Mobile Workstation

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Project by MT_Stringer posted 140 days ago 2919 views 30 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished my mobile workstation today. I designed it to provide additional work area with lots of clamping options. But mainly, I wanted a place to set up my dovetail jig or the pocket hole jig. The dovetail jig stores on the middle shelf and there is a small area for glue bottles. The lower shelf looks like it will now be home to my 4 inch dust collection hose when it is not needed.

I wrote a blog documenting the build with lots of additional pics.
Hope you like it.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#1 posted 140 days ago

Great little workstation. Looks like you made it very sturdy.

I’m curious about that ram you have mounted to your Kreg. Very cool!

-- Thank you Lord for the passion and ability to make things from your creation.

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#2 posted 140 days ago

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!


-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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#3 posted 140 days ago

Thats nice…..looks pretty danged handy mike…good build

-- 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 140 days ago

Thanks. I hope to get a lot of use out of the table.
@JoFa – Check out my blog Modifying the kreg Pocket Hole Jig.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#5 posted 140 days ago

Great space saving ideas! Thanks for posting.

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#6 posted 140 days ago

Very nice, I like it!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#7 posted 140 days ago

Wow great looking work station mike, very solid and practical design. You should get a lot of use out of that.
Excellent job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#8 posted 140 days ago

I was curious about the air hoses and what that is for. Looks like a well built unit that will serve you well. My only thought to the design would be to raise the coiled electrical cord up to the glue bottle location so you don’t have to bend over so much to wrap it up. As I get older I tend to think in those terms more often…sigh.

-- "Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art." Frank LLoyd Wright

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#9 posted 139 days ago

Great job!

-- Tim, Glen Burnie, Maryland

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#10 posted 139 days ago

That looks like a affordable and well designed work table .
Like all the clamping possibilities that will make it very versatile and the power bar is a great idea also .

-- Kiefer 松

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#11 posted 139 days ago

Always great to see people creatively come up with new ways to add work space. Thanks for the share -

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#12 posted 139 days ago

Thanks for all the compliments. I hope you get some inspiration for your projects.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#13 posted 139 days ago

This is really cool and very well thought out. Love the design that you came up with. Great job and Im sure there are alot of LJ’s that could def use something like this.

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

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#14 posted 138 days ago

Very nice design.

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#15 posted 137 days ago

This is definitely going on my to-do list. Love the idea of the pneumatic cylinder for the pocket holes also. Thanks for posting.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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