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Old 03-05-2017, 04:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Good day,

New to the site and really new to turning. Just got myself a little lathe from harbor freight and I'm about to start my first pen. I've tinkered with making them off and on with my father but I've finally set up a little shop of my own so I'm excited to dive in and learn.

From the looks of it I'll have plenty of resources on this website. I'm looking forward to learning what I can from this site!

My first question if you don't mind...

I know of Penn State Industries website but I was curious what other websites are good places to go for tools and/or supplies? Thanks in advance!!
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Hi Chris and Welcome to IAP !!!!!
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Old 03-05-2017, 07:31 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Welcome from South Carolina.

Check out the list of vendors that donated to the BASH, (on the homepage).
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Welcome Chris, from Sydney Australia.
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Welcome from beautiful Akron, Ohio.

There are a ton of vendors that support the IAP, look at the Bash Vendor list and check out and bookmark websites.

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Where about in NW Indiana are you? I'm in Lafayette. Welcome!


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Welcome from Virginia!
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Yeah! another Hoosier!
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