LumberJocks

DIRT CHEAP WOODWORKING

  • Advertise with us
This blog is written by 12strings | 5 entries so far

Latest Entry

Dirt Cheap Workbench Build #3: Vices, End caps, and flattening

145 days ago by 12strings | 6 comments »

So I’ve decided to use 2 pipe clamps for the face vise, and a veneer press screw for the wagon vise. FACE VISE: EARLIER IN THE BUILD, I drilled two holes all the way through the bench from front to back, and durring the glue-up, left spaces for the movable parts of the pipe clamps to be inserted. In use, I can make large movements in the vise by releasing the clamps from the top. Those spaces can fill with shavings, but I can pull them out with my fingers, and if need be, easily pull out the front of the vise and let the small piece drop out to clear the space. I also drilled a series of holes in the apron to serve as additional supports for large boards. So if I was jointin...

Read this entry »

Older Entries


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase