2x4 work bench

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Project by cobra5 posted 01-18-2009 09:14 PM 27131 views 30 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

custom work bench to fit the customers hieght, 6’ long, 3’ deep, top shelf 6.5’ high, table hieght 40”, mdf tops

-- tool time tim aka "cobra5"

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#1 posted 01-18-2009 09:17 PM

I like the simple design.

Add some task lighting under the shelf and a power bar and you are all set to go.

-- BLOG -

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#2 posted 01-18-2009 09:51 PM

Very nice!

-- He said wood...

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#3 posted 01-18-2009 10:10 PM

Looks like one of my first workbenches. Worked for years before I built a new one with more storage. Great job.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 01-18-2009 10:25 PM

Great Lookin Bench

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#5 posted 01-18-2009 10:35 PM

Inexpensive and efficient…what more could you want in a shop. Great job

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#6 posted 01-18-2009 11:37 PM

Better than my first one. Looks nice.

-- Just remember,it was a lone amatuer that built the ark, and a team of experts built the Titanic.

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#7 posted 01-19-2009 03:19 AM

I’m the echo of mranum…mine is cobbled together…things added when needed…and you’ve had a great start that will be very useful.

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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#8 posted 01-19-2009 08:07 AM

Very nice looking work bench.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#9 posted 01-19-2009 07:44 PM

Simple and stright forward. I like it.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#10 posted 02-02-2009 08:53 AM

Hi could u mail me with how you sealed the mdf tops?

-- JR.

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#11 posted 02-15-2009 01:55 AM

Nice workbench!

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#12 posted 02-16-2009 09:44 PM

Simple, yet elegant. Efficient, practical, and useful. Pretty close to perfection if you ask me.

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#13 posted 04-16-2012 03:40 PM

Great design for a workbench.. Simple and clean.

-- I am always trying to find that straight edge

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