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New Shop Move (Part 2)

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Project by jjw5858 posted 02-07-2012 03:01 AM 3962 views 5 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Howdy friends, had the chance to add some more tools (toys….lol) to the new shop space I am getting into and thought I would share with you.

First off….a sincere thanks to all who have commented or enjoyed this ongoing project…..I really appreciate your input and great spirit…...so…..now then…..

Some new details for anyone interested!!:

1. More plywood on the walls mostly to the left side of the full on viewed picture by the window.

2. Hand braces, drawknifes and spokeshaves mounted that you will see to the far right side of the full on viewed pics.

3. Added my small bench and sawhorse that I had made a ways back which now makes me up and running to work on things…although….this is my main project…lol….but I have something in the think tank hopefully to share soon..lol

4. Made a small indent on the far left once more….mounting the nice 3 new mortice chisels I recieved for christmas. (Thanks to my precious Jenn)

I would say that is what would be NEW AND UPDATED in seeing these so for the moment. No worries….I am nuts and will have more…lmao!!

I really am thankful for the space, surrounded by pine trees and a fairly heavily wooded area.

It’s turning out to be a fun and hardworking endeavour, It is nice to share with the fellow LJ’S.

I hope this may reach anyone new to the world of handtools and traditional woodwork or woodwork of the more electric persuasian with an interest to learn more….. and if so I say enjoy, explore and cherish the shavings.

Thanks for all of your comments and inspirational works….be well friends!

Joe

-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW





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Martyroc

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#1 posted 02-07-2012 03:08 AM

looking good, everyday it looks better and better!

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 02-07-2012 03:19 AM

This is a great looking Shop Joe and lots of cool tools too.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Roger

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#3 posted 02-07-2012 03:25 AM

I gottta give you kuddos for the manual arts. keep on keepin on

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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shipwright

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#4 posted 02-07-2012 04:20 AM

Very nice old time quiet shop.
Looks like a very peaceful place top create and recreate.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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Roman Hrytsak

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#5 posted 02-07-2012 04:26 AM

Nice shop. Custom made by a craftsman for a craftsman.

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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JohnnyDust

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#6 posted 02-07-2012 04:27 AM

Joe, I could be off base, but from these pics you must be the guy who put the “hand” in hand crafted. Very nice!

-- I'm not crying... That's dust in my eyes!

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#7 posted 02-07-2012 04:37 AM

Great looking shop! Very nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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jaykaypur

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#8 posted 02-07-2012 05:12 AM

You’re coming right along with it.

Looking at those drawknives makes me wanna get up and go “pull” on some wood.

The shop is looking good.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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dpow

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#9 posted 02-07-2012 05:12 AM

If the old tools could talk…......They would probably say “check out our new home”. Nice looking collection Joe. keep us posted on any updates.

-- Doug

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woodworm

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#10 posted 02-07-2012 05:25 AM

Great shop!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Eddie

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#11 posted 02-07-2012 07:41 AM

great shop .nice tools get some solar panels for the lights and with those tools you want have a electric bill

-- Jesus is ok with me

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mafe

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#12 posted 02-07-2012 10:29 AM

looks like a wonderful place to spend time with wonderful tools.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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nobuckle

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#13 posted 02-07-2012 01:27 PM

Thanks for the update Joe. It will be great to see chips all over that floor. Happy woodworking! :)

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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#14 posted 02-07-2012 05:26 PM

Looks like a great and quiet shop.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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MichaelA

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#15 posted 02-08-2012 02:54 AM

Nice looking shop Joe, Have fun and get lost in creating what ever your heart desires!!!!!!!!!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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