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Workshop by smokey1945 posted 05-01-2009 04:17 AM 1155 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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1/2 0f a 2 car garage with tools on shop made bases with wheels.
Table saw Craftsman Professional 10 in. Contractor Saw (Sears#21833) Fine Tuned
SCMS (2) (10”)
Drill Press (15”) PORTER-CABLE 8-Amp 12-Speed Drill Press Fine Tuned
Jointer (7 1/2”) Central Machinery Fine Tuned with a Wynn Filter and Thine Seperator
Planer (13”) DeWalt735 with extension tables Fine Tuned
Band Saw (14”) Central Machinery Fine Tuned with a Kreg fence
Air Compresser (5HP 30 gal.) Craftsman
300bdft drying kiln per the Daren Nelson plans
Wood Storage rack (2)
Work Bench (2)

Thank God for Wheels!!

-- TheShadeTreeWW If God wanted me to touch my toes, he'd have put them on my knees

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#1 posted 05-01-2009 04:25 AM

Sounds interesting Smokey – look forward to some pics.

-- Chris

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 05-01-2009 11:36 AM

Hi Smokey, I agree with Chris about the pictures. How about posting some when you get the opportunity? It would be interesting to see how you have managed to create a shop from a shipping container.

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

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#3 posted 05-01-2009 12:24 PM

I agree guys. I’d like to see the layout in a shipping container. Sounds interesting.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 05-09-2009 01:09 AM

Smokey, if you wan’t a hand posting those pics let me know.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 06-05-2009 02:42 PM

I have seen some brilliant workshops in boatyards using shipping containers…..very strong, dry and secure.

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#6 posted 06-05-2009 02:59 PM

hello smokie ,
we’re fellow new mexicans ,
im in ojo caliente .
i get your way sometimes ,
maybe i can visit ,
when you get set up .
containers ‘r good !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Dan'um Style

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#7 posted 06-20-2009 11:25 PM

any update photos ? sounds like a blast !

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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