|Workshop by Chefshep||posted 01-22-2011 11:50 AM||1695 reads||0 times favorited||13 comments|
These are the “pre-shop” photos. We are starting from scratch, for real! Dealing with a pretty big mess. Believe it or not, this looks way better than when I started cleaning about 3 weeks ago. Re-did the Kitchen a few months back & saved all the old cabinets & countertops.
I got most of my tools from craig’slist.org…: CRAFTSMAN 4 1/2 ’ JOINTER = $40; DREMEL BELT / DISC SANDER = $40; CRAFTSMAN 10” MITER/CHOP SAW = $100; 14” BENCHTOP DRILL PRESS = $80; RYOBI 10” TABLE SAW = $65; RIDGID 13” THICKNESS PLANER = $250; SHOP EVAP. COOLER, (much needed in Arizona) = $80; CRAFTSMAN 3 GAL-2 HP AIR COMPRESSOR = $40; RYOBI 1” BISCUT JOINTER = $15; CLAMPS & DADO BLADES = $80; SANDER,HEAT GUN, MINI DRILL PRESS = $20; CHEST W/ LEVELS, HAND SAWS & MISC TOOLS = $15; DOVETAIL JIG = $45; total for the above “used” items = $870.00…
Got a few things brand new, on sale…: TASK FORCE ROUTER & TABLE = $80; STANLEY TOOLS & TOP BOX = $54; ROUTER & FOSTNER BIT SET = $45; IRWIN DRILL & DRIVER BITS = $20; SHOP VAC = $51; PORTER CABLE CORDLESS DRILL & SKIL SAW = $91 ; TASK FORCE WORK BENCH = $19; SAW BLADES = $40; total for the above “new items” = 400.00
I have also used craig’slist.org to get free stuff!!! Wood, melamine, mdf, ans an awesome solid oak pallet that got saved from a neighborhood bonfire! I am on a roll guys!:)
-- Chefshep :) "When we allow our present to quarrel with our past, we risk jeopardizing our future.” - Winston Churchill