LumberJocks

TWW/Benchcrafted Split Top Roubo Bench

  • Advertise with us
Project by Thrakintosh posted 12-28-2013 03:07 PM 3414 views 13 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Built under the video tutelage of Marc Spagnuolo (aka The Wood Whisperer) during the first 8 months of 2012. Based on the Benchcrafted Split Top Roubo – utilizing their Glide and Leg vise hardware.

-- Adam - Red Hook, NY





20 comments so far

View 489tad's profile

489tad

2633 posts in 1859 days


#1 posted 12-28-2013 03:34 PM

Beautiful bench. Congratulations.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

View whitebeast88's profile

whitebeast88

3703 posts in 1037 days


#2 posted 12-28-2013 03:45 PM

very nice bench,almost to pretty to work on.enjoy it i know it’ll last a lifetime.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View mafe's profile

mafe

10047 posts in 1936 days


#3 posted 12-28-2013 04:49 PM

It’s a beauty.
The more I see this bench, the more I think they nailed it at Benchcrafted.
If I did not have a wonderful bench, this would no doubt be my choice.
Love your build.
May it serve you well.
Bedst thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View ShaneA's profile

ShaneA

5593 posts in 1445 days


#4 posted 12-28-2013 04:57 PM

Congratulations on a fine build and a great looking bench.

View BTimmons's profile

BTimmons

2271 posts in 1332 days


#5 posted 12-28-2013 06:12 PM

Love that dark leg vise. Great looking bench.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com

View HillWilly's profile

HillWilly

41 posts in 956 days


#6 posted 12-28-2013 06:14 PM

OMG thats SWEET, but you nailed it with good photography also.

-- ...and whether or not it is clear to us, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should...DESIDERATA...Max Ehrmann

View Northwest29's profile

Northwest29

1038 posts in 1337 days


#7 posted 12-28-2013 08:19 PM

Just gorgeous! If I built a bench that nice I am afraid that I couldn’t use it for rear of damage. It looks like a piece of furniture. Well Done -

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

View R_Stad's profile

R_Stad

270 posts in 690 days


#8 posted 12-28-2013 10:40 PM

Beautiful bench – came out great.

-- Rod - Oregon

View CL810's profile

CL810

2696 posts in 1835 days


#9 posted 12-28-2013 10:46 PM

Great build Adam. Will serve you well.

-- "It's amazing how much can go wrong when you think you know what you're doing."

View BenI's profile

BenI

331 posts in 1025 days


#10 posted 12-28-2013 11:09 PM

Great looking bench, nice build!

-- Ben from IL

View BentheViking's profile

BentheViking

1757 posts in 1411 days


#11 posted 12-29-2013 02:23 AM

beautiful. ash and walnut?

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

View tyvekboy's profile

tyvekboy

798 posts in 1860 days


#12 posted 12-29-2013 02:49 AM

Nice Bench. I appreciate how much work you put into it. Congratulations and many happy hours using it.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

View sikrap's profile

sikrap

1085 posts in 2206 days


#13 posted 12-29-2013 02:55 AM

Wow! That’s beautiful. Nice job!!

-- Dave, Colonie, NY

View LeroyTheLips's profile

LeroyTheLips

232 posts in 1095 days


#14 posted 12-29-2013 03:13 AM

Love it

View rmac's profile

rmac

197 posts in 1907 days


#15 posted 12-29-2013 04:20 AM

Very nice. Glad to see that vise pin handle found a good home!

—Russ

-- My table saw laughs at hot dogs. http://thesorteddetails.blogspot.com/

showing 1 through 15 of 20 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com