Company Name: LRG WoodCrafting
Contact Name: Leo G
Location: Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Year Founded: 1997
Sq. Footage: 2,680
Architectural Millwork - Custom Millwork
Architectural Millwork - Doors & Windows
Architectural Millwork - General
Architectural Millwork - Millwork Installer
Architectural Millwork - Moldings
Cabinets - Cabinet Installers
Cabinets - Custom Cabinets
Cabinets - General
Cabinets - Kitchen & Bath Cabinets
Cabinets - Residential Cabinetry
Furniture - Custom Furniture
Woodworking - General
Delta Rockwell - 3 pcs 3HP Shapers
Other - Jet 3HP 15" Planer
Delta Rockwell - 3HP 6 x 108 Oscillating Edge Sander
Delta Rockwell - DJ 20 8" Jointer
Delta Rockwell - 16 1/2" 3/4HP Drill Press
Other - Self Made Router Duplicator
Other - Bocsh 2HP 1613 EVS Router
Other - Bosch 1 3/4HP Router
Other - Bosch Trim Router
Dewalt - 12v Drills & Saws
Other - Jet 750 CFM Air Filter
Other - W&H Molding Machine
Other - Campbell Housfeld 11 CFM 60 Gal Compressor
Kreg - Foreman Pneumatic Pocket hole machine
Delta - 3HP 10" Unisaw
Other - Onieda 2 1/2 HP Cyclone Dust Collector
Other - Hitachi 8 1/2" slider chop saw
Other - Hitachi 12" slider chop saw
Other - 2pcs 18V Compact Lithium-Ion Drill
Other - Kremlin 10-14 & MVX AIRMIX Gun
Other - Jet 10" 3HP Unisaw
Other - Bosch Colt Router
Other - Bosch Barrel Grip Jigsaw
Other - Paslode Gas Framer Gun
Other - Paslode Gas 16ga Trim Gun
Other - Senco 1/4" Crown Stapler
Other - Senco 23ga Pin Nailer
Other - Bostich 16ga Nail Gun
No windows?That would drive my guys nuts...more than they are already.How cold does it get inside in the winter months?
looks like a nice set up. I'm interested in the spray booth setup. are those filters on bottom and what type of exhaust fan are you using. I'm looking to do something with my spray area. I'm in Sherman, CT.
The blue areas are filters. The ones I get are 3' x 9' and I use two of them. I am still testing this setup. I feel I can do better. The fan I have is pretty powerful. It is a 36" tubeaxial fan with a 3HP 3Ph motor. It draws 17,570 CFM (Grainger 7F864). I am thinking of adding more filters, maybe making the whole wall a filter area. If you wanted to come by and take a look, you can. The room is set up to be a semi downdraft booth. The intake filters are on the ceiling at the opposite side of the room. The air flows in a diagonal pattern downward. It works pretty well but has some turbulent spots. If you need more answers just ask.
Dennis Y [12/06/2006]
You bought yourself some real great equipment for the work that you do. They are fantastic by the way. Dust collection appears to be a challenge in your shop. I suggest a bigger dust collector (3hp)where several machines can group together inside your shop. The air filtration system works best right above your tablesaw or shaper/router tables.
love thecherry ent center. i'm a one man shop in ca.one Q. how much did you charge? i'm tryin' to get a fix on pricing my own work. would appreciateany help.
Mike, if you want to discuss pricing use my email address, just click on my contact name at the top of the page.
Nice setup Leo. Took a look at your home site and just wanted say you do some great work.
Leo, I am most impressed with the fine detail and amazing craftsmanship displayed by your quality work. Your talent and commitment to excellence really shows. Kudos to you for keeping the art of custom woodcrafting alive. You are a credit to the industry!
Leo, I enjoy the photos of the work you do. Influenced by Asher Benjamin?
Well Done.See ya around CT.
Eat your heart out New Yankee Workshop!
Nice setup Leo, amazing work too!
Larry Edgerton [01/15/2012]
I am about to switch from Contracting/woodworking to just woodworking, getting too old to climb. I love working just in the shop, and I tried it a few years ago but had too many payments. My new shop/home complex is paid for, and most of my tools are paid off, so its about time to try it again. Looking forward to it, tired of competing with hacks and dealing with subcontractors.
I like the classics, and I'm sure that you get a bit more of that out east, but I learned long ago to just say "Yes I can" to projects that may not be what I want to do exactly. Can't always have a challange.
Nice work. Must have had a few hours in that entryway. Looks awesome.
Kenneth Howald [11/15/2012]
Very nice setup. You do beautiful work.