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Offline woodlab

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Does Anyone Remember...
« on: March 18, 2018, 12:56 PM »
About 10+ years ago (before youtube and instructables), there was a guy who had a website of how to woodworking projects. He was a big Festool guy and his demos were great, and almost always done with pretty girls. John was his name maybe? I just wondered what became of him in the youtube age.

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Offline Svar

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Re: Does Anyone Remember...
« Reply #1 on: March 18, 2018, 01:05 PM »
I believe he passed away. Those were his two daughters. Don't know if the website is still there.

Offline woodlab

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Re: Does Anyone Remember...
« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2018, 01:15 PM »
That’s sad to hear. He was one of the first to pioneer the online how-to. Yes, I remember the girls as just “pretty girls”...not inappropriately dressed or anything. I wondered if they were his girls. I hope they continued his work.

Offline neilc

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Re: Does Anyone Remember...
« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2018, 01:19 PM »
Yes John Lucas passed away around 2009

Website was

He did a ton of videos.  He was very active in talking about Festool and a nice guy. 

I bought the 156mb PDF of his site on CD when his wife was selling it via PayPal after John died.  But alas, none of the videos. 

Offline mwildt

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Re: Does Anyone Remember...
« Reply #4 on: March 18, 2018, 02:07 PM »