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Well here is my workshop. It’s pretty small… being the front portion of a one car garage. This is one of the reasons I primarily do small work like boxes and little turnings. Several years ago I decided to make and effort to make a decent workshop out of this small area. This is the result. Most of the tools are mobile. No fancy workbench.. just an old lumber yard workbench that I reworked and made mobile and outfitted it with back and side panels of 1/4 hardboard and the top is removable hardboard as it wears out. Storage underneath for the air compressor, nail guns and other tool storage. I do have a little bit of area about 2 foot deep down the side where I converted an old dresser into a worktop and storage. Inside the drawers are storage of fasteners and some home remodeling supplies and this is also where I keep my supply of 1/4 thin stock for box lids etc. The top is where the miter saw and the little disc/belt sander. Anyway it’s small but it works and thanks for looking.

Corey

-- http://woodshop51503.tripod.com/index.html


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dennis mitchell

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#1 posted 03-24-2007 11:19 PM

Maybe just a bit too clean! Nice looking shop.

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Karson

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#2 posted 03-24-2007 11:40 PM

Well good start. great shop. Good selection of turning woods.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Bill

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#3 posted 03-25-2007 08:28 PM

It looks great Corey. It is well equipped and organized while fitting your needs. What more can you ask for, other than more room? We all want that ..

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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gizmodyne

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#4 posted 03-25-2007 08:33 PM

I am impressed with the cleanliness. I can’t do it.

-- -John "Do I have to keep typing a smiley? Just assume it's a joke." www.flickr.com/photos/gizmodyne

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Chip

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#5 posted 03-25-2007 09:03 PM

More room? Look at all of that empty wall space! lol. But seriuosly Corey, great working space. Well organized which is the most important thing about a shop. I should be so organized. Thanks a lot for sharing.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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Corey

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#6 posted 03-25-2007 09:24 PM

Thanks guys! One thing with a small shop you need to be organized and it needs to be clean or I just find it to difficult to work in. I allow an hour for cleaning when I am working in the shop and it seems to work!

Corey

-- http://woodshop51503.tripod.com/index.html

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oscorner

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#7 posted 04-05-2007 10:55 AM

That is a nicely organized work shop.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Scott Bryan

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#8 posted 04-06-2008 02:37 AM

Hi Corey,

You have a nice shop space. It appears to be well organized and yoiu have built some nice cabinetry. You have a nice set of tools as well.

Thanks for the post.

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

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