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Project by Bob272 posted 08-04-2017 01:47 PM 1022 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not much to say. It’s functional. Not a torsion box, but flat enough for small assembling. I did assemble it on my torsion box, though.

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#1 posted 08-04-2017 02:38 PM

Nice! What is the size?

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#2 posted 08-04-2017 06:29 PM

That’s nice looking. What wood/finish/stain did you use on the drawer fronts? I like how they turned out.

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#3 posted 08-04-2017 09:15 PM

Dimensions 64” x 24” x 29” high. Drawer depths are 3” or 6”. 6” drawers are 22”, 100% slides; 3” drawers are 19” mounted on 22” 75% slides. Drawer pins and tails 1/2” BB, fronts are clear yellow pine, Minwax “Gunstock,” Minwax semi-gloss spar varnish. Trim red oak. Carcass is 3/4” BB mounted on squared-up 2×4 subframe. Top made from 2 plies 3/4” CDX, sanded, glued, screwed, covered with replaceable 1/4” MDF tacked down with 18 ga nails and sealed with several coats of diluted spar varnish applied with cloth with no sanding between coats.

-- The trouble in repairing with Band Aids is they eventually fall off.

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#4 posted 08-05-2017 03:18 AM

Great looking bench.

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#5 posted 08-05-2017 12:37 PM

This is a beautiful workbench and very practical with lots of nice storage drawers. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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