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Forum topic by root posted 382 days ago 608 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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382 days ago

I’‘m building a split top Roubo bench and saw on some blog someone who used heavy duty levelers in the legs to level the bench on an uneven floor. Does anyone out there know of a source of these levelers that will hold 3-500 pounds of workbench? Thanks for the help.


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#1 posted 382 days ago

Are you going to be moving it around regularly?

If it’s likely to stay put, how about wood shims as needed, applied with a dot of hot melt glue? Mark where it sits and it will always be level there.

Kindly,

Lee

-- "...in his brain, which is as dry as the remainder biscuit after a voyage, he hath strange places cramm'd with observation, the which he vents in mangled forms." --Shakespeare, "As You Like It"

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#2 posted 381 days ago

These are the ones I purchased for a bank of shop cabinets I’m making and this is the cheapest price I found them (they were even less when I bought them): http://www.wwhardware.com/heavy-duty-leg-leveler-sygheavy-m10x75

-- Matt, Illinois, http://www.reintroducing.com

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#3 posted 381 days ago

McMaster Carr sells some nice heavy duty Acme thread levelers. 1500# capacity for $9.09 ea.
http://www.mcmaster.com/#catalog/119/1363/=m7muuk

-- "I work so I can fish"!

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#4 posted 381 days ago

McMaster Carr sells some nice heavy duty Acme thread levelers. 1500# capacity for $9.09 ea.
http://www.mcmaster.com/#catalog/119/1363/=m7muuk

Scroll to the bottom of the page to see the Acme thread levelers.

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