My shop is SO MESSY.....!

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Blog entry by Cozmo35 posted 11-20-2010 03:52 AM 6119 reads 0 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My shop is SO MESSY…..!


My shop is SO MESSY,.....

1. The saw dust keeps my tools warm.
2. The cob webs are ornaments

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#1 posted 11-20-2010 03:57 AM

Man do I feel your pain! I’m going through that right now. I just had to laugh when I read your post. It felt good to laugh, thank you.

Doug, Ohio

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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#2 posted 11-20-2010 04:01 AM

I hear you there. My Shop is so dirty and messy and clutered that I can’t hardly do shit in it. All that Sawdust laying on the floors it looks like Aunt Hills.

No room to move around and clean it up right now it sucks lol, I guess one thing it keeps the moister outta the air and in the dust lol

-- Jimmy "Handi" Warner,,, Twitter: @Handisworkshop, @HandisCreations

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#3 posted 11-20-2010 04:22 AM

My shop is so messy….. I have a half hour cleanup to get to the shop vac. ..... I’ve learned that the right amount of sawdust actually equals an anti fatigue mat. ..... My last polyurethane job looks more like a chia pet.

Is that what you were looking for, Cosmo?

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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#4 posted 11-20-2010 05:07 AM

My shop is so messy I accidentally vacuumed up the shop cat thinking it was a pile of sawdust!

-- A woman's work is never done-but power tools help!

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#5 posted 11-20-2010 05:53 AM

My shop is so messy that my wife just called out to me (from a safe distance) about this and is typing my reply.

-- There are many tempting parking places on the road to success

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#6 posted 11-20-2010 06:14 AM

My shop it so messy i think i may just move and buy new tools. Oh if that were possible. 8)~

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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#7 posted 11-20-2010 06:19 AM

I have to step over stuff to get to… ‘stuff’...

-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I

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#8 posted 11-20-2010 07:42 AM

Shop?? Hey, where d’it go….it was just here a minute ago.

-- Pops ~ In So Cal...

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Steve Good

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#9 posted 11-20-2010 08:35 AM

My shop is so messy that my wife finally stop griping about wanting to park the car in there. Life is good.

-- Steve Good,

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#10 posted 11-20-2010 10:30 AM

My shop is so messy… wait! I don’t have a shop.
My garden is so messy…...but it’s nothing that the leaf blower won’t sort out.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: "If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it."

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Craftsman on the lake

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#11 posted 11-20-2010 12:54 PM

my shop so messy the termites are overwhelmed.

Actually it’s clean.. yippeee!

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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#12 posted 11-20-2010 01:05 PM

Glad I’m not the only one. Seems when I’m done with a project its looks like a tornado hit. I tried cleaning as I go but never seems to work. LOL I’m plumbing a central dust collection in now too try and help. But havent figured out how to keep the tools from piling up LOL Seems the only time its really clean is when were having a party being I know people always want to peak in.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#13 posted 11-20-2010 04:17 PM

No my shop is very clean ( when I don’t work inside ) !!!!!

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#14 posted 11-20-2010 04:48 PM

There’s not as much headroom as there used to be. The ceiling is in the same place, the floor (or at least what I’m treading on) is closer.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#15 posted 11-20-2010 05:21 PM

Messy shop means you are busy :)

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