wooden workshop for a woodworking friend

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Project by StudioFormaat posted 01-13-2014 07:49 PM 2849 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For a good friend I designed and build in two weeks a wooden workshop for his much loved hobby.
The concept is mondern with a traditional touch.
Extended windows create extra interior space at workbench height and optimize the flood of daylight.
The exterior is cladded with thermo treated wood and free of care for the next twenty woodworking-years.

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#1 posted 01-13-2014 08:37 PM

What a dream workshop! Any chance to get pictures of the inside?

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#2 posted 01-13-2014 08:43 PM

You did very good on that build…how large is it?

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#3 posted 01-13-2014 09:23 PM

Love the design. What kind of windows did you put in?

-- "Yer young, you got yer health, what do you want with a JOB?"

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#4 posted 01-13-2014 09:56 PM

Like the design, it is very much in harmony with the house – a nice and very bright addition.

How did you get enough sunny days (no rain) in a row to do such nice work ;-P

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#5 posted 01-13-2014 10:05 PM

Beautiful! More pictures please?

Can you upload drawings also?

-- Jacob

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#6 posted 01-13-2014 11:12 PM

Please upload the plans for this beauty. I need more space and this looks like an awesome solution.

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#7 posted 01-13-2014 11:14 PM

I too like the design and look. What a great investment in your friendship!
By the way can we be friends I need a great space like that.
Is it open to the ceiling or did you end up dropping it down?
Thanks for sharing!!!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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#8 posted 01-13-2014 11:39 PM

Hey, are you looking for anymore GOOD friends to befriend !!! ;-)

-- Rob,Gaithersburg,MD,One mans trash is another mans wood shop treasure ! ;-)

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#9 posted 01-13-2014 11:49 PM

Love the design. And must be happy work there your friend. Excelent work!

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#10 posted 01-14-2014 01:22 AM

Great job for a worthy cause

-- Norman

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#11 posted 01-14-2014 07:49 PM

it looks very nice and I hope the recipient has many years of fun and production there. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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