Woodshop Update- 11/03/12

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Blog entry by AlexHarris posted 03-12-2012 10:49 PM 4672 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

And by popular demand here is a quick tour of my new workshop just after the move! Ha!

-- Alex -

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#1 posted 03-12-2012 11:00 PM

Thanks for the tour of your new shop Alex ,it sure looks like a great improvement over your old space.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 03-12-2012 11:05 PM

Love the accent, great homemade bandsaw, great drill. A bit long winded but loved to see your new shop.

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#3 posted 03-13-2012 12:58 AM

Alex, I’m so happy for you to finally get some space to work. I would get claustrophobic just watching you in that other workspace of yours. I look forward to seeing how you setup this new space. Keep up the good work.

-- Sweeping up sawdust in Texas

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#4 posted 03-13-2012 01:19 AM

Thanks for the tour Alex. This looks a lot more comfortable than the old one but you accomplished a lot in the old space. The bandsaw remains awesome! Good luck to you and always work safe.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 03-13-2012 02:38 AM

Good for you Alex – tons more space than your old shop! It was amazing to see what you were capable of in the first space, so you should be moving mountains in the new space! Good luck and thanks for the update..

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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#6 posted 03-13-2012 04:33 AM

great shop update the new lathe.if you had more room; a roubo style work bench would a nice addition for your wood working. keep up the saw dust making.

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#7 posted 03-13-2012 12:12 PM

nice tour Alex. I see plenty of good stuff comin outta there. I know exactly what you mean about projects getting “set-back” so to speak. Out of my 1000 projects I’ve got in my head, I only have 999 to go….. LOL

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#8 posted 03-13-2012 03:26 PM

Great new workshop and an awesome lathe. You have room for a bigger table saw. Looks like your set for making most any type of project. Look forward to seeing more videos.

-- Julian

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#9 posted 03-13-2012 03:51 PM

It’s always exciting when we get the chance to increase our work space. Especially when we go from a cramped work area to what feels like a warehouse. It will be great to see how the new space develops. Enjoy!

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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#10 posted 03-13-2012 03:55 PM

with good planning and organization you can make this a great shop… best of luck

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#11 posted 05-06-2012 12:57 AM

Looking good, I would build a rolling workbench for your planner and jointer.


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