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Project by Montezuma45 posted 766 days ago 1350 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the workbench that I’m making for a wedding present. This one isn’t as thick (about 1.25”) and the strips are about 1.66”. It’s slightly over 7’ long.

Okay, I’m almost finished now. The 5 pictures are:
1. The bench top.
2. Pieces I use to lift the bench off the ground. The 2” x 6” is hard to make out but it has two cams drawn out on it for cutting at the band saw. A finished piece is to the right with two cams and a step bar. Below are the two sets for the wheels.
3. Everything is mounted and in the rolling position (when right side up).
4. This is in the solid position (non-moving), notice the position of the wheel setup compared to the clamp.
5. As you can see, there are 3 sections that can have drawers added to this base.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 766 days ago

What a great gift that will make. Nice going…...........Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Ralph

158 posts in 765 days


#2 posted 759 days ago

Very nice bench. Great gift.
I especially like the bench lifts, very clean design. I will probably ‘lift’ the design….

-- The greatest risk is not taking one...

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Montezuma45

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#3 posted 759 days ago

Pretty straight forward. The cams are basically, 4” x 9” with the “stem” being 1.25”. The only thing is to offset the hole by 3/4” for the lift.

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