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Old 07-17-2013, 06:54 PM   #5491
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Nice drawing and ideas!

Re the outfeed table...

Instead of a table, I have a set of conveyer rollers that attach to the saw and the wall opposite the saw -- put them in when you need them, take them out when you don't. Works well for me and takes far less floor space than a table would.

Here's a pic of the rollers -- not mine, but you get the idea:

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Old 07-17-2013, 07:08 PM   #5492
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Nice drawing and ideas!

Re the outfeed table...

Instead of a table, I have a set of conveyer rollers that attach to the saw and the wall opposite the saw -- put them in when you need them, take them out when you don't. Works well for me and takes far less floor space than a table would.

Here's a pic of the rollers -- not mine, but you get the idea:
Right. I chose the table though because it offers storage capacity, plus it will function as the router table, planer outfeed table, spindle sander outfeed table, and it will be used as an assembly table.

Current plan is to have the top be made out of melamine or phenolic plywood to provide a slick surface and have it resist glue/finishes. It takes up a good bit of floor space, but as I only own 1 car that will only be inside when it needs work, it's something I can live with.

Once I move in, I'm going to be looking more closely as to whether or not I can fit some storage above the garage door. It's got a low ceiling height, but if I can at least fit the underbed storage bins, that will be worth it.

The main focus is going to be woodworking for now. I will be building all the furniture for the new house to replace the crappy hand me downs/ikea furniture that I have from being a broke college student.
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Old 07-18-2013, 07:34 AM   #5493
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I'm not sure the 748/916/996/998 is an upgrade over your Daytona, though.
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Old 07-24-2013, 02:38 PM   #5494
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Got the lift working:

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Old 07-25-2013, 07:34 PM   #5495
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Old 07-25-2013, 08:06 PM   #5496
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My work in progress.

So after adding a few more bikes to the collection this year I got the go ahead to build a new home for them.Its nothing big but will give me the room for 4-5 bikes and I can bring my toolbox home from work for the first time in 15 years.
It will be 12.5x16 barn style shed with concrete floor.
Side walls will be 7'.Overall higth will be 12.5' from the ground to the top.








And this is where I am to date.I went with the zero clearance door so I could keep the ead space for storage and such.

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Old 07-25-2013, 10:37 PM   #5497
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I know this has been covered 5000x but where can I get info about epoxy coatings and which to use. Just buying a new garage (with attached house) and want to epoxy the floor prior to moving in.
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Old 07-26-2013, 06:00 AM   #5498
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I know this has been covered 5000x but where can I get info about epoxy coatings and which to use. Just buying a new garage (with attached house) and want to epoxy the floor prior to moving in.

http://advrider.com/forums/search.php?searchid=26168464
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Old 07-26-2013, 05:05 PM   #5499
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I know this has been covered 5000x but where can I get info about epoxy coatings and which to use. Just buying a new garage (with attached house) and want to epoxy the floor prior to moving in.
http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/f...splay.php?f=20

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Old 07-26-2013, 09:41 PM   #5500
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Be prepared to spend some hours here.

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and...... two hours later....

Wow what a time suck.

I've got a big garage I need to figure out. All I need to do is figure out how to get an epoxy floor coating to work and not break me financially. I'll post pics up once I get a chance to get back to the new house.
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Old 07-26-2013, 11:32 PM   #5501
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And so it begins. Started moving in today. Bulk of the move will be tomorrow.

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Old 07-27-2013, 03:42 AM   #5502
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Well it's going to be a 2 bike garage and woodworking shop combo. Car is staying outside permanently.

It's still a big work in progress, but here's the current state of my idea.



Still need to add upper storage cabinets, and refine some more storage ideas.

Here's the plan for the Tablesaw outfeed support. There is an insert that can be moved so that the planer and spindle sander can utilize the outfeed table:



Also, the general purpose workbench bottom rolls out and will be a work table for the motorcycle:

If you can swing it, replace the waterheater with a tankless/on demand setup... not only can you save money on your bills, but you can gain some extra storage room in that nook. Don't worry, I can spend your money just as good as mine...
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Old 07-27-2013, 01:06 PM   #5503
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If you can swing it, replace the waterheater with a tankless/on demand setup... not only can you save money on your bills, but you can gain some extra storage room in that nook. Don't worry, I can spend your money just as good as mine...
I had a tankless in CT, and it was great. This house is a 2008 though so the tank has a long time before it will go bad. I'm cheap so I won't replace it early.
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Old 07-28-2013, 09:18 AM   #5504
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If you can swing it, replace the waterheater with a tankless/on demand setup... not only can you save money on your bills, but you can gain some extra storage room in that nook. Don't worry, I can spend your money just as good as mine...


Are you wanting to replace the vacuum with a tankless water heater?
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Old 08-02-2013, 06:03 PM   #5505
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Also, the general purpose workbench bottom rolls out and will be a work table for the motorcycle:

I had been trying to figure out how I was going to fit a motorcycle lift into the garage without losing a good bit of space. Your idea is a really good compromise. So I'm stealing your idea... just the idea...
Since I am certainly not a carpenter, I'll have to modify the design a bit.

Here's the work bench I've been using. I had plastic shelves with re-purposed ammo cans and plastic totes underneath.



So today I started the first part, rebuilding the bench base so the cart/stand will fit. I still have to cut the plywood for the backing board and lower shelf.



Then we'll start on the cart/stand. It will be 24 inches high and have storage space for the totes I store my bike parts and pieces in.
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