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Just getting started on LJs today but have been reading for a while. First thing to do it seems is to set up the shop page.

A little background first. I have always liked making sawdust and have built many small useful items over the years. I started to get serious in the hobby about 2 years ago. It started when my Dad told me about a co-worker of his that was selling a Ridgid Lathe. The guy wanted $100 for it and Dad said he wanted to buy it but did not have the room for it. He asked if he could put it in my garage. I have a 22 X 24 heated garage so I said sure. That way I get to use it when ever I want.

After a few weeks, he comes over and suggests we move the rest of his Ridgid tools to my garage because his Basement shop is just too small to do anything. I agreed right away and that began the process of me setting up my shop.

This is really still a work in progress because I need a lot more storage built for it. I have kicked out some descent items in there how ever and I will post better pictures as they come along.


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#1 posted 1380 days ago

Welcome to LJ’s JB. You’ll find a lot of great folks with lots n lots of talent and great ideas on here. You’ve got a good start on your shop. One thing tho….................the fridge shouldn’t be bigger than your tablesaw… haha

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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JBfromMN

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#2 posted 1380 days ago

Thanks Roger, the pics are actully a bit old and I am in the process of cleaning it up in there. I will have some better pics soon.

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#3 posted 1379 days ago

Hey JB,
Cool shop with nice toys to play with…good job.

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#4 posted 1379 days ago

welcome to ljs ,thats a good shop with some super tools

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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sillac

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#5 posted 1344 days ago

Way to score some nice tools. Great looking space to make some sawdust. Thanks for sharing, Steve in Oregon

-- Steve in Oregon,

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