19 August 2010

My new Workbench

Okay,  it's no bench, but my new place for nearly all my table saws and drills....
On Thursday I went to my favorite shop for machine tools and felt like a child on christmas........ There are so many things I'd like to have, but I only bought a new drill stand, a new proxxon handtool (my third, because I  like to have one on the small drill stand, one with a flexishaft and one with steel collets for extremly exact working) with transformer and some "toys" for my husband. Did I say "only"???
When I came home, I had no place to put all my new machinery. What a surprise LOL! On Wednesday I found, that I needed new dust masks. So we had to go to Bauhaus (a big DIY store in Germany), which is located directly beside IKEA - - - what a coincidence....   So we went looking for a shelf  - and found it.It fits exactly. 1mm more and it would have been tooooooo big. It took me 1/2 hour to squash it between the window and the wooden shelf, which I had to clear out first, because I had to shove it to the left as far as it was possible (3cm).
And because I was occupied with shopping and squashing, I haven't had the time to post. - and to make miniatures. The show in Gießen will be in 2 weeks. I think it's time for a little PANIC! But I want to make shaker boxes. So I needed this new drill stand and so one thing leaded to another.... but now I'm happy with my new work place and panicking because of too little time.


  1. You'll find a lot of people that eny you now. That's a fantastic workplace. We expect a lot of minis from you now LOL

  2. You will have a lot of fun with your new toy...tools.

  3. ¡Que buen sitio para trabajar! veo que tienes un buen equipo. Ahora a no panicar y trabajar haciendo las cajas :)
    Besos Clara

  4. Oh Neid,das hätt ich auch gern so ordentlich aufgestellt,alles beinander .Freu ich mich für dich :-))! LG,Jeannette

  5. Don't you just love shopping for things that you enjoy!!! I feel that way when I go to an art store! Thank you so much for your blog visit and your sweet comment. Your work is amazing!!! Hugs, Terri


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