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Old Skill Clamping Sawhorse

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Project by RTV posted 02-02-2017 03:57 PM 1276 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was cleaning my Garage and I found my Old Skill Clamping Sawhorse. I thought with a little modification I could use it for my project bench. I had to add some runners to support the widened top.. It’s made of spruce and the jaws are Pine. Working in a wheelchair I need to get under my workbenches and this works great!

-- Ray Vanderpool





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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 02-02-2017 04:06 PM

Cool … I guess this is a kin to the WorkMate (??)

-- 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 04:10 PM

Yes. I had a B&D Workmate years ago I have no idea what happened to it.

-- Ray Vanderpool

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#3 posted 02-02-2017 04:17 PM

LOL….....my workmate is holding up my lunch box planer ….....LMAO :<)) . GREAT JOB

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#4 posted 02-02-2017 06:12 PM

nice. i’ve been wanting to this to one of my workmates…mine needs it bad. thanks for sharing

-- Two is One, One is None

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#5 posted 02-03-2017 09:22 AM

Spruce and pine look great, Ray! Is there any finish on it?

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 02-07-2017 02:51 PM

Just Past wax

-- Ray Vanderpool

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#7 posted 02-10-2017 01:08 AM

Well done, and you already had the base

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#8 posted 02-10-2017 02:32 PM



Well done, and you already had the base

- NormG


Yes and I used to make 3 bread boards works great.

-- Ray Vanderpool

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#9 posted 02-10-2017 02:33 PM



Spruce and pine look great, Ray! Is there any finish on it?

- CFrye


Just Paste Wax

-- Ray Vanderpool

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