning, cornering, v-cuts, etc. You'll get the hang of it, I'm sure.
                Mike

                Craftsman 16" VS, Puros Indios and Sam Adams!
                Scrollin' since Jun/2006

                My Gallery

                http://scrollcrafters.com (reciprocal links welcomed)

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Gill
                  Keep your eyes peeled for Aussies, although you'll probably hear them before you see them...


                  Welcome Steve .

                  Gill
                  Hey, I've never noticed Aussies on here - either Gill's banning them after the latest cricket fiasco - or else they're the shy quiet type of Aussie ...
                  Ian

                  Scrolling with a Dewalt 788

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                  • #10
                    and a warm welcome from me as well steve,
                    hey ian is there anysuch thing as a shy, quiet type of aussie.
                    only kidding any aussies out there, i think your'e very nice people.

                    kevin
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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by pitbull
                      hey ian is there anysuch thing as a shy, quiet type of aussie.
                      kevin
                      You noticed the irony then ... Seriously, I've met lots of Aussies and they are generally sociable friendly people - except when you get them onto the subject of sport ..lol
                      Ian

                      Scrolling with a Dewalt 788

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                      • #12
                        hi guys
                        sorry for not replying sooner, had log in difficulties (sorted now). Many thanks for the very warm welcome, nice to see. I live in Notts, (gun crime capital) LOL, not really.
                        so looking forward to getting my log cabin and getting started, i already feel at home here.
                        see you around the forum.
                        many thanks
                        steve
                        http://www.cabincraft.co.uk

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                        • #13
                          Welcome Steve, But a log cabin in England. That does not fit into my idea of English homes. Maybe a Manor house, or something like that.
                          Chuck D


                          When a work lifts your spirits and inspires bold and noble thoughts in you, do not look for any other standard to judge by: the work is good, the product of a master craftsman.
                          Jean De La Bruyere...

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                          Hegner 18, Delta p-20, Griz 14 inch Band saw

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