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Project by kckevin posted 1729 days ago 1998 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built for the Kansas City Woodworkers Guild’s shop.

-- KCkevin





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 1729 days ago

Looks solid, nice work. I see you read one of the recent article on work benches.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 1729 days ago

Kevin, this is a nice looking bench. It is a tool that any of us would enjoy having in our shop.

What wood did you use in its construction?

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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Rev. Jim Paulson

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#3 posted 1729 days ago

I agree it is a nice bench and well built.

Jim

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Beginningwoodworker

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#4 posted 1729 days ago

Nice workbench!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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mynoblebear

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#5 posted 1729 days ago

Nothing like a project that you can use every day.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind, http://mynoblebear.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 1729 days ago

Nice solid workbench. I’m envious of the room you appear to have in your shop. You can actually walk around your bench!

Nice Job!!!!!!! Merry Christmas!!..............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1729 days ago

Looks very sturdy well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#8 posted 1729 days ago

Nice heavy bench

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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kckevin

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#9 posted 1727 days ago

Scott,
It’s all Hard Maple.

Jim,
I wish I could claim the shop space as my own, but it belongs to the Guild and our friends at the KC Woodturners’ Assoc.
Merry Christmas to you as well.

-- KCkevin

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kckevin

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#10 posted 1652 days ago

Finally, got around to getting this bench finished up. I had to cost cut a bit and went with steel screws for the twin-screw vise. Save the Guild at least a hundred dollars going that way. I love Big Wood Vise’s big wooden screws but I can’t afford them most of the time. The bench will be on display and used this weekend at The Woodworking Show in Overland Park, Kansas.

-- KCkevin

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