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Are you looking for or do you have tips to share regarding the workshop? Storage, equipment placement, efficiency, and more. Post your questions and helpful tips, here.

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What kind of music?

05-23-2011 06:52 PM by superstretch

When the machines stop whirring and you’re doing things like drawing pl...

2384 08-31-2016 08:21 AM
View treesner's profile

New layout: Moving into a smaller shop

08-28-2016 06:19 PM by treesner

Hey guys I’m moving from a small 9.5’ x 11.5’ shed shop to ...

9 08-30-2016 07:28 PM
View Newage Neanderthal's profile

Work bench smack down

11-04-2011 09:18 PM by Newage Neanderthal

After a comment on my bench about a bench off, I thought its a great idea. T...

17548 08-30-2016 12:47 AM
View Ian S's profile

Creating circular airflow in small converted shed

08-25-2016 05:57 PM by Ian S

Hey folks,For those who remember my earlier posts, in the last 6 weeks the wi...

11 08-27-2016 02:20 AM
View Axle505's profile

What style would this piece fall under?

08-25-2016 12:35 AM by Axle505

The 2” x 3” legs are dado-ed on the their corners to accommodate ...

19 08-26-2016 05:55 PM
View Ron Aylor's profile

Shop Lighting - Natural or Artificial?

08-24-2016 01:18 PM by Ron Aylor

Given that I use no power tools, or even have electricity in the shop for...

5 08-24-2016 10:14 PM
View JeffP's profile

retractable vacuum hose?

02-14-2016 12:14 AM by JeffP

It seems I am in need of something that doesn’t exist. Didn’t ...

21 08-24-2016 08:57 PM
View JBrow's profile

My Attempt to Keep Unused Blast Gates Closed

07-09-2016 09:45 PM by JBrow

I really appreciate the CV1800 cyclone dust collector setting in my shop. Ho...

6 08-23-2016 11:30 PM
View Axle505's profile

My new (used) workbench for $300

08-19-2016 12:19 AM by Axle505

Found it in the local classifieds. —Rockler vices—select D...

43 08-23-2016 05:24 PM
View Big_T's profile

Portable AC recommendation needed for garage shop

08-08-2016 02:25 AM by Big_T

Not sure if this is the right forum, moderator please move if necessary. N...

32 08-20-2016 07:38 PM
View RGtools's profile

What Does Your Dream Toolbox Look Like?

04-12-2013 02:35 PM by RGtools

The toolbox is a deeply personal choice. I have seen hundreds of different st...

3179 08-14-2016 10:36 PM
View CM_2016's profile

Basic Workshop

07-27-2016 07:22 PM by CM_2016

If you are going to be starting from scratch, and don’t have much cash ...

25 08-14-2016 04:24 PM
View Sanderguy777's profile

Best pants you've found?

07-22-2016 03:55 PM by Sanderguy777

I know this is a personal preference thing, but I am wondering what the best ...

70 08-10-2016 11:19 PM
View Scott's profile

Wire shelving ideas needed

08-05-2016 03:14 PM by Scott

I have several of these wire shelf sets, the type available at big boxes and ...

9 08-07-2016 07:58 PM
View SweetTea's profile

Best way to connect Harbor Freight 2HP dust collector to my machines with 3" dust ports

08-05-2016 02:11 PM by SweetTea

I recently picked up a new dust collector for my shop. It is the 2HP unit fro...

2 08-05-2016 03:23 PM
View mortalwombat's profile

Storage for large amounts of sheet goods

08-01-2016 03:42 PM by mortalwombat

Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to be given some really nice laminat...

10 08-03-2016 02:02 PM
View TTF's profile

Table saw dust collection art work

08-01-2016 11:57 PM by TTF

I cleaned out the chamber under my table saw. I snapped a picture before scoo...

2 08-02-2016 12:36 AM
View Ian S's profile

Prepping to rewire shed

07-27-2016 07:54 PM by Ian S

Hi all,Next installment in my continuing series of posts about setting up a b...

12 07-30-2016 06:10 PM
View dannyfixit's profile

Another view on air compressor setup

07-30-2016 03:48 PM by dannyfixit

I recently bought a used 60gal 5hp upright compressor and needed to configure...

0 07-30-2016 03:48 PM
View Ian S's profile

Closing gaps in ceiling panels (insulating the workshop)

07-27-2016 06:29 PM by Ian S

Hey folks,In this thread my wife and I ended up building a simple insulated a...

14 07-29-2016 09:47 PM

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