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Project by Les Hastings posted 347 days ago 5057 views 77 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the bench that I posted a while back. I’ve had numerous request to do some traveling demonstrations, so I made this knock down stand to set the bench on. Its made out of white oak as well with waterlox as the finish. It breaks down into three pieces and can be easily loaded to hit the road.

Thanks for having a look!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 347 days ago

Very cool work bench Les,It looks like a unique piece of furniture. Great job.

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Boris

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#2 posted 347 days ago

Great job as spected from you, and very handy.
Is This the same base you used in the past demonstration or a new one?
Regards

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michelletwo

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#3 posted 347 days ago

luv the little bench & the decorations just step it up a notch..the fact you can travel with it, sure is a plus

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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ChrisK

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#4 posted 347 days ago

Great looking bench, again another project I would be afraid of damaging and would not use for its intended purpose.

-- Chris K

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theoldfart

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#5 posted 347 days ago

Les, that vise is to die for! Fine workmanship and outstanding design.

-- "Aged flatus, I heard that some one has already blown out your mortise." THE Surgeon ……………………………………. Kevin

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Charles Maxwell

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#6 posted 347 days ago

Outstanding as usual!!! Love the concept. The craftsmanship is superb.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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Surfside

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#7 posted 347 days ago

I really admire those who can make their own. This is very useful! Nice job.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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Sergio

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#8 posted 347 days ago

Great design and construction !!!

-- - Greetings from Brazil - --

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John Ormsby

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#9 posted 347 days ago

Very cool bench Les. Looks like it is fun to use.

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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wood_maestro

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#10 posted 347 days ago

At least someone is traveling with style!!!!! Great bench.Thanks for sharing

-- wood maestro....... Be Well, Do good work, and Stay in touch

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exit116

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#11 posted 347 days ago

so very cool

-- Money: if you do not have fun earning it, have fun spending it, I do not enjoy spending it so I have fun earning it.

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lightweightladylefty

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#12 posted 347 days ago

Les,

That’s what we would call a first-class sawhorse! You really know how to turn practical into beautiful! Very fitting for your incredibly gorgeous workbench.

L/w

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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NormG

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#13 posted 347 days ago

great bench

-- Norman

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hunter71

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#14 posted 347 days ago

Shop furniture for sure. I sure would like it here in Pakistan.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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MShort

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#15 posted 346 days ago

That is the best looking portable bench that I have ever seen. Awesome !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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