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Project by Nick_s posted 02-02-2017 01:45 PM 553 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The top was made out of cheery wood then the bottom was made out of pine





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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 02-02-2017 01:54 PM

Good job, Nick. From the photo, looks like a good glue up of the top. Tell us more about the base … what joinery did you use, and why? Would you do anything differently next time?

-- Ron in Lilburn, Georgia.  Knowing how to use a tool is more important than the tool in and of itself.

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RTV

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#2 posted 02-02-2017 03:24 PM

Looks good. I found my old Skill Clamping Sawhorse and decide towork over to make it more useful for me.

-- Ray Vanderpool

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Tooch

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#3 posted 02-03-2017 10:43 AM

Let me flip that image for you, Nick. You did a great job on the bench, don’t be afraid to write a little more about the build process. Like Ron said, tell us about the joinery (mostly mortise & tenons) how you used biscuits to glue up the top, and maybe an area that you struggled with.

Everyone makes mistakes when woodworking, but we wanna hear how you overcame those “oops!” moments.

Great work, bud! you’ll have a nice piece that’ll last a lifetime!

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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