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10,000 Hours #9: My bench is finally complete (pic's included)

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Blog entry by LucasWoods posted 04-18-2015 03:55 PM 1132 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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It has been awhile since my last blog post I have had some long days and work and finals for my two college courses I am taking. Anyways my bench ins finally complete! Over the past two weeks I slowly worked towards getting my bench vice installed, the wood faces for the vice. Just last night I drilled my dog holes. I still need to chamfer the edges on them but I am ready to put my bench to work! I put in about two hours of work on my bench since my last post which brings me up to 11 hours towards my 10,000 hour goal. I will begin my first furniture project sometime this upcoming week. My finals are over after today so I will have a lot more free time. I have some scraps to practice joinery on and learn some techniques etc. before I start my project. More to come on that later and maybe my next post will include a sketchup drawing so you all can comment on how crappy my design is and how I should improve it :).

All suggestions and critiques are welcome throughout my journey to 10,000 hours of woodworking.

Thank you all for reading! Check out my other blog posts too!

-- Colorado Springs, CO



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#1 posted 04-18-2015 03:58 PM

W00T!

Very nice! Just another 20,000 hours of work to go!

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#2 posted 04-18-2015 04:04 PM

Thank you buckethead lol. I will be starting my first real project soon if I don’t come up with some other “small” projects along the way. :)

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#3 posted 04-18-2015 05:59 PM

Congrats looks like a solid bench.

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