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Wind Gap, PA 18091
United States

small shaper with slide table

20 year old table saw with a new slide table

This shop is 30×40 feet in size, I have been replacing the structure from the inside out for 3 years. It started out as a 2 car garage approx. 55 years old. I have been working in it for the past 12 years. My first shop was another 2 car garage where I worked for 20 years.

-- Brian, Wind Gap, Pa.

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#1 posted 01-25-2011 02:29 AM

very nice set up, is that a doll house or a church model? It’s very nice I’m interested to see the finished project. It’s in the last two pics. I also see something that looks like a scroll saw but the table is tilted forward it’s in the fourth pic on the same side as the computer.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#2 posted 01-25-2011 03:45 AM

The model is a church – St. Patrick in NY. I had it in storage for 25 years now i am using it for reference to build it with newer technology, in a larger scale and with interior detail.

The machine you were looking at is a sander.

-- Brian, Wind Gap, Pa.

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#3 posted 01-25-2011 05:26 AM

A 30×40 2 car garage? Mine is 18×20 and they call it a 2 car garage! NICE space you have there for sure!

How’s the headroom in there? It looks a little snug.

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#4 posted 01-25-2011 05:29 AM

Nice looking shop with some very cool tools.

Welcome to LJs Brian

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 01-25-2011 02:08 PM

Brian, this is a pretty nice looking shop that you have put together. I probably would get lost in there if I had this much room. :) It does look like you have a lot going on in there. And you have put together a pretty nice tool collection as well.

Thanks for the tour. It was fun to visit your shop.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#6 posted 01-25-2011 02:36 PM

You have a wonderful shop and some very nice equipment. I’d love to wonder around in it and see what you are up to because it looks like lots of interesting things are going on.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#7 posted 01-25-2011 04:25 PM

Very interesting shop, with all those massive support posts and beams, do you have a second story on
this or do you just like to have a large safety margin? Welcome to Lumberjocks and hope you enjoy your
stay and have lots of fun playing in the shop.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#8 posted 01-25-2011 05:02 PM

Nice shop.
What is above?
Was it on the top of the cabinets?
I love the cathedral.
I was born and raised in France and we have many many of them.
They are so impressive and even more impressive is the fact that they ever were built with technology of the time and that they remain standing after so many years.

-- Bert

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#9 posted 01-25-2011 05:44 PM

This is a fine looking shop.I love the structure. Oak frames look great. Thank for the tour

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland -

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#10 posted 01-25-2011 06:16 PM

There is a second floor, 5 rooms that are used for storage. Our house is only 600 sq. ft. so we use the upper floor excluseively for storage. The building is very old, I had to remove 2 out of the 4 exterior block walls to do the expansion. The 6×6 colums and beams were used to replace the old walls. I have 8×8 & 6×12 on hand for future expansions. But I have been using them for this on going project.

-- Brian, Wind Gap, Pa.

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#11 posted 01-25-2011 06:25 PM

Nice shop, Looks like it’s loaded with plenty of toys :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path

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#12 posted 01-26-2011 04:11 AM

Hey Brian,
Very cool strong work shop with lots of sweet toys to play with…good job.

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#13 posted 01-27-2011 12:19 AM

Nice shop, I am drawn to the Grizzly mill. Where is the cnc?

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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#14 posted 01-27-2011 01:25 AM

-- Brian, Wind Gap, Pa.

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#15 posted 01-27-2011 02:23 AM

Nice shop Brian. I am glad you joined LJ and I am looking forward to more of your pictures. Nice job on the replacement of those support beams. It’s never as easy when you are doing it from the inside out.

-- Mel,

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