A good way to supplement tool storage in any size shop is with a variety of station boxes. Located at the major stationary power tools and workstations throughout the shop (see the drawing below), these boxes hold a collection of tools essential to the work generally performed in that area. Station boxes can be sized to suit the needs at hand. Charles Piatt, of Glenmoore, Pennsylvania, built his table-saw tool station entirely around his 10-in. saw (see the photo at left), creating five separate compartments to store a wide selection of sawblades and all the tools and accessories he needed to deal with the general operation of that machine. (These include a set of blade-changing
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There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.