The Saw Horse Workshop - A New Begining #7: Inside insulated - Outside Siding Going On

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Blog entry by Sawhorse posted 06-05-2007 11:47 PM 1901 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Hey LumberJocks, I’ve been working on the shop the last couple of days and I’ve gotten the inside insulated and have started siding the outside. Here are a few pics of the work so far this week )Monday & Tuesday – June 4 & 5, 2007.

These next 4 pics are the inside of the shop, the long back wall has slat board all the way across 4' off the floor for hanging jigs and things, and where I'll probably be staging most of my machines, except the table saw which will be set-up near the middle of the shop.

This last pic is from the inside looking out toward the sliding door opening and the office.

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#1 posted 06-06-2007 12:08 AM

It’s coming along great!

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

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#2 posted 06-06-2007 01:09 AM

What is the size of your shop? Hopefully I’ll be starting my new shop shortly and I am thinking of a 20’ x 40’ but still don’t know if that is going to be enough in the long run.Right now I am using woodworking as a side job I hope to be able to move into a full time job in about 3 years.

-- F.Little

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#3 posted 06-06-2007 01:57 AM

Looks like it’s coming along well. What kind of exterior siding are you using, kinda looks like T1-11 ply, but can’t tell for sure?

-- Rick - Spring, TX

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#4 posted 06-06-2007 02:21 AM

Your making great progress. Thanks for the update.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#5 posted 06-06-2007 03:00 AM

F.Little – My shop is 24×32, good luck moving to woodworking full time, hope your time frame workss out…

Rick – It is T1-11 5/8” thick

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#6 posted 06-06-2007 04:20 AM

Great looking shop. I bet your just aching to plug in some tools.

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

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#7 posted 06-06-2007 07:10 AM

Building phase ….ah I remember it well. Nothing like a little sweat equity. Great progress so far, I’m sure you can see the finished product in your mind. keep sending the picsl

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#8 posted 06-07-2007 05:36 AM

It’s coming together, nicely! I see a lot of wonderful projects and happy times in that shop. ;^) Thanks for the pics and update.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#9 posted 06-07-2007 06:06 AM

Good luck on the construction.

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

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