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Monty Queen

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This is my work shop, I had it about a year now and I am still updating and getting new ideas to make it better.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.


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patron

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#1 posted 07-01-2009 11:30 AM

you have some nice tools ,
and a good sized shop .
lets make something ,
and get to know each other !
welcome to LJ’S .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 07-01-2009 12:01 PM

You have a nice shop space. You have organized it well and you have some nice tools to play with. I like the wood floor that you have in there. That is so much easier to work on as opposed to concrete. Using pegboard for tool storage, as you have, is a good idea. Pegboard is a good way to help organize tools. It offers a large storage surface, it easy to attach to studded walls and is relatively inexpensive to use. Another nice point about your shop is that it is detached from the house. This is a nice set-up, especially when running power tools or putting a finish on a project. At times I have wished that I had a set-up like this. I get yelled at a lot for “tracking sawdust in the house” since my shop is located adjacent to our finished basement. :)

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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Don K.

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#3 posted 07-02-2009 07:31 AM

Nice shop and very nice use of space. You have some very nice tools also….where did you get the old craftsman Bandsaw ? My first one was the same kind…great old bandsaw…still works. I put it in storage to give to my son when he gets out of the military.

-- Don S.E. OK

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 07-02-2009 07:50 AM

Cool shop well organized with good tools

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Beginningwoodworker

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#5 posted 07-02-2009 12:01 PM

Nice looking workshop, and its well organized.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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flcopper169

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#6 posted 07-02-2009 02:41 PM

I have the same size shop…. It’s interesting to see how others have set up shop…. Thanks for serving the country all those years, it’s greatly appreciated ….

Rob…

-- Happy and safe woodworking, Flcopper169@aol.com

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CreekWoodworker

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#7 posted 07-04-2009 01:35 AM

Nice shop, looks like a great place to build projects.

-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction

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webwood

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#8 posted 12-07-2009 07:42 AM

sweet – you are on you’re way dude

-- -erik & christy-

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sawblade1

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#9 posted 03-31-2011 08:16 PM

Very good looking shop Love the Unisaw :)

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 03-31-2011 10:16 PM

Monty, you have a wonderful shop. It housed in it’s own building and you have a lot of nice tools and equipment. It looks great – congratulations.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Roger

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#11 posted 04-01-2011 02:48 AM

absolutely, insulation. Looking at your shop, I see metal walls, and metal roof, with studs, but no insulation at all.
I think you’d have to have some sort of air gap, or barrier, ? between the metal roof, and the insulation itself. Someone on here should have some expertise on that.

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

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RetiredCoastie

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#12 posted 04-01-2011 05:29 PM

.moved to forums discussion

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