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Want to help with a woodshop build process...

by Timothy Neal
posted 01-11-2017 11:32 PM


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Madmark2

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#1 posted 01-11-2017 11:45 PM

Dessicants, dehumidifiers and cosmoline are your friends in that enviroment … not the best for wood storsge either …

M

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Timothy Neal

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#2 posted 01-14-2017 10:12 PM



Dessicants, dehumidifiers and cosmoline are your friends in that enviroment … not the best for wood storsge either …

M

- Madmark2

Thanks, but I wont need any of that. The shop will be climate controlled…wood will be stored inside as well. I wasn’t inviting random suggestions at this point because I haven’t yet provided enough info for anyone to provide needed input or ask relevant questions.

-- Tim, Pennsylvania, http://www.woodworksbytim.com

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Madmark2

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#3 posted 01-14-2017 10:20 PM

“Constructed on pilings” says high humidity all year round. You want ppl to help? Don’t snap at advice. Tells all of us a lot about you.

M

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pintodeluxe

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#4 posted 01-15-2017 12:06 AM

1+ on Madmark’s assessment. This is kind of an open share format, so I don’t know how helpful LJ’s will be to you if you are already somewhat bitter in your responses.

If you want to share your process and ask for input, I’m sure you will get lots of input and ideas.

Good luck with it.

-- Willie, Washington "If You Choose Not To Decide, You Still Have Made a Choice" - Rush

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Ub1chris

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#5 posted 01-15-2017 01:49 AM

Not sure how much advice I could give, but I certainly enjoy reading and following along a shop build thread.

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TheFridge

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#6 posted 01-15-2017 02:02 AM

Having the option of running all duct work for dust collection under the shop would be very nice. Dust collector down there itself would be nice too.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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Shawn Masterson

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#7 posted 01-15-2017 03:13 PM

Why on pilings? and what are you considering for the floor structure? depending on frost issues if I were to do a shop in pilings I would consider Stresscore for the floor. it would definitely be solid.

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Timothy Neal

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#8 posted 01-16-2017 08:08 PM



1+ on Madmark s assessment. This is kind of an open share format, so I don t know how helpful LJ s will be to you if you are already somewhat bitter in your responses.

If you want to share your process and ask for input, I m sure you will get lots of input and ideas.

Good luck with it.

- pintodeluxe

I’ve been told in the past that my style of writing is often too short and to the point. As a result folks have misinterpreted what I meant, or what I was actually feeling at the time I wrote what I did. I can totally understand how you and Madmark took it the way you did. However, I can assure you those weren’t my feelings at all. Sorry it landed on you guys that way.

I started this post simply to find out if there was any interest in folks not only following along with my journey, but also offering input. The only reason I wasn’t seeking input at this point was because I know I have not provided enough background information on local ordinances, shop size, tools I own or hope to have, or the kinds of woodworking I do, etc. If it seemed like folks were interested, my plan was then to offer all the background as a followup, giving folks a good starting point for input. I’m not even sure if this is the right forum, or if I should be looking at some other format.

-- Tim, Pennsylvania, http://www.woodworksbytim.com

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