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Project by OldWolfsWoodShop posted 302 days ago 1107 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

needed a safe and easy area to store rests, centers, etc.

-- Making Sawdust is great stress relief... www.oldwolfswoodshop.ca





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Knothead62

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#1 posted 301 days ago

Good idea- trust that you turn off the lathe when reaching for a tool.

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OldWolfsWoodShop

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#2 posted 301 days ago

Thanks, and yes, lathe is turned off when not turning. Can never be too careful.

-- Making Sawdust is great stress relief... www.oldwolfswoodshop.ca

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ldl

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#3 posted 301 days ago

I like your setup with the tools. I may do something similar when I get my shop built. How do you keep shavings fron the sandpaper box under the lathe?

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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OldWolfsWoodShop

150 posts in 549 days


#4 posted 301 days ago

With the sandpaper on the far right, the shavings do not seem to be an issue. Originally, when the sandpaper dispenser was separate and closer to the left, shavings were an issue.

-- Making Sawdust is great stress relief... www.oldwolfswoodshop.ca

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Fishinbo

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#5 posted 299 days ago

Great idea, a very functional and practical build. Like the sandpaper dispenser. Great job!

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