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Project by Cedarman posted 454 days ago 2919 views 2 times favorited 47 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After months of hard work, the blackfeather woodshop is finally complete. All machines are set and running, Its a dream come true to finally get the woodshop I have always wanted. The 37×61 shop is stocked with an Oliver planer, bandsaw, and lathe. i still use my old unisaw, and rockwell jointer. 24” shelving runs down both walls for plenty of storage. Still gotta build a front deck for the upstairs access. Thie best advise I can give is if you ever build a shop always double the size because it fills up fast.

-- Adam, Ridgeway,Va www.blackfeatherfurniture.com





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 454 days ago

That is one heck of a shop, one of the best I’ve seen, and also some mighty fine equipment. Congratulations

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 454 days ago

Awesome job. Congratulations on the shop.

Yes you’re right, ALWAYS build big.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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JesseTutt

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#3 posted 454 days ago

Looks like you will have plenty of room to grow.

-- Jesse, Saint Louis, Missouri

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lexxx07

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#4 posted 454 days ago

Man that is the life

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joein10asee

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#5 posted 454 days ago

WOW! I’m jealous! Love the shop.

Are all the rocking chairs so when the old guys from town come for coffee they can sit and watch you work? :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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Oldtool

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#6 posted 454 days ago

Actually, that’s not a shop, that’s Heaven. Enjoy it.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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Dusty56

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#7 posted 454 days ago

Can I trade you even for my 10’ x 14’ basement shop with plenty of headroom (if you like bending forward) ? Pretty please with sugar on it ?
Congratulations : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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Bill_N

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#8 posted 454 days ago

That is sweet
Looks like you are ready for an audience

-- I have the Saw Dust Fever

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 454 days ago

Amazing shop and cool equipment too.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ksSlim

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#10 posted 454 days ago

Color me GREEN. I’d need a GPS in there.
Really nice!

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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Julian

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#11 posted 454 days ago

Wow! Awesome shop.

-- Julian

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Ampeater

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#12 posted 454 days ago

Beautiful shop. What do you have upstairs?

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

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stefang

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#13 posted 454 days ago

What a shop! Congratulations on a great build. I can’t even imagine what it would be like to have that much space and being able to walk right through without knocking anything on the floor. I can appreciate that as a professional you need that kind of space. I’ve never seen or heard about Oliver woodworking machines before, but it’s pretty obvious just from looking at them that they are premium quality. Good luck with your new quarters!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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nitewalker41

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#14 posted 454 days ago

Do you ever leave it, man way nice shop, room enough for 15 of mine:-)

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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Woodwrecker

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#15 posted 454 days ago

Outstanding Adam !
That is a shop any woodworker would be proud to call their own.
I hope you get many, many years of happy use from it !

-- Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein

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