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Work bench

10-22-2018 01:43 AM by SweatyTeddy

Build or buy a work bench? It seems like a huge project and I would love to t...

4 10-22-2018 04:12 AM
View Newage Neanderthal's profile

Work bench smack down

11-04-2011 09:18 PM by Newage Neanderthal

After a comment on my bench about a bench off, I thought its a great idea. T...

18321 10-22-2018 03:19 AM
View bilyo's profile

Magnetic Switch

10-19-2018 09:49 PM by bilyo

I just bought a Shop Fox magnetic switch for my table saw. The switch is rate...

8 10-20-2018 01:39 PM
View SMP's profile

Any woodworkers also work with metal and have something to protect their workbench?

10-18-2018 06:52 PM by SMP

Currently my “workbench” is either my table saw or a Craftsman wo...

8 10-20-2018 12:42 AM
View Wstein's profile

outfeed/workbench/assembly table

10-15-2018 01:28 PM by Wstein

I am looking to build myself a new outfeed/workbench/assembly table. i am th...

4 10-19-2018 04:29 PM
View superstretch's profile

What kind of music?

05-23-2011 06:52 PM by superstretch

When the machines stop whirring and you’re doing things like drawing pl...

2686 10-17-2018 09:33 PM
View Artie623's profile

It's getting cold... but should be finished-up next spring

10-15-2018 03:43 AM by Artie623

Living in Maine un-heated outdoor buildings have a short seasonal life…...

5 10-15-2018 01:53 PM
View Flyfisherlady's profile

woodshop in making

09-26-2018 04:53 PM by Flyfisherlady

Hello,I’m in process of moving my shop from a basement shop that would ...

8 10-12-2018 10:58 PM
View SMP's profile

Thoughts on 5' vs 6' workbench for hand tool/hybrid woodworking?

10-12-2018 03:44 PM by SMP

I am going to start building a Nicholson style workbench using the plans from...

10 10-12-2018 09:30 PM
View mathguy1981's profile

Vise/Bench Grinder creative placements

09-27-2018 12:27 AM by mathguy1981

Hi all, I’m looking to design a miter saw station that had a lot of ...

6 10-12-2018 03:28 PM
View DrPuk2U's profile

Inherited Pole Barn Shop

10-08-2018 05:49 PM by DrPuk2U

My wife and I are in the process of buying a new home in Oregon. Early this ...

10 10-10-2018 07:27 PM
View thechipcarver's profile

Stop what you are doing and take a picture.

10-02-2018 05:34 PM by thechipcarver

Just something a little different. No cleaning up, don’t organize, j...

27 10-10-2018 01:27 AM
View Blu448's profile

What dust collector to buy

02-19-2018 03:26 PM by Blu448

Hey guys I’m new to the forum and to woodworking and looking for some help...

16 10-07-2018 08:59 AM
View bilyo's profile

Heater Thermostat Wiring

09-27-2018 08:11 PM by bilyo

I recently purchased a 5000 w electric heater for my shop. I will put in a 30...

17 10-05-2018 09:49 PM
View TerryDavis's profile

Help me design my shop layout (Sketchup)

09-30-2018 02:18 PM by TerryDavis

I’ve been on this site for years and haven’t posted much. I’...

6 10-02-2018 10:28 PM
View pdalton's profile

Clear protective finish for new Workmate top?

09-19-2018 10:04 AM by pdalton

Just received a new B&D Workmate 425. The 3 planks for the top surface a...

6 09-29-2018 08:36 AM
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09-24-2018 03:14 PM by rwe2156

What has worked for you? I’ve tried the expanded metal looking ones ...

10 09-26-2018 09:28 PM
View RobHannon's profile

Tool storage during transition

09-24-2018 03:11 PM by RobHannon

Question for any of you that have gone from an existing shop to making your o...

1 09-24-2018 05:19 PM
View nitehorse's profile

Insulating a pole barn

09-08-2018 07:43 PM by nitehorse

I just finished the roughing in of a pole barn type addition to my garage of ...

10 09-24-2018 12:29 AM
View Rink's profile

New workshop

09-20-2018 08:24 PM by Rink

We had some flooding and mold in our basement which required some remediation...

1 09-20-2018 08:48 PM

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