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Project by Sipi posted 02-03-2014 12:05 AM 5739 views 25 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Joinery bench made of leftover oak. Finished with danish oil. Thank you for watching.

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#1 posted 02-03-2014 12:29 AM

Looks good, but you need to sweep your shop!

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#2 posted 02-03-2014 12:31 AM

Love it! Where did you get the crank handles?

-- As a tool fool, and an accumulator of stuff, I'm still working on my organizational skills.

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#3 posted 02-03-2014 12:32 AM

I need to build one too.

-- As a tool fool, and an accumulator of stuff, I'm still working on my organizational skills.

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#4 posted 02-03-2014 01:00 AM

Looks real nice and strong. Very useful vice

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#5 posted 02-03-2014 01:18 AM

Well done and you almost had me thinking it could float in the air with the first picture .
Nice place to use up some scrap and make it into a useful vise .

-- Kiefer

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#6 posted 02-03-2014 01:31 AM

What CAP said. Where’s dem handles from? Nice work.

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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#7 posted 02-03-2014 01:41 AM

looks great, looks cold there with all of the snow, keep warm

-- steve, simple and effective

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#8 posted 02-03-2014 01:44 AM

Beautiful! That location is right up my alley, too. I never thought to subject my beautiful finished product to the snow directly :) makes a nice backdrop…

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#9 posted 02-03-2014 01:47 AM

Foarte faina treaba ai facut Sipi. O sa te tina mult si bine.

Nice job Sipi. That’s gonna last you long time.

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#10 posted 02-03-2014 02:17 AM

Okay, please tell us where you got the handles from, I’m withholding my drooling, fawning compliments until you tell us :-)

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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#11 posted 02-03-2014 02:49 AM

Very nice. And YES, where did you get the handles?

-- “When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.” ― Thomas Sowell

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#12 posted 02-03-2014 04:55 AM

Seriously. I’m interested in the handles too.

How is the threaded rod attached to the bench?


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#13 posted 02-03-2014 05:16 AM

My problem is, the screws stick out the front. Other than that, where did u get them hannels!

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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#14 posted 02-03-2014 08:14 AM

For the Jocks interested in the hand wheels this thread from another site covers a lot of info, especially in the comments.

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#15 posted 02-03-2014 09:09 AM

Wonderful project. Looks durable and water resistant perhaps.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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