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New Fangled Workbench

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Project by Kerry Drake posted 10-03-2018 06:59 PM 1017 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I recently re-arranged my shop and found enough room for an honest to god workbench. After more research than is actually healthy, I finally decided on the New Fangled Workbench. The digital plans are not great, but with the sketchup file it is at least decipherable.

The plans call for 3 2×4’s on one side of the top, and I replaced those with a 2×12. Clamps on the top, as a vise, works better than I expected. I have some handmade sketches to add a bank of storage drawers under the bench!

-- Kerry Drake, Loudon NH, http://thenickedfinger.wordpress.com/





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#1 posted 10-04-2018 10:37 PM

Nice build! I had built but ended up to be to large for my shop, had to go mostly set up for sliding miter saw.

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#2 posted 10-05-2018 12:33 AM

Very Nice Project & Well Done Kerry!

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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