Planner Shed, Etc

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Project by TDSpade posted 06-23-2015 05:18 AM 1227 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So this last winter/spring I built this 10×12 shed. When the weather and daylight would let me anyway.

I built this to get my planner, drum sander, jointer, and miter saw out of my small wood shop. The 4 door design allows me to run any length of wood through the planner or for that matter any of the other tools in the shed.

The shed is about 13 feet high. I built a small loft that’s about 5 feet high in the center. I can store wood, even full 4×8 sheets of plywood up there.

The door support walls are small, so I strengthened them with three quarter inch plywood on the inside. With the half inch T1 11 plywood siding on the outside and 2×6 headers, the shed is very solid and strong.

-- For every expert, there is an equal and opposite expert.

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#1 posted 06-23-2015 02:31 PM

It looks very nice. How far is it from your shop?

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#2 posted 06-23-2015 02:33 PM

Nice looking shed.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#3 posted 06-23-2015 02:58 PM

Good solid shed, in your part of the country, you can probably use it year around. Hope you have lots of
fun playing in it.

-- As ever, Gus-the 77 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#4 posted 06-23-2015 04:09 PM

Handsome shed. I like the green.


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#5 posted 06-23-2015 05:24 PM

Nice. The pass through doors are a good idea.

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#6 posted 06-23-2015 05:33 PM

Very nice. Mine is the same size, just different roof line. Same truss pates and all.
Congrats. You will love the extra work space.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#7 posted 06-24-2015 04:42 AM

Hey Charles, it’s about 18 feet from my shop.

-- For every expert, there is an equal and opposite expert.

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#8 posted 06-24-2015 09:28 PM

Nice work on this great looking build.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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