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The Workshop #5: Workbench almost done!

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Blog entry by Milo posted 04-16-2010 03:29 AM 4946 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Wow, I can’t believe it’s almost done. I’ve been banging this workbench together FOREVER, and now I’m almost done. I just have to attach the clamps, do a little sanding on the top, and wha-la-lee, done!

It’s a not a TRUE Nicholson workbench, I didn’t build the in table clamp, but it’s really close. Now I just need to get rid of a couple more things from the shop and I’ll be done.

THEN WHAT WILL I DO?? ARCH! ;-)

When I get the paddle clamp put on, the clamp that is in the left leg and will go on the side, I’ll post the final pictures.

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...



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bigike

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#1 posted 04-16-2010 03:32 AM

having hard time viewing pics?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Ger21

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#2 posted 04-16-2010 03:35 AM

Until he fixes the links, after you click them, delete everything after the .jpg

-- Gerry, http://g-forcecnc.com/jointcam.html

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Milo

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#3 posted 04-16-2010 03:39 AM

Fixed!

-- Beer, Beer, Thank God for Beer. It's my way of keeping my mind fresh and clear...

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stefang

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#4 posted 04-16-2010 11:36 AM

A unique looking bench Milo. I’m trying to figure out how it works. Have you a link for this?

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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BritBoxmaker

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#5 posted 04-16-2010 11:07 PM

Break it in gently. Listen to its needs and it’ll more than fulfill yours.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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bigike

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#6 posted 04-16-2010 11:58 PM

great pics, very nice bench can’t wait to see it done!

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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Beginningwoodworker

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#7 posted 04-18-2010 05:46 AM

Great progress on the workbench.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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