LumberJocks

JBfromMN's Workshop

  • Advertise with us
Workshop by JBfromMN posted 1410 days ago 1328 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

View all workshops »

View JBfromMN's profile

JBfromMN

107 posts in 1410 days


click the pictures to enlarge them

JBfromMN's Workshop JBfromMN's Workshop JBfromMN's Workshop

click the marker to see the address

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.


5 comments so far

View Roger's profile

Roger

14376 posts in 1437 days


#1 posted 1410 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

View JBfromMN's profile

JBfromMN

107 posts in 1410 days


#2 posted 1410 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.

View Splinterman's profile

Splinterman

23058 posts in 1995 days


#3 posted 1409 days ago

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

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112016 posts in 2210 days


#4 posted 1409 days ago

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

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View sillac's profile

sillac

644 posts in 1397 days


#5 posted 1375 days ago

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

-- Steve in Oregon,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase