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I’m located in the far south western corner of Mexico, in Tapachula, Chiapas, an area rich in tropical wood, coffee and mangoes :)
My workshop is a small outbuilding, roughly 11×25ft, out the back of my rented house. I’m gradually building it up and struggling to make a living out of it. Nothing is straightforward down here, very limited range of tools and accesories available so have to be a little creative or just sweat that little bit more at times (and I mean sweat, around 40 degrees and extreme high humidity down here)..
Tools are very expensive here so most of what I have is far from professional grade, just making do and building things up, poco a poco (little by little)..
Currently have a small and frustratingly inprecise Craftsman Table Saw, Router, Orbital and Belt sanders as well as a benchtop Belt/Disc Sander, Handheld Electric Plane, Handtools, Compressor, Nailer and Spray Guns etc.


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Scott Bryan

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#1 posted 1462 days ago

Jeth, how about posting some pictures of your shop when you get an opportunity?

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

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Splinterman

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#2 posted 1460 days ago

Hey Jeth,
As Scott said…pics would be nice.

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jeth

210 posts in 1462 days


#3 posted 1460 days ago

Sorry guys, didn’t have any pics of the workshop on hand, it’s pretty small and hard to get a good shot of more than a corner at a time, whenever I have taken shots of projects they tend to obscure the view of the workshop itself! Will try to get some shots up at some point soon..

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#4 posted 1365 days ago

Thats ok, we would still like to see your shop, Steve in Oregon

-- Steve in Oregon,

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