LumberJocks

State of my shop, right now...

  • Advertise with us

« back to Focus on the Workspace forum

Forum topic by RibsBrisket4me posted 332 days ago 844 views 0 times favorited 14 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


332 days ago

If anyone has looked at my shop pics in the past, they know I like a really clean and organized shop.

For some reason, this pine mini-armoire build has gotten my shop a bit out of sorts LOL!

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915


14 replies so far

View mantwi's profile

mantwi

312 posts in 529 days


#1 posted 332 days ago

I like a clean well organized shop too but when your in the groove and things are moving along everything seems to find it’s own place. I just wish it thought it’s place was the same place I think it is. Carry own, you can’t work wood without making a mess. It’s a wood shop not a laboratory, I keep telling myself that.

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


#2 posted 332 days ago

Very true…I guess I had forgotten how messy pine is when routing.

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

View DIYaholic's profile

DIYaholic

13318 posts in 1308 days


#3 posted 332 days ago

They say; A clean desk is a sign of an insane mind.
Applying that to a workshop….
These pictures prove your sanity!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


#4 posted 332 days ago

I like that train of thought Randy!!! ;)

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

View redSLED's profile

redSLED

687 posts in 525 days


#5 posted 332 days ago

1st pic – your glue is out with the cap off – absolutely disgraceful. And don’t get me started on your sawdust-covered combination square left under your router table (pic 4).

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


#6 posted 332 days ago

I have no excuse….

that combo square cost a whole 12 dollars.

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

7685 posts in 2685 days


#7 posted 332 days ago

Doesn’t look too bad…

I have seen messier shops… :)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


#8 posted 332 days ago

THanks Joe….and from a guys with new eyes… :)

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

View redryder's profile

redryder

2139 posts in 1734 days


#9 posted 332 days ago

“Organization is for people that are too lazy to look for things”.
Maybe your just not as lazy as you were.
Things might actually be looking up…...................

-- mike...............

View bluekingfisher's profile

bluekingfisher

1011 posts in 1612 days


#10 posted 331 days ago

Just think of all the fun you’ll have sweeping up when the job is done!

-- No one plans to fail, they just, just fail to plan

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

13809 posts in 971 days


#11 posted 331 days ago

Anytime you are in the middle of a project, it’s easy to lose control. Still cleaner than mine.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

View Shawn Masterson's profile

Shawn Masterson

1253 posts in 581 days


#12 posted 331 days ago

I dream about my shop being that clean.

View Roger's profile

Roger

14373 posts in 1437 days


#13 posted 329 days ago

Wow, that one pic, heck, the whole thing was turned sideways…. how ya gonna fix that??? lol

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View RibsBrisket4me's profile

RibsBrisket4me

1376 posts in 1138 days


#14 posted 329 days ago

HAHA…you got a sharp eye there Roger ;)

-- http://www.PictureTrail.com/gid6255915

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase