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- My Shop
Some detailed information about my workshop.
- Power Tools
- Freud 2000 router in table
2 old Craftsman 1/4" routers
Stop Saw 3 HP TS
Tradesman 14" Band Saw
Craftsman mitre saw
Dewalt Radial Arm Saw
No name 16" planner
Craftex 6" jointer
Mastercraft Floor Drill Press
120V and 18V circ. Saws
18 V Rigid drill and driver
Ryobi biscuit jointer
Makita 3/8 and 1/2" 120 V drills
Porter Cable, Dewalt and Craftsman orbital sanders
Porter Cable finishing sander
Craftsman Disk/belt sander
12" Craftex disk sander
Grizzly 12" Baby Drum Sander
- My Shop
- 20 X 24 heated building with attic separate from the house
- Woodworker Information
A few details about myself.
- I first started woodworking when I found my dad's hammer and a can of nails when I was about 5 years old. I proceeded to hammer nails into the basement stairs that my father had just made. He was building the house we lived in so I assume now that watching him got me interested. Needless to say he and my mother weren't happy.
I loved shop class in elementary school and I took an optional woodworking class in grades 9 and 10. I worked part time in a woodworking shop when I was in high school and learned a lot there. My first project was a 4X8 pool table that I made when I was 16.
When I got married in 1976 and bought our first house I renovated the entire first floor and moved the kitchen to a new location. I justified buying a 9" Beaver Rockwell table saw to my wife by promising to make her new cabinets. I used that saw for another 25 years.
My job took me from Toronto to New Brunswick where I bought a house that had an extra 2 car garage. I used this to build my first dedicated workshop. I'm retired now and trying to find more time to spend in the shop.
- New Brunswick Canada
- Spending as much time as I can in my shop.
- Favorite Router
- Bosh Palm router
- Woodworking Experience (Years)
- 50 years
- First Name
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