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Ranger97ab

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I have the smallest workshop I bet ! But I can do just about anything in there, and it’s so close I just go downstairs. I have a lot of tools, not so much as the big expensive ones but I get the job done. I have a wicked 14in bandsaw, she’s a little old but she works damn good. I upgraded the coolblocks for the ones with the little sealed rollers in them, with them & a 3/16 in silicone blade I can turn on sharper than a dime. I have a big brute 12 in dual bevel mitre saw, now I wish I had bought the 10in. But I bought it when I had a big garage, I just bought a brand new 12in planer haven’t even got it set up yet. I have a 8 gallon air compressor, Skil bench drill press, an old floor stationery 1in belt sander awesome for shaping, M/C bench 4×36 belt sander w/10 disc sander, M/C 10in Tablesaw w/side & front extensions, a real old 6 in jointer/planer w/home made stand I got gave to me. I had to remount the motor, I got it up & running. Then all the usal hand power tools & air nailers, I sold a bunch of tools that I wasn’t using anymore like all my plumbing tools. Trying to sell my drywall tools, ya I sell them so I can buy more woodworking tools. Well here is some pics of my main room, then the other room is just storage & where I use my tablesaw. But I have to get it organized so I can set up my Planer, I bet none of your wifes/husbands would let you use a tablesaw in the family room. LOL

-- I Live for Sawdust Flying ! Randy- Lacombe, Alberta


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redryder

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#1 posted 898 days ago

Great looking tools…...........

-- mike...............

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 898 days ago

Randy, a small shop is better than no shop at all and can tell that you are proud of what you have and enthusiastic about what you do so ain’t life grand? Welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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DIYaholic

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#3 posted 897 days ago

Space is what you make OF it & IN it!!!

Welcome, enjoy your stay, here on LJs.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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RibsBrisket4me

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#4 posted 897 days ago

Great shop!!! Anywhere you can make sawdust is a great place!!!

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CalgaryGeoff

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#5 posted 897 days ago

Enjoy your time in there.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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KMT

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#6 posted 880 days ago

You’ve got a space to work in, thats what counts and hey, If the tablesaw is already in the family room you could gradually sneek a few more tools in there while she’s not looking. Next thing you know, you have a bigger shop. (:

-- - Martin

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Ranger97ab

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#7 posted 880 days ago

Actually I did that just the other day, I bought a planer & set it up in there. So now the whole room is mine, I am just going to throw down my heavy paint drop sheets & cover the couch set. Then I am good to go, we didn’t use the downstairs anyways so what the hell eh.

-- I Live for Sawdust Flying ! Randy- Lacombe, Alberta

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