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#1 posted 12-04-2009 11:23 AM
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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#2 posted 12-04-2009 02:18 PM
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?
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#3 posted 12-04-2009 02:38 PM
I agree it is a nice bench and well built.
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#4 posted 12-04-2009 05:03 PM
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#5 posted 12-04-2009 06:19 PM
Nothing like a project that you can use every day.
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#6 posted 12-04-2009 07:42 PM
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
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#7 posted 12-04-2009 07:49 PM
Looks very sturdy well done.
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#8 posted 12-04-2009 11:32 PM
Nice heavy bench
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#9 posted 12-06-2009 06:56 AM
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.
#10 posted 02-19-2010 06:53 AM
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.
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