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Lex Luthier
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This used to be my bedroom, until I adopted my sister's old bedroom, and decided to turn my old room into a full blown workshop.

Drillpress and workbench. The drummers stool you can see is a nice little seat, I find.

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Here you can see my router table, air cleaner and bandsaw.

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This is a shelf I flipped upsidedown and fastened to the wall right under the closet shelf, giving me an extra shelf. I also added a board that has all my rulers and nut slotting files and saws hanging.

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Here is an old desk I converted into a workbench. I love how everything is now so organized.

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Here is my router table, along with my templates which are now hanging.

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Here is the old downstairs shop as it now looks.

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This is my new Bandsaw! :D I'm getting the height attachment riser in a week or so. My sister's boyfriend will be getting my old 8" bandsaw.

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My virgin eyes!!! :D You got some.. umm interesting pics in your shop B) So how much do you estimate all that stuff cost you? And does that dust collector do a good job, because i can easily see that room becoming covered with dust and very hard to breathe in.

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i can easily see that room becoming covered with dust and very hard to breathe in.

That's why I bought it. B)

In a rough estimate I'd say I have over $3000 :D worth of tools in both rooms, plus I still have my eye on a thickness sander, jointer and second router. :D

Yeah, it used to be my bedroom, and I feel my new room looks more mature without half naked woman all over the walls.

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Did you make the templates with a scroll saw? If not, how did you go about making them?

Cut them out on my bandsaw, then sanding on the outer edges and filing on the inner edges.

Here's a new spindle sander I just got today, it was $80 off, so I though it was a great time to pick one up.

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I'm also looking at a second router and jointer.

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