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Tool thoughts #12: Lights, camera Sawdust!

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Blog entry by NedB posted 11-01-2008 01:04 AM 730 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I haven’t been out in the shop much the past couple of weeks, short of turning a couple of pens and starting a spoon last weekend.

I decided to rearrange a few things today, starting with my temporary wiring panel. I’m still saving up for real wiring in the shop, among other things.

I Swapped locations on the bandsaw and storage cabinet.

I hung a 4’ shop fixture, which made a world of difference. I also ran an extension cord up and over to power my tablesaw and chopsaw, without a trip hazard.

I’ve got a lot of sorting to do tomorrow. I’ll be picking up some insulation tomorrow, as well as some dimensional lumber… I’ve decided that I’m going to build a FWW inspired newfangled bench. Mine will be 5’ long when I get it all finished.

-- Ned - 2B1ASK1 http://nedswoodshop.blogspot.com



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Todd A. Clippinger

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#1 posted 11-01-2008 03:01 AM

Always fun to see a shop come together.

Looking forward to the bench, it sounds like you have a sweet design in mind.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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#2 posted 11-01-2008 03:27 AM

Todd, I saw this project by Jeff : http://lumberjocks.com/projects/2653 and Osconer’s pointer to the video on FWW : http://www.taunton.com/finewoodworking/Workshop/WorkshopArticle.aspx?id=28530. I also picked up the fww book with the plan in it.

-- Ned - 2B1ASK1 http://nedswoodshop.blogspot.com

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#3 posted 11-01-2008 05:55 PM

Nice tools, Ned.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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