Grandpa's Workshop Part Deux - Fine Homebuilding

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Grandpa's Workshop Part Deux

comments (1) June 11th, 2012 in Project Gallery
Tom_Newtown_CT Tom_Newtown_CT, member

Antique Delta Machines, including: drill press, radial arm saw, band saw, planer/joiner, lathe and jig saw.
Antique Delta Machines, including: drill press, radial arm saw, band saw, planer/joiner, lathe and jig saw.Click To Enlarge

Antique Delta Machines, including: drill press, radial arm saw, band saw, planer/joiner, lathe and jig saw.


My grandfatther was a woodworker for his entire life. After be passed away last year, I was fortunate enough to inherit his Delta woodworking machines from the late forties to early fifties. Once I had the chance to rewire and refurbish most of the machines, I finished up the new workshop to give them a fitting new home, including the 75+ year old workbench.


Design or Plan used: My Own Design - Tom M.
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Comments (1)

TheTimberTailor TheTimberTailor writes: Tom,

It's great to see your grandfather's legacy live on. Too often the old tried-and-true tools and machines get cast aside and deteriorate into uselessness. Nice work in preserving this collection.

Matt Jackson
Posted: 10:56 pm on June 11th

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