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Moving Out of the Dream Shop

Plainly I’m gaining one thing of a fame as a “frequent store-mover.” It’s in all probability well-deserved since I’ve moved my store 4 occasions already. Should you’re enjoying together with the The place’s The Wooden Whisperer residence recreation, right here’s the rating up to now: 2005 – Moved from California to Arizona. 2009 – Moved to a brand new house in AZ. Watch Video. We purchased a house in AZ with a three-automotive storage as a short lived store area […]

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Moving Into the Colorado Shop

We’re lastly getting settled in Colorado so I assumed it will be good to perform a little store replace. I strategically staggered the transfer in order that the store instruments would arrive a few week after the home bins arrived. My hope was that I’d have sufficient time to get the household settled as well as prep the storage area for the deluge of bins and instruments that have been headed its means. Because it seems, I […]

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Shop Tour & Sub-Panel – The Wood Whisperer

Video – December eleven, 2016 Earlier than we get too far with the renovation particulars, I’d wish to take a minute or two to point out you the storage area itself. I’m working with about 950 sq. ft which is fairly respectable! There are two single automotive storage doorways flanking a double door within the center. I’ve three giant home windows which are all pretty excessive on the wall. The flooring has a big slope and since […]

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LED Shop Lighting – The Wood Whisperer


LED store lighting is an enormous matter of dialogue lately, however that wasn’t all the time the case. Once I chosen the lighting for the Dream Shop, T8 fluorescent lights have been the apparent selection. LED know-how existed however was nonetheless value prohibitive. Even two years after the construct I thought-about retrofitting the area with LED bulbs and as soon as once more I couldn’t justify the fee. However in 2017 (5 years after the preliminary Dream Shop […]

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10 Wood Shop Layout Tips from The Pros


Posted on Mar 30, 2017 Establishing your wood store requires cautious planning to make sure effectivity and optimization of area. However apart from contemplating the format’s effectivity, it also needs to be private. The format varies tremendously based mostly on the woodworker’s specialization, preferences and typically degree of experience. In contrast to flooring layouts which may be replicated from different comparable woodworking outlets, the group and workflow is very depending on the store’s course of. It may […]

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