Workbench base in progess.... #2: The feet...

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Blog entry by Mike posted 08-03-2007 06:36 PM 1245 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here is the next installment of the workbench base WIP. The feet are glued and cleaned up and I’ve drilled out excess material in the mortises. I’ve got 3 out of 4 mortises cleaned up and the fit it pretty good. I am going to use draw pegs to draw the joints nice and tight.

-- Mike, Charlotte, NC

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#1 posted 08-03-2007 06:49 PM

It is coming along nicely Mike. How big will the bench be when it is done?

-- Bill, Turlock California,

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#2 posted 08-03-2007 06:53 PM

The top is an old maple pattern makers top and it is 2 7/8” x 36” x 69”. The top alone probably weigh 150-200 lbs.

-- Mike, Charlotte, NC

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#3 posted 08-04-2007 01:58 AM

Nice looking joinery.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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