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#1 posted 09-10-2011 03:38 AM


First, I wanted to say hi since we don’t live all that far away from one another (I’m down in Albany, GA). Second, if you haven’t read it already, I highly recommend Chris Schwarz’s first Workbench book. In it, he actually advocates using construction grade lumber due only in part to it’s cheap price. Southern Yellow Pine actually makes a pretty good workbench by all accounts.

Of course, there isn’t anything wrong with using other stuff either ;)

-- "Give me your poor tools, your tired steel, your huddled masses of rust." Yep, I ripped off the Statue of Liberty. That's how I roll!

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