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This is my workshop. It took 7 months to complete, and I am up and running now.
-- Paul Wylie, Rogers, AR
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#1 posted 04-14-2008 05:48 AM
Man, it looks like you got quite a project going there!
-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX
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#2 posted 04-14-2008 11:28 AM
Wow. That is a lot of digging. And i see that a shop elf has already discovered your shop too. They have a way of appearing when you least expect them. :)
It looks like you have plenty to keep yourself busy for the foreseeable future. I hope that you can finish it by the end of April and can get on to things that are more enjoyable.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#3 posted 04-14-2008 06:23 PM
It sure looks like you had your work cut out for you. At least you have a big door which should help when it comes to pouring the floor. Is your shop already wired for the shop? My new shop looks like a piece of cake after seeing what you had to do. Thanks for posting and good luck on the new shop.
-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa
#4 posted 04-15-2008 05:19 AM
My brother in law is an electrictian and told me if I buy the materials he will install everything for a steak on the grill. I have a 50 amp supply that was used for the electric stove before we put in a gas one, and it is above where one of the shop walls will be so I just need to drill through the floor behind the stove and run the wire down to a breaker box. He said it will not be that hard.
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#5 posted 04-16-2008 02:00 PM
I am sure when you started you thought you would never get to the end of this one. But it looks like you have made great progree so far and I for one am looking forward to seeing the finished project. That is going to be a nice use of wasted space.
-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"
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#6 posted 04-16-2008 04:16 PM
progressing nicely.. Good luck
-- making sawdust....
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#7 posted 05-27-2008 04:50 PM
Looks like you’re getting there! I was thinking about putting my shop in the basement as well but we have forced air and I was worried about saw dust getting all over everything on the first floor. Looks like you’ll have a nice large area to work with. I also noticed it looks like your a few hours south of me (Overland Park, KS). We’re almost neighbors! Good luck with the shop!
-- A King, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A Father can do neither. -Marlene Dietrich
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#8 posted 05-31-2008 02:39 AM
Looks like a lot of work. Keep at it. Hope you upsate your pics as you progress.
Thanks for the post.
-- Kip Northern Illinois ( If you don't know where your goin any road will take you there) George Harrison
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#9 posted 08-04-2009 10:13 PM
Thats a great looking shop.
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#10 posted 10-08-2009 12:26 AM
Paul:I have a manual for the Central Machinery 14” Band Saw, and I would be happy to make you a copy and send it to you. Also I have found a source for some of the parts for the Model 725 Saw. Just e-mail me and I will forward to information to you.
-- C. Dale Williams
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#11 posted 10-08-2009 01:22 AM
Nice shop and good tools. If that’s a gas water heater with and open pilot I would be very concerned about an exposition with saw dust flying around.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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