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Project by Dan posted 11-05-2011 06:37 PM 1917 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted a smaller work bench for my shop to use as an assembly table and extra bench top space. I made this out of red oak and silver maple. The top is made from a couple slabs of silver maple and oak that I had. Its an inch and half thick. Frame of the bench is all oak with through tenons for the bottom stretchers and half laps for the other supports. Tenons are pegged with a dowel and all the half laps were glued/screwed and plugged. Top is 45 12×32 in.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"





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Brandon

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#1 posted 11-05-2011 06:53 PM

Great looking table, Dan. Did you have to build it because all of your other workspace is covered with hand planes? ;-) I love those through tenons, by the way.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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Woodwrecker

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#2 posted 11-05-2011 10:43 PM

Nice job Dan.
It looks strong enough to hold a Chevy.
That should last you quite a while.
Those through tenons set it off visually as well.

-- Eric, central Florida

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Roger

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#3 posted 11-07-2011 03:50 AM

looks pretty d__ stout to me. very good

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#4 posted 11-07-2011 03:52 AM

Good solid build

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 11-07-2011 05:07 PM

Very nice assemply table. The straight grained Red Oak for the legs looks nice.

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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