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  1. Farwesterner1 replied to the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Is there a good "small workshop porn" site around, on Instagram or elsewhere? I'd love to see tons of photos of peoples' shop setups,...

    Nov 23, 2020 at 8:01 AM
  2. Farwesterner1 liked ghostchord's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    I'm moving in 2 weeks and our new house will have a 122 sq ft finished/powered shed that I'm planning to make into a workshop... I'm...

    Nov 23, 2020 at 7:59 AM
  3. Farwesterner1 replied to the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    I'd like a small benchtop drill press. I have a 10" chop saw. Instead of a table saw, I'll probably just use my circular saw with a good...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 3:10 PM
  4. Farwesterner1 replied to the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    That is my dream mini-workshop.

    Nov 21, 2020 at 3:04 PM
  5. Farwesterner1 replied to the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Yes, I love this approach. I could spend hours watching Japanese woodworkers construct perfect-fit joinery. But I myself am a deeply...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 10:19 AM
  6. Farwesterner1 liked Piggy Stu's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Lovely workshops in here but I tend to try to avoid power tools as per chap above, due to dust. More about my sinuses than being old...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 10:17 AM
  7. Farwesterner1 liked Freeman Keller's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Something else to think about when putting together a work space is exactly what power tools do you really need. I recently...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  8. Farwesterner1 liked old wrench's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Regarding your two questions - :) 1) An efficient 5 or 6 HP. shop vac should take care of most of your needs. A good dust brush, broom,...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  9. Farwesterner1 liked schmee's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Mine's almost half that size so you should be good to go! Not sure about sawdust, you can put in a vac system I suppose. I just clean up...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  10. Farwesterner1 liked Whatizitman's post in the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Houston? 3. Humidity. If you want to paint and cure inside because of this, you will need industrial strength ventilation capability,...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  11. Farwesterner1 replied to the thread Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice.

    Thanks all! This is great information. I really appreciate the photos of your setups. Side question: do any of you have a portable...

    Nov 21, 2020 at 7:49 AM
  12. Farwesterner1 posted a new thread.

    Tiny Woodshop? Setup Advice

    Our house has no garage or workshop space, just a carport covered with wisteria. I'm planning to build a 120 sf woodworking shop at...

    Forum: The DIY Tool Shed

    Nov 20, 2020 at 7:14 AM