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Blog entry by cflansbaum posted 05-17-2007 02:50 AM 3868 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a quick look at my Woodshop. I had to use a crappy old “tape” video camera, but just had to get into the WoodWhisperer/Lumberjacks “Shop Video Challenge”!

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#1 posted 05-17-2007 03:01 AM

You have a great collection of tools and I really like your asssembly table, even though it would take up too much space in my shop, too. It was a great video.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#2 posted 05-17-2007 03:20 AM

Well done! Great looking shop. I agree with Mark – I really like your assembly table.

Excellent tool collection :-) (not sure how to make a drooling icon!)

The coolest thing about these shop tour videos is the opportunity to look in someone else’s shop and make notes of interesting solutions to our common passion. I think Marc at The WoodWhisperer even mentioned this in oone of his episodes. I am constantly stopping the video and looking at the back wall or making note of “how did he do that? kind of details.

Thanks for sharing this very interesting look into your shop!


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#3 posted 05-17-2007 04:19 AM

I love the organization of your shop. I have the same room as you do, but it doesn’t look nearly as nice.

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#4 posted 05-17-2007 04:55 AM

Great video, great shop. I loved the T-Shirt.

-- -- Skee from MN

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#5 posted 05-17-2007 05:55 AM

Great video, super shop to be proud of. Love the storage. What a work bench! Thanks for sharing.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#6 posted 05-17-2007 06:17 AM

had access to an assembly table like that at a class I took – very very handy thing to have. sure beats the kitchen table (which turns out isn’t dead flat!)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#7 posted 05-17-2007 06:27 AM

The first day on Lumberjocks, & you start off with a great video. I’ll be looking for more of your stuff in the future.

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

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#8 posted 05-17-2007 07:08 AM

Great tour. Your cabinets on wheels are terrific. I also liked your organization of the machines. You must be excited to have an 8 inch jointer, and the DeWalt planer. Great tee shirt and great shop.

-- John

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#9 posted 05-17-2007 12:13 PM

great organization of your space. I liked the tablesaw/router combination. Brilliant creation of big space for both machines.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#10 posted 05-17-2007 01:47 PM

thanks to all for the warm welcome and great feedback! I’ll have to re-evaluate replacing the assembly table. Another space saver I forgot to mention is using my workbench as the outfeed table for both the table saw and router, an additional bonus of which is that I work in the middle of the room instead of against a wall as I see so many workbenches.



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#11 posted 05-18-2007 05:20 AM

Wow. awesome shop. Awesome tools. And that hickory workbench!!! Holy mamma thats great. And that t-shirt looks somehow familiar…....hmmm…...weird. lol


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#12 posted 05-18-2007 05:26 AM

Great tour, love that project table….

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX -

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#13 posted 05-19-2007 05:53 AM

Super layout. Would love to have the look cabinet. Thanks for sharing.

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

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