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Hello from the SE

Postby borntoyawn » 06 Apr 2021, 09:38

Hello everyone,

I thought it's about time I said hello, I've been lurking here (and there) for a few years.

I moved home a few years ago, and I've finally found time to start building a small workshop in my long, narrow garden. All the advice on here has been very, very helpful. I can't imagine how I'd manage to do it properly without it. Once completed my tools can be rescued from a friends garage.

I'd say I'm still very much a beginner, even though I did a couple of years of part-time furniture making at Moulton College around 8-10 years ago - which if still running I can recommend, if you don't mind mixing with a room full of 3rd year students and apprentices.

Anyway.... Thank you to everyone who makes this place what it is.

Cheers,
John
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby TrimTheKing » 06 Apr 2021, 09:54

Welcome John and remember we like pictures...!

Looking forward to seeing your workshop.
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby Malc2098 » 06 Apr 2021, 09:59

Welcome from Deepest Mid-Devon!
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby DaveL » 06 Apr 2021, 10:41

Hi John,

Welcome to the forum, I am pleased someone has said we like pictures.
Last edited by DaveL on 06 Apr 2021, 10:46, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby Cabinetman » 06 Apr 2021, 10:44

Hi John, welcome and thanks for emerging from the shadows. Ian
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby Andyp » 06 Apr 2021, 11:02

Welcome abroad John from NW France.

SE London (Bromley) was my old stomping ground before we came here.
cheers

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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby 9fingers » 06 Apr 2021, 16:09

Welcome John!

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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby AJB Temple » 06 Apr 2021, 23:02

welcome from me too. Not so far from you I suspect. Adrian
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Re: Hello from the SE

Postby Lons » 07 Apr 2021, 12:42

Hi John
Welcome from the frozen North.

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