Child's Folding Workbench

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Project by Stephenw posted 03-03-2013 02:50 PM 1833 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A Workmate, probably the greatest invention for a shop with limited space.

I built this two years ago for my son for Christmas. This is a fully functional miniature that I built from scratch.

It’s not a nice mini Roubo, but my son likes it.

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#1 posted 03-03-2013 03:29 PM

Wow that’s amazing,great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 03-03-2013 03:51 PM

That’s what I like to see starting them young. Great job on the bench may it have many hours of use

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#3 posted 03-03-2013 05:07 PM

That is sweet….nice build Stephen…

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#4 posted 03-04-2013 01:29 AM

That’s terrific. You’re starting your son out right, for sure.

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#5 posted 03-04-2013 01:56 AM

Awesome! Looks more solid than anything you could buy.

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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#6 posted 03-04-2013 02:50 AM

Nice job on the bench. Glad to see him in the shop enjoying himself.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#7 posted 03-06-2013 03:06 PM

Great looking and sturdy mini bench! Nice to see that he’s enjoying it just like his Dad. Well done!

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#8 posted 03-06-2013 03:17 PM

Awesome! Keep the interest going. I’m sure he’ll absorb anything you throw at him.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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