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- My Shop
Some detailed information about my workshop.
- Power Tools
- In The Wood Shop-
Delta 3 hp Unisaw, 52" W/Unifence, Wixey DRO, Brett Guard, 43" and 16" Uni-T-Fence options
Delta 14" Miter Saw/With Double Laser
Jet 6" belt 12" disk sander
Delta 12" VS Bench Top Drill Press
Delta 17" Floor Standing Drill Press/Laser
B&D 1hp Fixed Base Router - My first Router
Makita 1 hp Plunge Base Router
DeWalt Laminate Trimmer Kit/4 bases
2 DeWalt DW618 2 1/4 hp 3 Base Router Kits and one Dw618 2 base router kit = Favorite Routers
DeWalt 611 Fixed & Plunge Base Router Kit = Second Favorite
Delta 1/2" Router/Shaper
Old Shop Smith Model 510 Multi-Tool, but only use it as a lathe
RBI Router Shop Vertical/Horizontal Router Table
Delta Q3 40-650 Scroll Saw
DeWalt DW788 Scroll Saw
Leigh D4R Pro Dovetail Jig, With VRS and F2 Template
Leigh FMT Pro M&T Jig With All Imperial Templates
Incra I-Box jig
Incra Wood Hinge Jig
Rockler Corner Key Doweling Jig
DIY 24" Drum Sander - Stockroom Supply (Sand Flea type sander)
Ryobi Oscillating Spindle Sander - Want To Replace With Jet someday very soon
Reliant 18" Bandsaw, DIY Resaw jig
Reliant 1" X 42" Belt/Disk Sander
Porter Cable Pneumatic Nailers - Pin, (2) Brad, Finish, Framing
Air Locker- nail removing air punch
DeWalt DW735 Planer on Delta Miter Saw/Planer Stand, Wixey DRO
Bostitch Pneumatic T50 Stapler
DeWalt 18 Volt Drill/Driver
DeWalt 18 volt Impact Driver
DeWalt 18 volt 6 1/2" Circular saw
DeWalt 18 volt Sawzall
DeWalt 18 volt Angle Grinder
DeWalt 14 volt Driver/Drill
Milwaukee Porta Band Saw On SWAG Offroad table
Milwaukee Hole Hawg Rt Angle 1/2" VS Drill
Milwaukee 4" Right Angle Grinder
Milwaukee Sheetrock screw gun
DeWalt 6" ROS
DeWalt 1/4 Sheet OS
Makita 1/4 Sheet OS
Porter Cable 6" ROS
2 Dremel Tools
1/8" shank Air Die Grinder/Engraver
Paragrave 1/16" Shank Air Grinder/Engraver (dentist type air drill)
Ingersol-Rand 5 HP 18 CFM 80 gal. Compressor
Junn-Air 4 cfm Ultra Quiet Pancake Compressor
About 80 Bar and Pipe Clamps - Various Sizes and Styles, mostly Bessey - Favorite = Bessey
About 20 flat clamps of various 24", 36" & 48" sizes
2 Back-To-Back 36" Bench Clamps
2 Back-To-Back 48" Bench Clamps
Join-Tec IPM-1 Router Fence Positioner
Too Many Hand Tools To List
In The Metal Shop-
Miller 250 Amp DialArc HF Welder - Stick & TIG
Miller 252 Welder - MIG
Miller Bobcat NT Welder - Stick - On GMC C50 Flat Bed Truck
Milwaukee 8" Metal Cutting Circular Saw
Milwaukee 14" Metal Cutting Miter Saw On Delta Miter Saw / Planer Stand
Delta 17" Floor Drill Press
Import 12" Floor Drill Press
DeWalt 18 Volt 6 1/2 Metal Cutting Circular Saw
DeWalt 18 Volt 6" Circular Saw
DeWalt 18 Volt Impact Driver/Drill
DeWalt 18 Volt Impact Driver
DeWalt 18 Volt 4" Right Angle Grinder/ Cutoff
Milwaukee 4" Right Angle Grinder
Milwaukee Porta Band Saw & SWAG Offroad Table
Delta 2 HP Contractor Table Saw DIY Modified To Cut Steel up to 1" thick
2 Oxy/Acet Torch sets
6" 2 Wheel Bench Grinder
8" 2 Wheel Bench Grinder
Harbor Freight Tubing Bender- With Swag Offroad Upgrades
About 10 Bar Clamps - Various Lengths
About 30 C Clamps - Various Sizes
3 Straight Edge Clamps
2 HP 11 CFM Compressor
Too Many Hand Tools To List
- My Shop
- Wood Shop -
14' X 26' Barn shaped outbuilding with 5' headroom on 2nd floor for storage - Shop is way too small.
Has Heat Pump Heating/Cooling, Wet Sink, 100 Amp 240 Volt Electric Service, and Telephone (no bathroom). 4 double tube 8' fluorescent lights on ceiling of 1st floor.
6' X 6' Compressor Shed is attached to North end of shop for the vertical tank air compressor and storage.
Metal Shop -
30' X 40' Metal Pole Barn - Also Too Small
200 Amp 240 Volt Electric Service
12 4' double tube LED Lights
2 10 X 12 Overhead Doors
6" Concrete Floor
No Heating or Cooling, but 2 Big Fans
- Woodworker Information
A few details about myself.
- Retired Automation EE, presently designing and building exhibits for The North Carolina Science Museums. I frequently do everything except the graphics.
Also assisting #2 son re-building his 1950's house - A major re-build (I'm getting too old for this).
3/2014 - Presently replacing all windows and doors including frames, and building a complete kitchen. Old kitchen has been completely removed to the beams.
- Central North Carolina, Somewhat NE of Charotte, NC
- Favorite Router
- DeWalt 618 Router kits. I have 2 of them with three bases and one with 2 bases
I own 12 routers in all. Most recent is a DeWalt DWP611 and it's rapidly moving into the most favorite position.
- Woodworking Experience (Years)
- First Name
- United States
- Central North Carolina
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