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Ya, it is messy. But that is my shop. Sorta looks like half a garage doesn’t it? Heated, but not cooled. When the weather gets warm, I let my tools alone. All Summer the mess piles up in the shop, then I spend half the Fall and Winter picking up, cleaning up and putting things away. Actually, it looks a little better today, late January, the more I do out there the better it gets.

-- Dan V. in Indy


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clieb91

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#1 posted 936 days ago

Dan, The shop looks messy, but just means that it is loved and used. Looks liek a good space and a nicel collection of tools. Thanks for sharing.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Skylark53

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#2 posted 936 days ago

Great shop. Much like mine. No wasted space, hardworking and well used-perfect.
Welcome to LJs!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 936 days ago

Your shop looks nice to me, Dan. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck

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DIYaholic

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#4 posted 936 days ago

A clean/orderly shop is a sign of an insane mind!
You might be crazy, but you are not insane!
Is that an old school DeWalt Powershop RAS that I see??? I have one, of a slightly newer vintage, that I need to rehab.
BTW: Welcome to LJs and thanks for the tour.

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

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Danpaddles

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#5 posted 936 days ago

Sharp eye, DIY, yes, I think that saw is about as old, or older, than I am (54). It …. sorta runs. I have the motor running, finally, it needed a capacitor and all wiring from there back. The table is my work, kind of following the big book I bought (for more than I gave for the saw.)

I was working on that this afternoon, matter of fact, I could not get the table horizon to agree with the saw. It was off a ton. So I took the table back off, hey, I had a broken weld!

Tonight I will be varnishing, tomorrow I will go look for someone who knows how to weld. And I might go look at another ‘boat anchor’, there is one for sale about a 45 min. drive from here. I think I can turn a modest profit.

-- Dan V. in Indy

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Beginningwoodworker

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#6 posted 930 days ago

Nice looking workshop

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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