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My shop is a 400 square foot detached garage with a 16by 10 bar room on the back. I am currently laid off and have had the time to rearrange a bit, here are the updated photos.

-- Roscoe in Iowa

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#1 posted 1769 days ago

Nice set-up, Rasta. Looks like you’re pretty well-equipped, too. Thanks for the Tour!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 1769 days ago

Rasta, this is a nice shop that you have to work it. I like your storage system for mounting tools and cabinetry to your wall. It can easily be customized for a specific tool and is strong and relatively inexpensive to build. Putting your power tools on wheels is a good idea for organizing your shop and keeping open work space in which to work.

You have a nice set of tools to play with as well. It looks like you pretty much have a nice collection of all the major tools. And I like the table saw center that you have built. That improves the functionality of your saw markedly.

Thanks for posting pictures of your shop. I enjoyed visiting with you.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#3 posted 1768 days ago

Good looking setup you have there. If I am not mistaken Home Depot has quite a bit of your funds though. Love those Ridgid Contractor saws… While I like the R4511, I sure wish they were still selling the TS3660.

-- My workshop blog can be found at

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#4 posted 1768 days ago

Hey Rasta,
Nice tidy little set-up you have there with some great toy’s to play with…...well done.

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#5 posted 1712 days ago

Nice looking shop!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#6 posted 1712 days ago

Hi Rasta
This is a great shop well organised plus some nice tools too.

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 1580 days ago

What a great looking shop… I bet it is better now…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#8 posted 1580 days ago

Great shop. Great pics. Great tool choices!

Great multimedia entertainment options!

Very well organized. Nice and roomy. Love the lumber racks, too. The “stand it against the wall” thing may be getting old, in my shop…..

And …. you have more than a few wheeled toys to keep you from getting bored!!! I don’t even care if you HAVE kids or don’t. Those are cool shop accessories :-D

-- -- Neil

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#9 posted 1580 days ago

Nice shop and great machine tools.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#10 posted 1580 days ago

Nice Shop ! Way to Clean

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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