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Workshop by Indiana_Parrothead posted 10-24-2009 04:14 AM 1308 reads 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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These are some pictures of my shop. It is a typical two car garage, but there is no room for a car in here. I have an asssortment of tool.

Craftsman table saw with a Biesemeyer fence. Also upgrade to turned pulleys and a link belt. Right now I have a CMT blade on it because the Forrest II is being resharpened.

Grizzley 14” Bandsaw G0555 with riser block

Grizzley 18” Drum Sander G0458

Jet 1 HP 650CFM dust collector with a 1 micron canister.

Jet variable speed mini lathe with bed extersion

Tormek slow speed grinder

Triton 2 1/4 HP router in the router table

Rigid spindle sander

Craftsman variable speed grinder

Steelcity morticer

Lots of power hand tools, Dewalt drill, sander, impact driver, saw, framing nailer, 15Ga nailer, 18 ga nailer, 23 ga pinner, dremel, etc..

Also many hand tools, Two cherry chisels, LN planes, Stanley planes, scrapers,, etc..

For lighting I have two rows of 2 8’ high output cold start floursent lights that run for 16 feet.

There is a small natural gas heater, I wish I had an air conditioner maybe next year.

Thanks for looking.

Delta 12 1/2” portable planner

Delta miter saw

-- We are the people our parents warned us about.


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a1Jim

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#1 posted 10-24-2009 04:21 AM

a nice shop with some great tools

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john

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#2 posted 10-24-2009 04:23 AM

I agree with Jim Nice shop !!

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#3 posted 10-24-2009 04:56 AM

I can well understand why you do not have a car in there. I tried for years to maintain both a garage and a shop but just got tired of moving everything around to accommodate my truck. Now is sits outside and this gives me more room for tools! You have a nice shop in which to work. I really like the cabinetry that you have put in there. I used to be of the opinion that shop furniture needed only to be functional. But after looking at some nicely adorned shops I have come to the realization that shop furniture can have both form and function, which your cabinetry does. I also like the ceiling height that you have in there. It makes handling and storing full sized sheet goods and long boards much easier when you do not have to worry about hitting ceiling joists or light fixtures.

You have a nice set of tools to play with too. And it looks as if you have most of the tool groups covered.

Thanks for the pictures. I enjoyed visiting your shop.

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

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Splinterman

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#4 posted 10-24-2009 11:18 AM

Hey Indiana,
Your shop has some serious tools and good stock of lumber..nice job.

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