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Project by AKDave posted 04-12-2014 02:30 AM 1677 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A self designed workbench with storage and casters. The drawer fronts are pine with the grain continuing from drawer to drawer. I made it the same height as my table saw so it can double as an infeed table to make it easier to rip full size panel stock. The bench now has a home-made leg vise on the left end with a row of dog holes. The top is reclaimed solid table top with formica surface.

-- AKDave Chugiak, Alaska,

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#1 posted 04-12-2014 02:52 AM

Really beautiful attention to detail. I really like the open areas beneath the top for quick storage.
Nice project.

-- Dennie - Tennessee

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#2 posted 04-12-2014 05:28 AM

A very fine looking bench.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 04-12-2014 10:41 AM

Very nice workbench, beautiful wood and plenty of drawers for storing things and nicely made. Thanks for sharing.

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

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#4 posted 04-12-2014 11:52 AM

Very nice work bench. I like the set up with drawers and handy open areas. Nice lay out.

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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#5 posted 04-12-2014 12:11 PM

That’s a Dandy thanks for sharing.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#6 posted 04-12-2014 12:41 PM

Great bench, Dave!!...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 04-13-2014 12:03 AM

Nice bench. I like the size and scale. I also like the open areas. Great for clearing the top quickly

-- Kurt K.

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#8 posted 04-13-2014 01:21 AM

Nice bench, and you made this while waiting for the glue to dry on the ‘coffin’ ??

Nice attention to detail like the grain continuation.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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