The Saw Horse Workshop - A New Begining #4: Floor Joists and 1-1/8" Sturdy Floor installed today, May 24, 2007

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Blog entry by Sawhorse posted 05-25-2007 03:09 AM 2263 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here are a few pics I took this morning before the floor was installed and then after the flooring was in place.

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#1 posted 05-25-2007 04:22 AM

GHet the tools in there and start making dust. Shouldn’t have much of a clean up problem.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 05-25-2007 05:46 AM

It looks like you’re going to have a great shop.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#3 posted 05-25-2007 06:20 AM

I think i am jelous

-- Great things begin in chaos

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#4 posted 05-25-2007 11:40 AM

that’s exciting. Before you move the tools onto it you need to host a dance party :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#5 posted 05-25-2007 01:27 PM

Where do I put the tools, Karson? All I have is a floor…..

Hey DebbieP, I could hold a dance now couldn’t I?????

Thanks all….

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#6 posted 05-25-2007 01:28 PM

Now is CERTAINLY the time to move in the 8” joiner and table saw with wings.

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#7 posted 05-25-2007 01:29 PM

Hi Sawhorse;
—-I think that Debbie’s got the right idea, first on list before the tools come in, is the ‘barn yard’ dance.

Great workshop you’ve got going up here!

-- --frank, NH,

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#8 posted 05-25-2007 01:32 PM

Had a little rain last night, going back by the new house/shop construction later to see if the can do any more work today. SHop should be finished by this time next week, weather permitting…

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#9 posted 05-25-2007 03:57 PM

I love shop construction details. thanks, SH! I hope the rain lets up for ya!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#10 posted 05-25-2007 04:09 PM

Looking good! Time to get a temporary pole with some power and fire up the old tablesaw. LOL. It is going to be interesting to see which one gets finished first. The house or the shop!

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#11 posted 05-25-2007 04:16 PM

I had so much fun vicariously participating in the construction of a friend’s free-standing shop. Thanks for sharing and letting us participate!

-- Paul, Texas

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#12 posted 05-25-2007 04:42 PM

I am jealous! Looks like a great shop space in the works.


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#13 posted 05-25-2007 08:01 PM

Just came home for lunch, contractor wanted more money….geesh want, want , want…lol. Anyway, he tolsd me the walls should be up this afternoon and that they will start on the roof Monday. I’ll run by this afternoon and take some pics of the walls. I’m have the power slaved off the house and run underground to the shop along with the water line, the satelite TV and satelite internet.

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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