Workshop Overhaul #3: (3of3) Finished (or is it?)

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Blog entry by murrayintokyo posted 01-28-2018 01:56 AM 894 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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A three part blog about going from a toilet to a workshop

End of 2017
With the floor installed and oiled, baseboards installed, Walls and ceiling panted, new electrics and proper lighting I decided to proclaim victory and call it done. Entering the shop, you’d never know that it was a toilet and bath!!

12 square meters (about 130 sq ft) of space fully devoted to being a woodworking shop. And kid friendly too I hope.

Hmmmm done? I think my lathe needs a proper home, and my drill press. And I need a tool chest, and some new tools, and I need a … oh dear… I think I just fell down the rabbit hole..

Cheers everyone
Murray in Tokyo


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#1 posted 01-28-2018 03:02 AM

nice job, Murray!

-- Beka/Becky - aspiring jill of all trades, still learning to not read the directions.

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#2 posted 01-28-2018 04:22 PM

Looks really nice. Small can work well with good planning and appropriate machine sizes.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 01-29-2018 05:00 PM

what are the dimensions of your bench? it looks like a really nice size

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#4 posted 03-26-2018 11:02 AM

So where are the celebratory Beers !!

I bet your neighbours loved the renos !!

-- Regards Rob

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