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Blog entry by EternalDesign posted 04-30-2008 03:47 AM 866 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some new pictures with so progress from last time. I have painted all the walls white. I have turned an old hallway into a tool room, that will be home to all my hand tools and clamps. Basiclly anything you steal will be in the room. I have also installed most of the duct work.

Some things that i still need to do are, build a wall to separate my space from the other company in the warehouse. Build out a office and possible paint the floor. The other major and obviously most important thing is electric. I really have absolutely nothing right now. I had a electrician come by last week and I am still waiting on the quote. All i know is that it is going to be very expensive, not sure how i am going to come up with the money yet.

Anyhow here are some pictures. Oh and the clamp rack is made from scrap plywood based off one in fine woodworking, now i just need more clamps haha.
Thanks Brian



-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design http://www.eternal-furniture.com



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GaryK

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#1 posted 04-30-2008 05:23 AM

Looking good.

I can see from your Bessey clamps that you haven’t found a good clean way to take those labels off the
handles either.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 04-30-2008 12:05 PM

Brian,

You are off to a wonderful start. I really like the clamp rack. There are two things we all need more of in our shops: space and clamps. :)

Thanks for sharing.

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

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trifern

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#3 posted 04-30-2008 02:05 PM

Great organization of your clamps. I wish my stuff was a fraction of being this organized.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Kevin

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#4 posted 04-30-2008 05:00 PM

Brian,

I’ve been looking into a Grizzly planer. Trying to decide if the carbide blades are worth the extra $800 or not. Please let us know what you think of them.

I love the looks of the bandsaw too.

-- Kevin, Wichita, Kansas

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EternalDesign

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#5 posted 04-30-2008 09:39 PM

I haven’t heard back from the electrician yet. But hopefully i will be able to have the tools up and running in the next week, maybe two. I will try and do a review of some of the machines after that.
Thanks Brian

-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design http://www.eternal-furniture.com

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sIKE

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#6 posted 04-30-2008 10:04 PM

For those labels GooBeGone you can get it at WallyWorld or the Bullseye

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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bfd

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#7 posted 04-30-2008 10:48 PM

Hi Brian,

The shop is coming along nicely…I bet you can’t wait to move on to building some furniture. This looks like it will be a great space.

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EternalDesign

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#8 posted 05-01-2008 05:30 AM

Yeah I cant wait, its driving me crazy. I haven’t worked on a real piece of furniture l in 4 months.

-- Brian, Eternal Furniture & Design http://www.eternal-furniture.com

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