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Deltaman

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San Jose, CA 95129
United States

This is my mobile shop that I use for onsite builds and installs. With this set up I can install most anything. I can also build book cases, mantels, built-ins, closet packages, stair packages…... The list goes on and on. It also keeps me organized and efficient. I have been using it for about a year now and my only complaint is I did not do it sooner.

This was not my original idea. I was inspired by Ron Paulks design (Google him)on his truck. I did build this in sketch-up first and then fabricated. It took about 62 hours to build it, and about 600.00 in AC plywood. I built it in a 8’Wx7’Tx16’L cargo trailer. I bought it used on craigslist for 3500.00.

This is completely mobile and does not take the place of my shop, but it does allow me to do quite a bit more in the field.

-- He who laughs last..... makes alot of noise!


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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 11-30-2013 07:03 PM

That us a very nice mobile shop. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 11-30-2013 07:44 PM

Fantastic mobile shop ,a very good set up.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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whitebeast88

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#3 posted 12-01-2013 04:22 AM

very nice,excellent shop and well thought out.thanks for sharing!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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mbs

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#4 posted 12-02-2013 04:09 AM

You’re an expert in organization and space utilization!

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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Steve Kreins

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#5 posted 12-08-2013 02:47 PM

I’m setting up my first shop in a tight area. Thanks for the pics, helps me plan mine.

-- I thank God for everything, especially all of you!

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GaryL

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#6 posted 12-08-2013 02:52 PM

Great utilization of Ron’s ideas. I like your extension, the dovetail attachment is a nice touch.
I used Ron’s drawer construction idea also for my work trailer. I put in 32 drawers to eliminate misc. tool boxes. So far has worked out well.
Thanks for showing us your “home away from home”.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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KMT

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#7 posted 01-03-2014 05:36 AM

That is a nice set up. Very efficient use of all the space.

-- - Martin

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Bobby

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#8 posted 01-16-2014 03:52 AM

That is so cool!!!

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gbear

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#9 posted 01-23-2014 07:26 PM

Very slick!

-- gbear, Carmichael, CA

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 01-23-2014 07:29 PM

You have a real nice shop. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Gengaskokaren

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#11 posted 01-24-2014 03:37 PM

Nice setup.
Question: What is the weight of the trailer complete with your interior and all tools you haul?

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Jerry

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#12 posted 01-27-2014 06:49 PM

Wow, I’m absolutely gobsmacked.

-- I have always wished that my computer would be as easy to use as my telephone. My wish has come true. I no longer know how to use my telephone.

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Greg D

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#13 posted 02-01-2014 05:34 PM

Nice site shop! Enjoy!

-- Greg D, Cen. CA, "Keep it on the Level, Do it Right the First Time!"

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