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Project by Cedarman posted 01-19-2013 02:22 PM 3998 views 3 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 01-19-2013 02:25 PM

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

helluvawreck aka Charles
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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 01-19-2013 02:29 PM

Awesome job. Congratulations on the shop.

Yes you’re right, ALWAYS build big.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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JesseTutt

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#3 posted 01-19-2013 02:30 PM

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 01-19-2013 02:32 PM

Man that is the life

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JoeinGa

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#5 posted 01-19-2013 02:36 PM

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? :-)

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Oldtool

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#6 posted 01-19-2013 02:44 PM

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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#7 posted 01-19-2013 02:52 PM

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 : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Bill_N

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#8 posted 01-19-2013 03:13 PM

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 01-19-2013 03:26 PM

Amazing shop and cool equipment too.

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ksSlim

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#10 posted 01-19-2013 03:33 PM

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 01-19-2013 03:41 PM

Wow! Awesome shop.

-- Julian

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#12 posted 01-19-2013 03:41 PM

Beautiful shop. What do you have upstairs?

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

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#13 posted 01-19-2013 03:45 PM

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 01-19-2013 03:53 PM

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 01-19-2013 03:55 PM

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 !

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