Wife started this by getting me a TableSaw for Christmas...

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Project by woodsoldier posted 04-09-2009 05:27 PM 4229 views 1 time favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had mentioned last year, following Back surgery number 4, that I wanted to get back into woodworking. My wife took that idea and got me a Craftsman Tablesaw for Christmas. I had seen a picture of this monster in a magazine, its on wheels and offers not only tool starage, but a place to store lumber too. Its Mobile, that is great, being Army, I move a lot. It takes up a lot of room, but holds a lot. Even fully loaded I can move it fairly easy.

-- Retired from Active Duty

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#1 posted 04-09-2009 05:39 PM

pretty cool idea to incorporate a workbench into your lumber storage. welcome to Lumberjocks!

-- The secret to getting ahead is getting started.

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#2 posted 04-09-2009 06:08 PM

Great idea and looks good too! And another welcome to LJ!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#3 posted 04-09-2009 06:28 PM

its looking good and clean. i like that !

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#4 posted 04-09-2009 06:33 PM

Now all ya gotta do is fill it with tools. You did a great job, looks good and welcome!

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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#5 posted 04-09-2009 06:36 PM

Good job! Thanks for your service.

-- My reality check bounced...

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#6 posted 04-09-2009 08:04 PM

Pretty good storage idea. A good primer for getting back in the shop.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#7 posted 04-09-2009 09:13 PM

Good idea. Is that the table saw that has the sliding top?

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#8 posted 04-09-2009 09:38 PM

Nicely done and welcome to LJ’s

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#9 posted 04-09-2009 09:53 PM

sweet and welcome!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#10 posted 04-09-2009 09:55 PM

It always seems to start like that. You get one item and before you know it you are off to a whole new experience. Enjoy, and welcome to LJ’S and I too say with the utmost respect also, thanks for your service.

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#11 posted 04-10-2009 12:18 AM

Dang that wife anyway! ;o)

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#12 posted 04-10-2009 01:08 AM

Good job army, and welcome to LJ’s.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#13 posted 04-10-2009 02:11 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. is a hobby that has many small and large gratifications. Have fun, I know I do.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#14 posted 04-10-2009 02:16 AM

Now your cooking… looks good. :) Oh, and Welcome, from an old Marine to a soldier.

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#15 posted 04-10-2009 02:48 AM

Sounds like a great wife to me!! The workstation looks good!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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