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Forum topic by Greedo posted 919 days ago 893 views 1 time favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Greedo

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919 days ago

i made a video showing my assembly area and in particular my latest workbench and the adaptations i have made since.
i am relatively shy, so i didn’t go through such a torture for nothing :) as the video is an entry for a contest held by festool belgium, the one with the most youtube votes wins €1000 in tools.

anyway, i hope my english isn’t too bad and if you liked it and have a youtube account then i would really appreciate a vote!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nb6CDW5-Sv4


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PurpLev

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#1 posted 919 days ago

nice tour and a very functional looking workbench you got there. was nice to see the Akeda dovetail jig as the trend dc400.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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ksSlim

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#2 posted 919 days ago

Very nice assembly area and great job on the video!

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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Gregn

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#3 posted 919 days ago

Nice shop! I like how you built your workbench around your Festools. Thanks for sharing.

-- I don't make mistakes, I have great learning lessons, Greg

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Moron

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#4 posted 919 days ago

Nice video. .

Hope the router table is on wheels

Cheers

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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LeftCoastDan

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#5 posted 919 days ago

Very well thought out – I am Festool green with envy!

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Greedo

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#6 posted 918 days ago

thank you for the comments and votes,

@Moron (no offense, it’s your name!) indeed my router table sits on wheels, it’s strange how i never posted a project about it, but i don’t see it as finished yet as many details about it became temporarily permanent
without the wheels it would be kind of useless sitting in a corner like that.

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pariswoodworking

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#7 posted 918 days ago

Very nice shop Greedo. I have never seen so many Festools in one place. :) I really like the workbench idea.

-- Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. -- Albert Einstein

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mafe

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#8 posted 917 days ago

Wonderful shop you have.
Where do you cut (saw).
I have the Festool plungesaw and love it with the MFT3 table.
I must say I would not trade my MFT table for any workbench, but I would like to have a heavy workbench or like you a fixed one also.
Wonderful shop!
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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SnowyRiver

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#9 posted 917 days ago

Great video. I love the tables and benchs you have built….very nice job.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Greedo

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#10 posted 917 days ago

Mads, the area shown in the vid is “cut off” from my workshop, it’s insulated so i can heat it during the winter.
The big stationary tools are on the other side.

the good news is that as my video was one of the first 10 entries i recieved a festool worklight already.
Shot a demo here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=frGI3nMP2cM

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mafe

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#11 posted 917 days ago

;-)

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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