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mustgobigger
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My New Classic telescope Workshop.....
      #5846624 - 05/07/13 09:07 PM Attachment (43 downloads)

still in transition but i will get some work done this winter
when the weather is bad here in the midwest.
here is a pic a month ago.


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846629 - 05/07/13 09:08 PM Attachment (28 downloads)

added lights...electric...vacuum system....and a bunch of tools.

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846632 - 05/07/13 09:08 PM Attachment (29 downloads)

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846633 - 05/07/13 09:08 PM Attachment (21 downloads)

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846634 - 05/07/13 09:09 PM Attachment (18 downloads)

screws and supplies

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846636 - 05/07/13 09:09 PM Attachment (18 downloads)

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846639 - 05/07/13 09:10 PM Attachment (17 downloads)

home made air filtration system

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846642 - 05/07/13 09:11 PM Attachment (14 downloads)

bought this second router table

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846645 - 05/07/13 09:13 PM Attachment (16 downloads)

for 40 bucks for a permanent dovetail setup.
porter cable dovetail jig in box


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846652 - 05/07/13 09:16 PM

still working on it....

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846654 - 05/07/13 09:17 PM

Nice set of tools and a well lit space.

Make it all so much easier....enjoy!


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: herrointment]
      #5846658 - 05/07/13 09:18 PM

Looks great Brian!

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: sgorton99]
      #5846664 - 05/07/13 09:24 PM

What vacuum system is that?

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mustgobigger
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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: turk123]
      #5846728 - 05/07/13 10:01 PM

actually its a dual system.
2.5" pvc along the wall with 1.5 hp delta dust collector
and on the other end i have my rigid shop vac with vortex
collector inline.
i can run both at same time or just one with a gate.
same with air filter above....i run it after for 15 minutes
with gate open all the way....i use 1 micron furnace filters
for that...about 8 bucks each.
some of the tools just have a pvc cap to close off vacuum
so i just run one tool vac at a time....works pretty good.


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846734 - 05/07/13 10:06 PM

Man--nice! Really nice!

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: GeneT]
      #5846770 - 05/07/13 10:25 PM

Nice, but all those tools (I see lots of saws/drills) are definitely gonna scare some scopes!
Brian


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5846803 - 05/07/13 10:38 PM

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Very nice and organized! And, I spy a spatula!


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: Datapanic]
      #5847136 - 05/08/13 04:29 AM

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Quote:

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Very nice and organized! And, I spy a spatula!




thats for flipped optics...


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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... new [Re: mustgobigger]
      #5847474 - 05/08/13 10:20 AM

Brian looks like you are about ready for a filter change. Mike

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Re: My New Classic telescope Workshop..... [Re: mikey cee]
      #5847487 - 05/08/13 10:27 AM

Very nice Brian. Where is the milling machine and lathe?

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