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Dream workshop

Dream workshop

Flickr user Mtneer sure has a sweet setup! Click on the link to see a bunch more photos of this workshop and some older ones he’s had. I’m conflicted, however: on one hand, I’m concerned at how neat his shop is — the only mess is a beer can on the bench! On the other hand, if I somehow cleaned my workbench I’d take a picture of it too.


22 thoughts on “Dream workshop

  1. Al says:

    Very cool workshop. I just want to know what the bucket hanging from the ceiling is for? (top left, by the fan).

    Great idea having a roll of paper just under the top of the workbench with a stack of pencils near by.

  2. Volkemon says:

    Nice. I feel a need to clean up my work area now…

    at the bottom of the flickr link it says-

    “items are from between 03 Jun 2006 & 17 Dec 2014.”


  3. Ross Hershberger says:

    I see an Accuphase C-200 preamp and P-300 power amp, from the early ’70s. Great exotic stuff, and excellent choices.

  4. Brenna says:

    That is a great workshop, loaded with all the toys!
    The Fixie Chick

  5. Dre says:

    Just a question, are those copper pipes safe for that compressed air setup?

    1. pipe says:

      I’ve never heard of a downside to using copper pipe, other than cost.

    2. jeff-o says:

      Sure, the company I work for has a whole network of compressed air connections, all linked with standard 1/2″ or 3/4″ copper pipe.

  6. says:

    I am simply overcome with shop envy. This is what I want my shop to look like when I own a house.

  7. Alan Parekh says:

    I am so envious of that setup! Very organized and well equipped.

  8. Chris W says:

    The beer can isn’t a mess. It sends a message. This is a man cave.

  9. Eli Silverman says:

    I wonder if everything is alphabetized as well? As stated, I can’t believe it is that clean. Looks like he built it, but hasn’t used it yet.

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