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Project by tunk valley custom woodworks posted 01-14-2010 11:23 AM 2939 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i know this doesnt belong here but i love my shop and they only give you 6 spots for pics i think there should be more room the last pic is some of the ruff cut alder i just got in and planed down.most of it was an inch and an eighth thick and i milled it down to 3/4 the trees were cut on the contractors property and milled there a friend of mine kiln dried the lumber for us.these will be used in the kitchen of the house i did the alder vanitys for

-- i wonder if obama stood in a wind storm with them big ears of his would he start spinning like a drill bit

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#1 posted 01-14-2010 01:02 PM

Nice shop… That dust collector looks like it can do the job.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#2 posted 01-14-2010 01:31 PM



-- Robin Renee'

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#3 posted 01-14-2010 05:08 PM

I’m curious about the metal siding inside. What made you do that instead of normal stuff? Your shop looks a lot like mine (construction) except for the clutter. You seemed to have misplaced the clutter. I keep mine in the open so it can be easily seen, stepped in/on/over. Oh…your walls are insulated. Another difference. I think I like your building….wanna swap?

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#4 posted 01-14-2010 05:11 PM

Yeah, sure you ran out of room after putting a picture of a pack of dogs in there too. Nope, this shop is way to big and well equiped to be here. No, you need to pack that baby up and well, tell you what, I’ll take some of that equipment off your hands just to help you out. Yeah, send me that saw, and that jointer, and I’ll take that shaper off your hands too. Now put up a couple of walls to make it smaller and I’m sure it’ll fit now.

Good job,

-- Jim

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#5 posted 01-14-2010 05:20 PM

Good size shop and good tools too.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#6 posted 01-14-2010 05:21 PM

Thats a nice looking shop.

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#7 posted 01-14-2010 05:35 PM

You’re very lucky to have people like OutPutter to help you out of your misery. Just another wonderful thing about the LJ site ;-)

Great shop. Nice tool choices (this, from a guy with the same jointer…..). If THAT DC won’t get it done, it’s time to invest in scuba gear!

Nice pics. Thanks for sharing!

-- -- Neil

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#8 posted 01-14-2010 05:45 PM

What OutPutter doesn’t help you with, I’ll take.
Just as a favor naturally. You don’t have to pay me or anything.

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#9 posted 01-14-2010 05:48 PM

I like the fifth picture. I prefer high angle, wide shots over closeups of machines. Gives us a better overall feel for the place.

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#10 posted 01-15-2010 11:25 AM

Nice set-up…well done.

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#11 posted 01-21-2010 08:40 PM

Great shop! I used to go to Omak routinely for work, but will have to make a point of getting up there to meet you one day! I assume your business is listed in the phone book?


#12 posted 01-22-2010 05:40 PM

i think it is barb i havnt looked but im easy to find my shop is right behind choice auto on okoma drive im not to far from down town stop in any time the shop number is 509-422-9829.we need to get a1jim to come up here for a visit too maby he will bring us some cinimon rools from heaven on earth {hint hint jim}

-- i wonder if obama stood in a wind storm with them big ears of his would he start spinning like a drill bit

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#13 posted 01-22-2010 09:14 PM

Jim from OR can stop and pick me up! Sounds good…I’ll keep your number and make a point of the drive. Thanks.


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#14 posted 01-27-2010 09:38 PM

Lot’s of space!!!! I want I want

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