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shop bench with lots of storage #6: ready for face frame...

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Blog entry by Mainiac Matt posted 06-30-2012 12:10 AM 2096 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 5: pedestal done Part 6 of shop bench with lots of storage series Part 7: Face Frame done »

the three drawer boxes are secure to the pedistle, the MDF “cap” is on, the melamine ends are on, and the plywood back panel secure…..

this “chassis” is turning out to be quite the tank…. and I’m getting a little concerned how in the world I’m going to get it down off of my wood working bench :^O

I went ahead and put the drawer fronts on the bottom three drawers, since these are referenced off the bottom…. the other levels will have to wait untill they are installed, as they will reference off the drawer below.

and the top is ready to be installed and banded. This is 1” thick MDF with laminate on both sides. I glued this up over a decade ago as part of a ill conceived plan to make a jumbo sized router table. I wound up buying a Rockler table and this has sat in the corner ever since.

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt



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Mainiac Matt

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#1 posted 06-30-2012 12:17 AM

I must admit that I’m starting to burn out on this project…. as I’ve tallied up my glue up sessions

12 drawers
3 drawer boxes
1 pedistle
1 boxes to pedistle
1 cap over boxes
2 melamine ends
1 back panel
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21 glue up sessions :^O

-- It’s the knowledge in your head, skill in your hands and motivation to create in you heart that makes you a woodworker. - Mainiac Matt

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#2 posted 06-30-2012 12:26 AM

You’re going to end up with a great bench and very handy and usefull.

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#3 posted 06-30-2012 01:37 AM

Yeah, drawers do get on the nerves.. perseverance! You’ll be done soon!

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