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This is re: Cowboy workbench project. The bench is 38” high x 26” deep x 105” long It is of maple, lyptus, osk, & walnut.

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca





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GaryK

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#1 posted 2324 days ago

That is one fantastic workbench!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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sidestepmcgee

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#2 posted 2324 days ago

cool bench, like the walnut.what did you finish the bench with ?

-- eric post, tallahassee FL

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ineedanap

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#3 posted 2324 days ago

Oooh, ahhhh.

Almost too pretty to use.

-- where's my pillow?

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woodup

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#4 posted 2324 days ago

How thick is that table top? Wow, beautiful piece!

-- Michael, Fort Worth, TX. "I wood if I could!"

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Kevin

293 posts in 2561 days


#5 posted 2324 days ago

That is a beautiful bench. I’d be afraid to scratch it.

How can you do that to us, just post one picture like that. We are starving for workbench pics, always.

-- Kevin, Wichita, Kansas

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Blake

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#6 posted 2324 days ago

Geez, this is awesome. Did you design it or find a plan? Its a fantastic tool for your shop as well as an heirloom.

My bench…? Someday… someday.

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 2324 days ago

Now THAT is a workbench!

Great job.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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forkboy

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#8 posted 2324 days ago

Great bench, as Kevin says though, I’d be afraid to use it!!

-- Perth, Australia

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Scott Bryan

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#9 posted 2324 days ago

I agree that more pictures would be nice. That is one nice bench. That would be a compliment to any shop.

Well done!!!!!

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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cobbler

350 posts in 2394 days


#10 posted 2324 days ago

Beautiful. I don`t know if that is a term one can use
about a work bench. Almost too nice to use.
Form truly follows function.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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manilaboy

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#11 posted 2324 days ago

Hey guys! That ain’t a workbench! That is perfection exemplified!

-- "Real jocks do it on a bench"

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ND2ELK

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#12 posted 2324 days ago

Now that’s what I call a real work bench. You did a great job on it.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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Joe Brumley

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#13 posted 2324 days ago

Wow! I have been working very sporadically on mine now for about 6 months. I hope it turns out half as good as yours. I might have to pick your brain at some point about the tail vise. I’m still a little intimidated about making mine. Great job.

-- Joe, Indiana, http://www.crookedshack.com

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Thos. Angle

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#14 posted 2324 days ago

Very well done.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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tjscott

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#15 posted 2324 days ago

I would agree with all comments. More pictures would be very inspiring; it is almost too beautiful to use; I would love to have that in my shop.

It is clear that this must weigh a lot. Very heavy duty and something that will last a long time. I would love to see plans for this one.

Great job!!!!!

-- Tom, Charlotte, North Carolina

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