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Workshop by Gengaskokaren posted 08-14-2011 02:41 PM 1317 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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#1 posted 08-14-2011 03:54 PM

Gengaskokaren, it looks like you have put together a nice shop. And I am glad to see that you keep it a shop and not park cars in there. I have always thought that parking a car in the shop is a waste of perfectly good shop space. :) You have built a nice miter saw station for your shop. It looks pretty solid and you certainly can handle long boards/moldings with it.

Thanks for the tour of your shop. I enjoyed taking a look at it.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#2 posted 08-14-2011 04:17 PM

You have an impressive shop; keep up the good work. Welcome to Lumberjocks. We’d like to see you start participating more.

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#3 posted 08-14-2011 06:18 PM

Thanks!
The miter saw station is a quick build but works realy well. It has two door hinges and can be flipped down after the saw is removed to get access for the car. As I mentioned for someone else, our cars have electrical engine and cab heaters so my wife doesn’t complain anymore that the garage is occupied. She only need to remember to connect the cord… (happened several times) And disconnect before take off… (Has not happened yet…)

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#4 posted 08-14-2011 11:09 PM

Gengaskokaren, thats a nice shop.

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#5 posted 08-16-2011 10:37 AM

Looking good…well done.

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#6 posted 08-21-2011 03:16 AM

Great space, and I bet that Bosch saw is great. I have heard nothing but good things about Bosch saws.

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#7 posted 08-21-2011 01:04 PM

Yes, the Bosch saw is great and also realy accurate even though it is a saw mainly done to be portable. One drawback is the noise but that I can live with that.

I continue to improve my shop mostly by throwing/selling unnecessary stuff. It is actually the cheapest way to get more space…
A friend of mine is building a descent shop, 127 m² = 1367 sq feet, with heating and insulation to match our climate and he will pay approx 1 million SEK = 150000 US Dollar. I feel that my budget does not allow that.

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#8 posted 01-24-2012 11:24 PM

don´t be embarraised over that we are many that have and can afford less than you but do fine … nearly
the wishlist is just toooo long and is never ending as you know … :-)
your shop is looking good

Dennis

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#9 posted 01-24-2012 11:51 PM

Hey, you have a fine setup there. I like the flip down saw table because it saves a lot of space but easily setup. Nice going.

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