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Corey

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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 2678 days ago

Maybe just a bit too clean! Nice looking shop.

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Karson

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#2 posted 2678 days ago

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 2678 days ago

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 2678 days ago

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 2678 days ago

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

68 posts in 2679 days


#6 posted 2678 days ago

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 2667 days ago

That is a nicely organized work shop.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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Scott Bryan

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#8 posted 2300 days ago

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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