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Hi all,

thanks for the add.  As a youngster I did a lot of wood working over the years.  I lost my way and am now just getting back intowoodworking in my spare time.  Will be looking for advice as I build up me tools.  I do not have a lot of Kreg gear but like what I see and would like to start off with a Router table system and like the sound of the Kreg unit.  Any advice in this area would be great what ever I get will need a riser and a good quality 1/2” router.  I am currently doing a couple of restoration jobs including a two door vegetable storage cupboard and a double bed.  Looking forward to being an active member of the group.

Hi Everyone my name is Kirk I'm from Johannesburg South Africa. I work in the procurement dept of an Aviation firm. I have very little experience working with wood which is why I joined the Kreg Owners club. I recently purchased the K4 system.

Hi my name is mark I am from Swindon and am just starting journey in hobby wood working.

My name is Ed, living in Northern NY. I am retired and we are in the process of restoring a 1947 Craftsman home. I love to build and love communities like this to expand my knowledge and skills. I recently purchased the Kreg Pocket Hole system and love using it for many things.

Hi,my name is David and I live in Colchester,Ct.I am a Ct Home Improvement contractor and I am interested in expanding my skill set to  furniture building and wood working.Thats my reason for joining the kreg owners community and I believe I can get great ideas,project plans and knowledge from  joining.I am new to owning Kreg products and I enjoy  Kreg products,because I can produce quality work,with quality tools.

Hello, my name is Lee and I live in Casper, Wy.  I have been doing woodworking all my life, I also work with metal, plastic, and anything else that works for a project.  Amateur Radio buff - Call Sign AE7SF and also Astronomy when I get a chance with my 9 1/4" telescope.

Hi there!

My name is Ed, and I am from Sydney, Australia. Entered the woodworking world 2 years ago, and since then - flying ahead on a full steam! Kreg jig was one of the first tools I bought, and now I own quite a few of these blue devices, including the project centre, K5 and HD jigs, Rip-cut, square cut, plug cutter and quite a few clamps. 

First project was a king size bed insert, made mainly with 2x4s and Kreg HD screws... Turned out to be strong enough to carry over 200 lb/sq ft :). Then - chairs, TV stand... As I said, full steam ahead.

Looking forward for more!

Thanks for the add to the group. New hobby for me but the K4 jig system got me really excited about working with wood again. Looking for project ideas and ways/tools to hone my skills.

Dave-Mesa, AZ

Hi have already replied, to New members ,

Hi I am Vickie or VTMOM Just got approved today and planning on my first project tomorrow. Love to repurpose, build and create. I am so excited to be a member of this community and creating great things together.

Hi< I'm Jerry I live in Greenville, SC. We are downsizing and I'm thinking Kreg Tools will come in handy in a smaller space and for making stuff for our new Townhouse.

Hello! My name is Sean and I live in Boston Massachusetts. I am a union carpenter here and love building things. Happy to be a member of this community; looking forward to getting tips and ideas from fellow members.

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