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Old 08-25-11, 01:29 PM
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Man Cave

I have a spare bedroom I could turn into a man cave. It's a small narrow rectangular shape (quite cave like actually). Should I do it and what should I put in it?
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Old 08-25-11, 01:34 PM
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a lockable box big enough for the gimp to fit into, a floor drain and a soda fountain.
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Old 08-25-11, 01:36 PM
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Rather than a man cave, build a cube to film the fourth Cube movie. Then lure friends, family, small mammals into it.
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Old 08-25-11, 01:38 PM
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Old 08-25-11, 01:39 PM
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I tell my friends that my man cave is 12 miles from home... it is more affectionately known as "my office".
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Old 08-25-11, 01:52 PM
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I tell my friends that my man cave is 12 miles from home... it is more affectionately known as "my wife".
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Old 08-25-11, 01:53 PM
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Old 08-25-11, 05:16 PM
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If you need a "man cave" you really need a garage.
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Old 08-25-11, 05:36 PM
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something from the Cromagnon era.
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My ideal man cave would have a ton of storage for my stuff- bikes and tools, other tools, computer, tv, stereo, small sofa, bookcases, etc. I almost have such a thing now but it is about half as big as what I need so it is mostly a packet junk room.
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Old 08-25-11, 08:05 PM
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I work from home. As such mine has a desk, several computers, a road bike, piles of cycling clothes, scattered tools, and a bed for when the wife gets sick of me.
Now all I need is a flat screen hdtv with a surround sound and a fridge.
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Old 08-25-11, 08:49 PM
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My Man Cave has a PC, two monitors, a big desk, a big box full of film cameras and photographical what-not, four ukuleles, five acoustic guitars, a resonator guitar, a banjo, a mandolin, 6 assorted amps, 10 or so electric guitars (mostly cheapies), three book shelves, several hundred CDs, three chairs (one of them is empty [well, I'm in it]), a very old dog (asleep), and lots of souvenirs everywhere.

All I need is a futon, but there's no room for anything else, and it would be piled up soon with more junk.

It's pretty much a junk room too, but it's MY junk room.
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I only have a "Man Nook". It is completely open to the lounge room and thus I am commanded to keep it clean and tidy.

Does this negate the manliness of my man-space?
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Old 08-25-11, 10:22 PM
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Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
a lockable box big enough for the gimp to fit into, a floor drain and a soda fountain.
Ugh... this would be a scary man cave. **** Cave.
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Old 08-25-11, 10:41 PM
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put all your toys in there to start. this house turned into my man cave when she left (after 28 years of marriage) now every room has some of my toys, and i never have to put them away
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I loathe the term "man cave". It's a workspace, nothing more.

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Old 08-26-11, 12:21 AM
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Originally Posted by Mr Danw View Post
If you need a "man cave" you really need a garage.
I do... it is a double and has never seen a car but it is full of bicycles and tools.
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my mancave has:
a pissed gaming computer w/suround sound
tool box
bikes/work stand
big tv also w/suround sound
and a huge pile of various sports equipment.
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Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
a lockable box big enough for the gimp to fit into, a floor drain and a soda fountain.
Are you volunteering? If so, I'll need your measurements so I get the correct sized box.
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I loathe the term "man cave". It's a workspace, nothing more.
I like the term "shop". btw nice shop.
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Man Cave?
Should be stocked with NFL cheerleaders.
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That means I have two man caves! Though the garage is getting reorganized at the moment.
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I loathe the term "man cave". It's a workspace, nothing more.

Judging from the number of hammers, I am gonna say that a lot of your problems look like nails.
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