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Blog entry by gene posted 01-27-2011 07:27 AM 3168 reads 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi! folks,
Heres the newly remodeled shop.
Only one problem ! I painted the floor. Now my wife wants me to mop it ! (LOL)
Check out the new photos.
God bless

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-- Gene, a Christian in Virginia



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RonPeters

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#1 posted 01-27-2011 07:29 AM

Tell her wood and water don’t mix. Vacuum works best….;-)

-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I

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Greedo

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#2 posted 01-27-2011 08:38 AM

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nice shop!

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sawblade1

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#3 posted 01-27-2011 09:45 AM

Great shop :)

-- Proverbs Ch:3 vs 5,6,7 Trust in the lord with all thine heart and lean not unto your own understanding but in all your ways aknowledge him and he shall direct your path elmerthomas81@neo.rr.com

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 01-27-2011 12:52 PM

Wow, Gene. This is a great looking shop. You have plenty of room in there and you have it well organized. I know I would enjoy working in there.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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pastorglen

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#5 posted 01-27-2011 02:41 PM

That’s great! Good job. I really like the slide show and seeing how you’ve organized things. There is something to be said about stepping back, reorganizing, and starting fresh. It will be neat to watch what gems are found as you slowly shrink the woodpiles.

Whenever my daughter works with me in the shop, she begins by saying, “Daddy, this place is a wreck!” Then she begins sweeping the floor. I think it’s part of their DNA. Meanwhile, I like seeing the wood shavings on the floor.

Enjoy it!

-- Glen, Pennsylvania, Colossians 3:23 "Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men."

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#6 posted 01-27-2011 03:07 PM

Wow! Nice looking set-up! I can tell a lot of work went into that but you will be able to enjoy it for years to come (and projects.)

Thanks for sharing that with us:)

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 01-27-2011 03:09 PM

That is one beautiful shop. You did a great job on it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Karson

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#8 posted 01-27-2011 03:35 PM

Gene very nice. Just put down some Persian rugs then yoiu won’t have to mop.

Looks real comfortable there.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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lew

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#9 posted 01-27-2011 04:38 PM

Gene, My Friend!!

The shop looks absolutely fantastic!! I see you have two essentials that I must add to my shop- a coffee maker and a microwave!

So glad your health has improved and you are back enjoying what you love to do.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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nobuckle

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#10 posted 01-27-2011 05:28 PM

You’ve got a ton of room. Laid out very nice.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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Thos. Angle

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#11 posted 01-27-2011 06:10 PM

Great looking shop, Gene. Enjoy it.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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woody57

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#12 posted 01-28-2011 03:52 AM

You have a nice well organized shop. I looks like the floor paint is close to sawdust color to me. Good idea!
Mine is just natural gray concrete. When I can no longer see any gray I know it’s time to sweep.

-- Emmett, from Georgia

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clieb91

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#13 posted 01-28-2011 10:28 PM

Gene, The new shop looks great. I like the idea of the pull down spray booth.
Look forward to seeing the new things you can turn out in there.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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HokieMojo

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#14 posted 01-30-2011 06:03 PM

Wow Gene,
Looks like we’ve both been making some real progress. Good work!!!!!

Maybe someday I’ll get to see it in person.

Looks like you’ve got some great lumber to build some furniture with in your remodeled shop!

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Jack_T

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#15 posted 02-14-2011 07:07 AM

Looks great.

-- Jack T, John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life."

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