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Project by bigcody posted 02-14-2012 11:49 PM 2483 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i used a 1×8 and cut out the center for the the saw and used half lap joitns





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StumpyNubs

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#1 posted 02-15-2012 12:04 AM

I love to see a homemade shop fixture! Thanks for posting!

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#2 posted 02-15-2012 01:30 AM

A rough & tumble, down & dirty bench, that will serve you well. Nice job.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#3 posted 02-15-2012 02:13 AM

Creative use of construction material! LOL I have a similar bench, put together with screws so I can make a different one later. LOL I used 3/4 tounge and groove fir that I had with astained and polyed top.

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#4 posted 02-15-2012 04:58 AM

Good mitre station, you should get plenty of use from it.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#5 posted 02-15-2012 07:38 AM

nine is made very simular I have decided to replace it with norms table i got the video and the plans to make the new one should be great the one i have is 10 years old and ill hate to toss it out it has been good but i want the rest of the features the new bench offerd like closed in storage and a way for it to match up to my radial arm saw just like norms congrats on this build it will serve you well mine did

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#6 posted 02-15-2012 04:00 PM

Very effective. Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 02-15-2012 05:12 PM

Nice solid setup.

-- TJ - Perryville, Missouri

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bigcody

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#8 posted 02-16-2012 03:50 AM

i miss printed the beginings. i used 2×8 as you can most likely tell. This table is very strong and ridgid, i will get some more pics soon

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Ben Simms

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#9 posted 02-17-2012 01:47 PM

I like how you notched it at the corners. Nice work!

-- I played with Legos as a kid and I never had the part I thought I needed, so I learned to improvise. Now I'm an engineer with a woodworking hobby.

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