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View agallant's profile

What would you have done or not done to your shop, what are you happy that you did do

02-04-2014 02:31 PM by agallant

We are about to sit down with the builder and get a house built. The plan we ...

61 02-08-2014 06:47 PM
View Nick's profile

Is a table saw really needed?

01-08-2014 05:34 AM by Nick

so before you instantly reply with a firm yes here is my situation. i have a ...

90 02-07-2014 10:14 PM
View RobertStix's profile

Northeast Iowa - Heating a detached shop?

05-31-2013 03:29 PM by RobertStix

I’m building a new shop because my wife wants to put our addition into ...

36 02-06-2014 11:44 AM
View SSF's profile

Downdraft table

02-04-2014 11:35 PM by SSF

Hi, I’m thinking of building a downdraft table for dust collection ...

4 02-05-2014 03:09 AM
View Steve's profile

iVac auto blast gates

02-04-2014 04:02 PM by Steve

Does anyone have the iVac automatic blast gates? Thinking of adding the iVac...

5 02-05-2014 02:21 AM
View henryj383's profile

Concrete Floors

01-30-2014 01:03 AM by henryj383

OK here goes, I have a 40’ X 60’ building with concrete floor tha...

13 02-03-2014 06:51 AM
View Bart Steed's profile

Workbenches: What type do you favor and why?

01-29-2014 03:12 AM by Bart Steed

I’ve purchased a small solid oak workbench from harbor freight for $150...

29 02-03-2014 01:24 AM
View SSF's profile

Mobile Drill Press Stand

02-03-2014 12:17 AM by SSF

Finished building mobile stand for my drill press yesterday. More details ...

0 02-03-2014 12:17 AM
View 12strings's profile

Vise chop liner

01-31-2014 12:32 PM by 12strings

I have heard a lot of people lining their workbench vise chops with leather, ...

8 01-31-2014 05:18 PM
View thechipcarver's profile

Brainstorming my options

01-30-2014 02:52 PM by thechipcarver

Hey guys, A little over a year ago I lost my workshop. My family had to d...

4 01-31-2014 02:34 AM
View glen's profile

Another "shop floor" question - advice appreciated

01-27-2014 05:47 AM by glen

Hi Everyone – I’ve read a bunch of blogs and posts on shop floors...

13 01-29-2014 11:29 PM
View BustedClock's profile

Apartment Dwelling Woodworkers

01-11-2014 04:44 AM by BustedClock

So, a couple of years ago, my wife and I moved to Denver, CO. We moved out of...

24 01-27-2014 06:31 PM
View basswood's profile

My Knock Down Portable Workshop Design is in Tools of the Trade

01-09-2014 01:59 AM by basswood

Some of you might like seeing this design. It was conceived with contractors ...

17 01-27-2014 05:21 PM
View deadherring's profile

Planning Dust Collection System

01-23-2014 03:47 PM by deadherring

Hello,I have been building up my shop and am now ready to get a serious dust ...

1 01-26-2014 07:30 PM
View JNP's profile

Bowling Alley Workbench Top Help

01-18-2012 08:25 PM by JNP

Hello LJ’s, I have a couple of questions for those of you that have ...

11 01-26-2014 07:17 PM
View matsteel's profile

Wood shop for rent in NYC. Fully operational, with spray booth.

01-26-2014 03:55 AM by matsteel

Looking for a woodworker to share my shop in NYC. See craigslist posting bel...

0 01-26-2014 03:55 AM
View skeemer's profile

Rodent Prevention in Shop

01-25-2014 03:27 PM by skeemer

It has been a number of months since I last posted on here, mostly because I&...

5 01-26-2014 03:37 AM
View b2rtch's profile

Help needed to select a Fire and Security Alarm systems

01-23-2014 01:52 PM by b2rtch

After what happened last week to Monte and because of another thread, I am th...

38 01-24-2014 08:42 PM
View Steve's profile


01-23-2014 05:37 AM by Steve

Well finally after 8 months the shop is fully finished. I...

20 01-24-2014 11:04 AM
View Trey's profile

Workbench questions

01-21-2014 02:27 AM by Trey

I see a lot of nice workbenches out there. I also see a lot of options, and ...

8 01-22-2014 12:55 AM

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