LumberJocks

CalgaryGeoff's Workshop

  • Advertise with us
Workshop by CalgaryGeoff posted 08-11-2011 08:03 PM 2185 reads 1 time favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

View all workshops »

View CalgaryGeoff's profile

CalgaryGeoff

937 posts in 1225 days


click the marker to see the address

My shop has been setup now for about four years and I still need to install permanent dust collector piping, it’s on my to do list. All the tools I have work very well for my needs as does wood storage. I have more than enough light, power and heat but short on clamps. ;-) Changed my wood storage setup from horizontal to vertical this year.

Thanks for looking.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.


21 comments so far

View degoose's profile

degoose

7051 posts in 2098 days


#1 posted 08-11-2011 10:45 PM

What a great looking workshop…Looking forward to seeing some fantastic projects coming out…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

View SPHinTampa's profile

SPHinTampa

548 posts in 2429 days


#2 posted 08-11-2011 10:55 PM

Nice shop.

I am originally from Calgary … too cold for me now.

-- Shawn, I ask in order to learn

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27251 posts in 2565 days


#3 posted 08-12-2011 12:29 AM

Geoff, this is a shop that any of us would enjoy. You have it well organized and you have plenty of room in there to wander around between the different tool stations. You also have put together a good looking collection of tools.

Thanks for the tour. I had fun taking a look at your shop.

Let me also welcome you to LJs. It is good to have you on board as a member of the group.

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

View Beginningwoodworker's profile

Beginningwoodworker

13347 posts in 2416 days


#4 posted 08-12-2011 03:11 AM

Geoff, you have a nice shop and a great collection of tools. I like your wood pile as well. :)

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

View Splinterman's profile

Splinterman

23057 posts in 2105 days


#5 posted 08-12-2011 10:20 AM

Hey Geof,
Now that is one sweet workshop…great light, cool toys, and lots of lumber..well done.

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

16033 posts in 1610 days


#6 posted 08-12-2011 05:02 PM

Now, that’s what I call a serious workshop. You are to be congratulated for a job well done and you should be proud of yourself. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- 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

View Bertha's profile

Bertha

12951 posts in 1436 days


#7 posted 08-12-2011 05:03 PM

What a nice shop! Nice blend of old and new I see there. I like seeing some vintage colors peeking through the sawdust;)

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

View Toolz's profile

Toolz

1003 posts in 2486 days


#8 posted 08-12-2011 05:05 PM

Very nice looking shop with lots of cool tools. Waiting to see more projects.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

View CalgaryGeoff's profile

CalgaryGeoff

937 posts in 1225 days


#9 posted 08-12-2011 06:20 PM

Thanks to everyone for the comments. I do enjoy my time in the shop and I look forward to more. I also enjoy LJ’s as there is always something going on here. Currently working on cutting boards and will build a Spalm design shortly. One of his board patterns reminded me of the old video game Q-Bert screen.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

View toymaker's profile

toymaker

65 posts in 2540 days


#10 posted 01-08-2012 04:28 AM

Great looking shop and a true Calgaryin with the snow blower waiting at the front door for easy access.

View Ranger97ab's profile

Ranger97ab

37 posts in 1058 days


#11 posted 02-09-2012 07:11 AM

Wicked shop Geoff, did you clean up for the photo shoot. nice pile of lumber also, good to see another Albertan on here. I just joined a few days ago, I live just a few min north of Red Deer. Well take care

Randy

-- I Live for Sawdust Flying ! Randy- Lacombe, Alberta

View DIYaholic's profile

DIYaholic

14485 posts in 1418 days


#12 posted 02-09-2012 01:01 PM

Hey, I was told upon joining LJs that a “Shop Dog” was the standard? What’s with the cat scratching post/tree?

Actually, an impressive tool/machine collection of the sawdust making variety!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1414 posts in 1249 days


#13 posted 02-09-2012 01:26 PM

Well stocked with tools and lumber!

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

View CalgaryGeoff's profile

CalgaryGeoff

937 posts in 1225 days


#14 posted 02-10-2012 01:41 AM

Lol. Ok, I have a shop cat but occasionally I have a dog in there too.

The process of making dust is sure easy with the tools. Like most of us here I’m always wanting to upgrade but for now they are great.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

View DamnYankee's profile

DamnYankee

3240 posts in 1305 days


#15 posted 02-10-2012 02:13 AM

Nice shop space…you’re suppose to make stuff with all that lumber, not hoard it!

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

showing 1 through 15 of 21 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase