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Project by JFed posted 06-05-2014 07:33 PM 1273 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My very first woodworking project was to build a workbench. I chose a plan that would not bee too difficult for a beginner without a lot of tools but be sturdy enough to last. I then added a dual-screw tail vise.

-- J-Fed, Atlanta, GA, http://www.j-fed.com





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#1 posted 06-05-2014 07:40 PM

Nicely done. Tight joints. Keep those posts coming!

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#2 posted 06-06-2014 03:15 AM

Very nice bench, looks like you did take your time

-- Norman

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#3 posted 06-06-2014 06:33 PM

Nice job.

I think you find the ledge around the table very useful for clamping your workpiece. Maybe even add or replace it to make it 1 1/2 – 2 inch overhang. I use mine for clamping stuff all the time.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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