Work Bench

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Project by gpastor posted 04-05-2011 06:13 PM 3083 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Done at last! To see more go to
work bench #1: mortise and tenon
work bench #2: base assembly
work bench #3: base com work bench #4: Belt sander hack – sanding top
work bench #5: bench top – getting the ends squared up
work bench #6: How tall is your work bench?
work bench #7: What is your Vice ? – Wilton Universal Turret Vise
work bench #8: End vise DIY
work bench #9: Frame for drawers and panels work bench #10: WWAD/HD Finished at last

-- Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained by a righteous life. Proverbs 16:31

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#1 posted 04-05-2011 10:54 PM

Gorgeous bench and excellent craftsmanship. Enjoy!

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#2 posted 04-06-2011 05:16 AM

Nice bench. Nice find on that old Wilton vise. I would like to get my hands on one of those someday. Well done.


-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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#3 posted 04-06-2011 04:20 PM

Thats a very cool workbench! Well done

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#4 posted 04-06-2011 04:29 PM

Wow, that’s nice! You will enjoy that forever. Thanks for sharing with us. Paul

-- Take your time and do it right once.

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#5 posted 04-06-2011 05:41 PM

Just beautiful.

You should/must be a very proud Papa !

-- -- Neil

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#6 posted 04-06-2011 05:49 PM

It’s looking really good.
One wonderful workbench you have now.
And all that wonderful storage space that will add weight to the bench.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 04-27-2011 07:44 AM

Wonderful work bench. Nice blue.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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#8 posted 09-09-2011 10:01 AM

I saw this bench in one of the woodworking magazines and loved it right off. I saved the plans but I don’t have the skill, or money, to build something so beautiful but you did a great job. Love the color too.

-- - Helping other woodworker's

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