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Turned the “garage” of my newly acquired home into a Shop. No cars have spent time in this place since I got a hold of it. It is mostly a center for house and bike maintenance, weight lifting and of course woodworking! A man cave through and through. Always a work in progress, since I got the place in sept 09.

Looking in from the garage door, storage is across the back in a series of shelves. Weight bench and yard stuff (excluded from pictures) is on the left wall. Workbench with pegboard and a bit storage on the right. A movable work table in the center with drop down power and air so I don’t trip over cords. Most of the stuff in the center area is sturdy but mobile for flexibility. most of my “bench” tools (vise, bench grinder, miter saw etc.) are on plywood planks so they can be moved and clamped where they are needed.

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.


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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1611 days ago

Way to go keep those cars out of there.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 1611 days ago

I tried for a long time to keep both a garage and a shop but eventually just gave up and let my truck sit outside so I can well understand where you are coming from. How about posting some pictures of your shop when you get the chance?

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

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Chase

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#3 posted 1611 days ago

thanks, a lot of people comment on this site, I didn’t realize how active it is. I have off tomorrow so I am going to do a little cleanup and make myself a picture frame jig. Should have it and the shop pictures up tomorrow afternoon.

-Chase

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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Splinterman

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#4 posted 1611 days ago

Hey Hansel,
Pics would be nice when time permits.

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unisaw2

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#5 posted 1582 days ago

Very Nice, I like the hanging electric and air hoses. Good job.

-- JJ

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#6 posted 1175 days ago

Nice looking shop.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Scott Bryan

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#7 posted 1175 days ago

Chase, you have put together a nice looking shop. It looks like you have your hand tools well organized. Pegboard is a good material to help with organizing and storing them. Like you I use it to store my hand tools and keep them ready for use.

Thanks for the pictures. I enjoyed taking a tour of your shop.

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

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sawblade1

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#8 posted 1175 days ago

Great shop :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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