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Project by Thrakintosh posted 112 days ago 2122 views 12 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





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489tad

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#1 posted 112 days ago

Beautiful bench. Congratulations.

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

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#2 posted 112 days ago

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

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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mafe

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#3 posted 112 days ago

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.

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ShaneA

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#4 posted 112 days ago

Congratulations on a fine build and a great looking bench.

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BTimmons

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#5 posted 111 days ago

Love that dark leg vise. Great looking bench.

-- Brian in Arlington, TX

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HillWilly

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#6 posted 111 days ago

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

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Northwest29

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#7 posted 111 days ago

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."

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R_Stad

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#8 posted 111 days ago

Beautiful bench – came out great.

-- Rod - Oregon

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CL810

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#9 posted 111 days ago

Great build Adam. Will serve you well.

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

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BenI

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#10 posted 111 days ago

Great looking bench, nice build!

-- Ben from IL

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#11 posted 111 days ago

beautiful. ash and walnut?

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

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tyvekboy

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#12 posted 111 days ago

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

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA

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sikrap

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#13 posted 111 days ago

Wow! That’s beautiful. Nice job!!

-- Dave, Colonie, NY

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LeroyTheLips

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#14 posted 111 days ago

Love it

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rmac

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#15 posted 111 days ago

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/

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