Finaly a work bench

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Project by happy_budah posted 07-04-2014 01:41 AM 1898 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Table top, wagon vise and runners are mahogany and the legs are glued up southern yellow pine. The legs are a through Tennons. I rand 2 threaded rods through the table to help hold it tight. I was able to use some hand planes and a card scrapper to level and clean up the top. Took a while but I finnaly finished it!

-- the journy of a thousand miles begins with a single step " Lou-Tzu"

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#1 posted 07-04-2014 03:28 AM

Very Nice !!

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#2 posted 07-04-2014 06:54 AM

Great looking bench… Congrats!!

-- Dan

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#3 posted 07-04-2014 10:57 AM

Nice looking bench.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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#4 posted 07-04-2014 12:37 PM

Good looking bench, enjoy it.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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#5 posted 07-04-2014 05:08 PM

Nice looking bench! I like the joinery. You’re going to enjoy it every time you’re in the shop.
Thanks for sharing!

-- Being focused on a project is the best meditation, it allows you to live in the moment"

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#6 posted 07-04-2014 05:41 PM

Very nicely done. Hand work is always more gratifying in the end.

-- Brad, Texas,

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#7 posted 07-05-2014 06:15 PM

Great bench and woods are also nicely choosen

-- Norman

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