Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Hi from Central New York

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Hi from Central New York

    Hi everyone, I'm a retired auto worker and have been doing wood working as a hobby all my life. I recently purchased a Dewalt scroll saw and have been having a lot of fun making gifts and crafts for the home. I subscribed to Scrollsaw a year ago and have tried many of the projects. I am still learning a lot about scrolling but everyday my skills are better from trying out new projects.

    I look forward to browsing this site everyday.


    Jim

  • #2
    Welcome to the family Jim. Steve
    If This HillBilly Can't Fix it Then it Ain't Broke!!!
    My Gallery
    [email protected]

    Comment


    • #3
      Welcome to the best place for scrolling Jim
      Diane
      Dragon
      Owner of a nice 21" Excalibur
      Owner of a Dewalt 788
      PuffityDragon on AFSP

      Comment


      • #4
        Welcome, Jim. Scrolling takes lots of wood and practice. Stick with it and you'll be hooked for ever!
        Mike

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

        My Gallery

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

        Comment


        • #5
          welcome again to you jim
          kevin/pitbull.

          Comment


          • #6
            HI Jim. welcome. glad you are here. hope to get to know you better. Evie

            Comment


            • #7
              Howdy Jim, welcome to the forum. You'll find a few other New Yorkers on the boards here, I'm from Plattsburgh originally with alot of family on and around St. Regis.

              Look forward to seeing some of your work.
              Last edited by Rivari; 01-13-2007, 06:18 PM.
              Todd

              Hawk G4, Dremel 1800

              Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati

              Comment


              • #8
                Hi Jim welcome to a great scrolling forum.

                Bob
                Delta P-20 & Q-3

                I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me!

                Comment


                • #9
                  Hey Jim and welcome. It is really nice to talk with folks who share the same interests. There is really a great group of folks that contribute to this site. We all learn and grow together. Please make sure to share your work. We always enjoy seeing the work of our friends.
                  Scott
                  Creator of fine designer sawdust.

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Welcome aboard Jim, glad you decided to join! Lots of information and ideas are shared here, along with a laugh or two.
                    Bill

                    DeWalt 788



                    aut viam inveniam aut faciam

                    God gives us only what we can handle.. Apparently God thinks I am one tough cookie.....

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      Welcome to the group Jim
                      ...enjoy !
                      ...~Robert~
                      DW788 and Hawk 226

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

                      Comment


                      • #12
                        Welcome Jim,

                        This is the most active forum around. It abounds with lots of knowledge and pure talent.
                        Where in central NY are you?
                        Rolf
                        RBI G4 26 Hawk, EX 16 with Pegas clamps, Nova 1624 DVR XP
                        Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
                        Proud Member of the Long Island Woodworkers Club
                        And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association

                        Comment


                        • #13
                          Welcome to the board, Jim.
                          Ian

                          Scrolling with a Dewalt 788

                          Comment

                          Unconfigured Ad Widget

                          Collapse

                          Latest Topics

                          Collapse

                          • John Smith
                            Reply to Hello from Central Florida
                            by John Smith
                            Thanks guys, I have a lot of HDU left over from my sign business in various thicknesses.
                            HDU doesn't "fuse" or repair itself under heat or friction. Only acrylics and some PVC materials do that. Depending on what part of the world you are in, you would have to google HDU Distributors...
                            Today, 10:01 AM
                          • Jim McDonald
                            Reply to Phone call from son.
                            by Jim McDonald
                            My kids always call me since I am the one who probably did the stuff they are calling about.

                            I know it's scary to get that call, but I'm glad to hear the charge exited where it did before it went any further.

                            Probably hurts like hell and he has a copper taste in his mouth...
                            Today, 09:52 AM
                          • Sandy Oaks
                            Reply to Hello from Central Florida
                            by Sandy Oaks
                            Welcome to the forum from TN. As a Pegas Distributor, Pegas has the Super Skip blades which works perfectly with acrylics at a reduced speed.
                            Today, 09:40 AM
                          • Rolf
                            Reply to Hello from Central Florida
                            by Rolf
                            Welcome to the group. I look forward to seeing more of your work. You will probably need to slow down you scroll saw when cutting the urethane on the scroll saw. If the blade gets to hot it will fuse back together.
                            I have used the house trim board material which I think is PVC. Where do you purchase...
                            Today, 09:22 AM
                          • John Smith
                            Reply to Hello from Central Florida
                            by John Smith
                            thanks for the kind words - I'm not really a scroller "enthusiast", per se. I like to make dimensional signs and have always used the band saw, routers, or Roto-Zip to cut the elements out then do some handcarving to perk them up a bit. I'll put some of my projects in my folder later on....
                            Today, 08:15 AM
                          Working...
                          X