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Project by walnutcase78 posted 06-09-2012 12:50 AM 5325 views 5 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this as my second adventure into woodworking as a hobby. I ordered the plans from Lee Valley and pretty much followed them to the letter other than replacing the drawer fronts with solid beech vice trimmed ply. The walnut stain I chose turned out to be way darker than I had anticipated. Next time, I will either go lighter, or us a dark wood from the start. The body is made of paneled ply and beech with ply drawers and heavy duty full extension drawer slides. Lastly, I plan on staining prior to any assembly from now on. It may take longer but the results will be much better than the bleed through I got from taping things out. Overall I really enjoyed this project, and am ready to move onto the next one.

-- Bradley





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abie

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#1 posted 06-09-2012 12:55 AM

Your pictures are a skew….
Very difficult to understand and view.
please re submit..
TNX

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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#2 posted 06-09-2012 02:24 AM

Shop storage project nicely done.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#3 posted 06-09-2012 04:14 AM

it looks great, very nicely done!

-- Dale, Oregon

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#4 posted 06-09-2012 06:45 AM

great job. I would have enjoyed a blog of your progress, maybe next time. Keep up the great work.
Angela

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#5 posted 06-09-2012 11:23 AM

Neck strain!

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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walnutcase78

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#6 posted 06-09-2012 02:46 PM

Sorry all, pictures were a skew. I removed them and reposted.

-- Bradley

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#7 posted 06-10-2012 12:42 AM

Nice looking workbench

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#8 posted 06-10-2012 01:11 AM

very cool looking workbench.

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