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Miter Station Upgrade

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Project by Buke27 posted 03-14-2015 09:58 AM 1337 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There used to be about a 4 four foot high stack of assorted 10-16 ft maple and walnut sticks here. I cut it up into 3 foot stock that I will use for cutting boards and made a couple of tables that serve as both lumber racks as well as support for the miter saw. My shop is so much more spacious and functional now.





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RustyHacksaw

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#1 posted 03-14-2015 12:43 PM

That is a lot of cutting board stock. And a good use of space.

I would have been concerned cutting up that much material, as soon as I did I would end up needing some 4ft pieces…

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 03-14-2015 12:53 PM

That’s a very practical setup. Nice work!

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Buke27

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#3 posted 03-14-2015 12:57 PM

Rusty, you and me both. I actually put off doing this for months because I was worried I’d need longer stock and finally just bit the bullet. Much happier now, and I did keep a few longer pieces, just in case :)

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Von

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#4 posted 03-14-2015 01:04 PM

ahhh the ol chopsaw station….. I’m getting ready to revamp mine in a day or two as well.

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timbertailor

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#5 posted 03-15-2015 01:54 PM

Glad you have everything sorted the way you like it.

Must be tough with cinder block walls trying to store things.

But, I have faith you will come up with something ingenious to add storage on the walls.

Thanks for sharing. Looks great.

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JFred

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#6 posted 03-18-2015 12:43 AM

More space means more tools…....................Hmmmmmm

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