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Workshop Development #16: Finally, the video shop tour.

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Blog entry by dbhost posted 02-01-2011 07:06 PM 3690 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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It’s in 2 parts, and I am no videographer, the audio stinks, but here it is in all it’s semi glory…

Part 1 of my video shop tour.

Part 2 of my video shop tour.

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com



13 comments so far

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David Kirtley

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#1 posted 02-01-2011 07:21 PM

Cool tour. Thanks for taking the time to post. It’s a nice extra way to keep a backup list for the insurance like you said.

-- Woodworking shouldn't cost a fortune: http://lowbudgetwoodworker.blogspot.com/

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Mike Gager

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#2 posted 02-01-2011 08:39 PM

did you install the insulation on the garage doors? wondering if it made a noticable difference

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dbhost

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#3 posted 02-01-2011 09:00 PM

Yes, and yes, it made a huge difference. I believe the stuff was called R-Max plus 5 or something like that. I got it at Lowes… It is bonded to the doors and to each other using Liquid Nails for Projects…

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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lanwater

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#4 posted 02-02-2011 12:20 AM

Great tour.

Does the insulation on the door also reduce the noise outside?

I have been looking to reduce the noise that escapes my garage. Especially the router.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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dbhost

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#5 posted 02-02-2011 12:38 AM

To a large extent yes. I used to be able to hear my wife’s car pull in to the driveway, now I don’t know she’s home until I hear the front door…

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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Beginningwoodworker

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#6 posted 02-02-2011 12:49 AM

Great workshop tour.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Hoakie

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#7 posted 02-02-2011 01:30 AM

great tour. It is nice to finally see your shop. Maybe I’ll have to do something similar soon. It was also nice to finally get a face with the name…I was half expecting a pair of talking planes to do the tour :)

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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dbhost

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#8 posted 02-02-2011 01:52 AM

Hmmm. Maybe I should have had the planes do the talking for me huh? LOL!

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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Gregn

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#9 posted 02-02-2011 02:12 AM

Good Tour, Thanks.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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Jim Bertelson

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#10 posted 02-02-2011 08:09 PM

Great tour, David, got through the second half just now. I would buy a video camera, but it is just another thing to learn, and there are too many things on the table just now. What I ought to do is buy one while I am on vacation, and learn to use it now. But, it probably won’t happen.

Again, thanks for the tour…............

Jim

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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Chuck Anstrom

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#11 posted 02-02-2011 10:02 PM

Thank you for this video tour. I got a lot of good ideas from your storage solution for bench-top tools in part one of the tour.

-- Chuck Anstrom - Virginia

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MuzzleMike

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#12 posted 02-04-2011 07:43 AM

Nice shop . I wish mine was 1% as nice as yours .

-- Mike

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steliart

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#13 posted 02-10-2011 02:30 PM

thanks for the video tour

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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