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Project by doordude posted 08-11-2013 12:17 AM 4460 views 7 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch





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FirehouseWoodworking

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#1 posted 08-11-2013 12:28 AM

Very nice! Well done sir!

Cheers!

-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas

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#2 posted 08-11-2013 12:39 AM

Agreed….very nice bench….excellent craftsmanship

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#3 posted 08-11-2013 12:52 AM

Beautiful. I’d put it in the living room.

-- Michael T, Pittsburgh, PA

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#4 posted 08-11-2013 01:15 AM

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/31539

Very nice you should post in the thread above and join the crowd!

-- "....put that handsaw to work and make it earn its keep. - summerfi" <==< JuStiN >==>=->

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#5 posted 08-11-2013 01:23 AM

Awesome!

-- Izzy Swan - A Creative Thinkers approach to Woodworking

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Oldtool

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#6 posted 08-11-2013 01:40 AM

Great looking bench, well done. Fantastic job on the details, nicely crafted.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#7 posted 08-11-2013 04:24 AM

Awesome bench…I can see you spending many hours of enjoyable work on that bench…well done.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#8 posted 08-11-2013 12:56 PM

Beautiful work!

-- Steve http://vaughtwoodworks.wordpress.com

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#9 posted 08-11-2013 02:06 PM

Very good

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#10 posted 08-11-2013 02:21 PM

Incredibly fine bit of woodworking. +1 to Justin’s comment above, also you could add smackdown to your project tags. BTW, Lake Erie vise?

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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Rick Dennington

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#11 posted 08-11-2013 02:42 PM

Outstanding…....!!....One heck of a job on the build…..Beautiful workmanship…..A great bench to pass along to your kids (if you have any), or even your grandkids…...Stellar job…...Thanks for sharing….......

-- " At my age, happy hour is a crap and a nap".....

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#12 posted 08-11-2013 03:22 PM

Excellent!

-- Support woodworking hand models. Buy me a sawstop.

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#13 posted 08-11-2013 04:31 PM

The painted base is a very nice touch.

-- Make furniture that lasts as long as the tree - Ryan

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#14 posted 08-11-2013 06:14 PM

thanks for the kind words. milk paint on the LVL legs, ash top with mahogany strips to break up the looks
the sliding deadman; is in the shape of a wine bottle, do to living in Napa valley, leg vise is from Lake Erie, end vise is a tool I bought in 1974; still works great and just couldn’t part with it. square dog holes, maple TG bottom boards, gramnacy hold fasts, built out the “SHWARZ’S” book of course. It was a fun build; a necessary TOOL to have; that I didn’t know, what, I didn’t know I was missing. so now I know…

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weav

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#15 posted 08-12-2013 12:05 AM

That is my dream bench. Beautiful looking and with necessary attachments.

-- jerry

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