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This is my workbench. built about one years ago.Recently, I made workbench cabinet.
Ash (Top, Leg) + walnutbirch plywood for caninet
-- Brian in South Korea
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#1 posted 02-28-2008 09:18 AM
NICE Bench…I love the dovetails!Looks VERY SOLID!
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#2 posted 02-28-2008 09:32 AM
Great looking bench Brian! It looks very sturdy and obviously has plenty of storage right where you need it. I see you have plenty of space to work in at your shop and that is always a plus!
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#3 posted 02-28-2008 12:37 PM
Great looking bench. The dovetail joinery is a really nice detail. And adding drawers to the bench is a smart way of gaining more storage. Nice idea.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#4 posted 02-28-2008 01:16 PM
That is certainly heavy-duty bench and beautiful one. Good idea with cabinet.
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#5 posted 02-28-2008 03:12 PM
Beautiful bench Brian.
-- S. Box --- "But a Constitution of Government once changed from Freedom, can never be restored. Liberty, once lost, is lost forever." - John Adams
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#6 posted 02-28-2008 03:14 PM
That is a great looking bench. I love the storage in the bench. Great Job!
-- John -- Racine, WI -- Woodworking..."It's not just a Hobby, it's an Adventure"
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#7 posted 02-28-2008 04:11 PM
wow…Love the bench…..love the hardwood floor also….
-- My dad was an electrician, but my fathers a carpenter.
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#8 posted 02-28-2008 04:21 PM
Great looking bench Brian.
I am planning on using Ash for my bench too. What size Ash is your top?
-- Kevin, Wichita, Kansas
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#9 posted 02-28-2008 04:21 PM
Very Very nice. WOW
-- Hope Never fails
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#10 posted 02-28-2008 04:30 PM
Great looking bench. I like the drawers and the layout.
-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX
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#11 posted 02-28-2008 04:33 PM
Looks great Brian, how did you make the big dovetail on the end?
-- I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it. - Pablo Picasso
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#12 posted 02-28-2008 04:41 PM
Great bench. Drawers are a nice touch. How big is you shop/schoolCurious about the dove tail as well.Would love to have that kind of shop space.surfdude
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#13 posted 02-28-2008 04:52 PM
Sick bench!, I am about to embark on something very similar and have a couple of questions. First, how did you level the top of the bench? Second, what type of hardware did you use to tighten the base, and about how much did it cost you. Finally, are you in South Korea?
-- Things of the greatest worth are from the Earth. If you tell yourself that something is "close enough" it is not...do it again.
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#14 posted 02-28-2008 04:55 PM
Fantastic looking bench! I love how organized the drawers look. Good work, thanks for sharing.
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#15 posted 02-28-2008 05:28 PM
Dittos! Good design and looks like it will survive the test of time.
-- DaveH - Boise, Idaho - “How hard can it be? It's only wood!”
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