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Project by deadhead posted 06-01-2007 02:44 PM 3590 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It only took a year but the workshop in the trees is 99% complete. Because the woodworking I do doesn’t require a lot of tools I dedicated one end to my outdoor kitchen. I have two grills, a Traeger wood pellet grill and a Sportsman gas. If you haven’t tried a Traeger look them up on the internet.





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 06-01-2007 03:19 PM

I’m jealous. Looks like a fun place to spend time!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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David

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#2 posted 06-01-2007 03:22 PM

Congrats! Looks like a great space.

-- http://foldingrule.blogspot.com

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mot

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#3 posted 06-01-2007 03:48 PM

Now THAT’s a spot!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#4 posted 06-01-2007 03:52 PM

You call yourself a woodworker and don’t need a lot of tools, shame right on you, I can see we have some work to do. Man thats how we amass great wealth, when the wife or girlfriend want something made, you say ” well ya but I’m gonna need this and that and those and probably have to go to that new wood shop to get it.” Catch my meaning? Other than that it looks like you have lots of room to fill that place up with tools and lots of stuff you don’t need but are fun to play with. Great looking place, jockmike lol welcome to lumberjocks.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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rookster

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#5 posted 06-01-2007 04:06 PM

I see you’re serious about having food while you work: Grill and outdoor stove top close at hand. Enjoy the new space!

-- Rookster, (http://www.robertkarl.org/woodworkingblog/)

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#6 posted 06-01-2007 11:33 PM

Great workspace.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Bill Cowan

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#7 posted 06-02-2007 12:08 AM

A woodworker with no tools?? That’s like a woodpecker with no peck…an inchworm who only knows metric…a magician with no rabbit….an oreo without the cream…a kyaker with no paddle…an opera singer with laryngitis…a bee with no buzzz…..it just ain’t right!!!

-- ICN, Bill, (http://www.coachbillcowan.com)

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TheGravedigger

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#8 posted 06-02-2007 04:42 AM

I love the open-air aspect. I’m not sure how well it would work in Mississippi, but I bet the cross-breeze is nice.

I’m with jockmike2: You ALWAYS need to buy “something” when mama has a project for you. How do you think I got my chop saw and compressor? She wanted me to help the kids put up crown molding in their house!

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog: http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com

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MsDebbieP

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#9 posted 06-02-2007 12:35 PM

a treehouse!! This is nice.

Do we get a video tour?

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Sawhorse

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#10 posted 06-02-2007 12:50 PM

What a great looking place to get away from the real world and make some sawdust (even if you don’t use many tools)....lol

-- Sawhorse - Sulphur Springs, TX - www.sawhorseworkshop.com

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Greg3G

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#11 posted 06-02-2007 06:59 PM

Deadhead, Don’t let them get to you….saw your work and it is great! I take it you ment that you prefer to use hand tools over power tools. That’s ok with me. Just leaves more for the rest of us. BTW….What do you finish your work with?

-- Greg - Charles Town, WV

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Craftsman on the lake

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#12 posted 03-01-2009 03:03 PM

I’m looking at those food prep areas and BBQ grills and I’m thinking, “my sawdust gets everywhere. It finds all the nooks”. Then I’m thinking, “hamburger helper”. And I’m trying to picture a BBQ in the shop. hmm.

But, I do like the new building.. reminds me a little bit of Swiss Family Robinson! Looks cool and comfortable and a place you’d want to hang out and make some shavings.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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brunob

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#13 posted 08-10-2010 08:52 PM

Oh man. Now you’ve got me thinking about a grill for my shop.

-- Bruce from Central New York...now, if you'll pardon me, I have some sawdust to make.

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