Instructables: exploring - workshop - bench http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:28:37 PST BLOX v1.01 Chevy Tailgate Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevy-Tailgate-Bench/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:48:30 PST
Big oak table http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-oak-table/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:21:23 PST
Soft jaws for your bench vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Soft-jaws-for-your-bench-vise/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:59:04 PST
Maker/Work Bench From Scrap Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/MakerWork-Bench-From-Scrap-Wood/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:38:01 PST
an old fence made into a simple cedar chest http://www.instructables.com/id/an-old-fence-made-into-a-simple-cedar-chest/
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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 06:47:43 PST
Outdoor Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Bench/
Outdoor Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/4W32/I2D6Q944/FI24W32I2D6Q944.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour I wanted to make a nice outdoor bench using as much reclaimed wood as possible. Ideally it would have been 100% reclaimed or recycled lumber but I settled for using new lumber for the frame of the bench and pallet wood/staircase parts for the seat, back, and arm rests. This is a relatively quick a...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:07:51 PST
Chevron Wood Bench with Hairpin Legs! http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevron-Wood-Bench-with-Hairpin-Legs/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 14:36:16 PST
The tools you need to build a bench out of pallet wood http://www.instructables.com/id/The-tools-you-need-to-build-a-bench-out-of-pallet-/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 06:26:48 PST
Child's Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Childs-Workbench/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 07:20:32 PST
Rolling Drawer Desk/Craft Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Drawer-DeskCraft-Station/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:52:26 PDT
Restoring a garden bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-garden-bench/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:58:59 PDT
Saw Workbench Area Retrofit http://www.instructables.com/id/Saw-Workbench-Area-Retrofit/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:38:22 PDT
Sandpit With Integrated Bench Seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Sandpit-With-Integrated-Bench-Seats/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:28:23 PDT
Choosing A Bench Vise http://www.instructables.com/id/Choosing-A-Bench-Vise/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 12:05:12 PDT
Kids' Desk with removable booster seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Kids-Desk/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 19:23:43 PDT
The Reclaimed Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reclaimed-Bench/
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:42:46 PDT
Garden Bench Refurb http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bench-Refurb/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:38:05 PDT
BenchBox http://www.instructables.com/id/BenchBox/
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:39:59 PDT
Easy to make bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-to-make-bench/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 05:39:08 PDT
How to paint MDF: quick tip http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-paint-MDF-quick-tip/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:09:08 PDT
Garden Fireplace with Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Fireplace-with-Bench/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:22:04 PDT
zero-emissions reclaimed bench http://www.instructables.com/id/zero-emissions-reclaimed-bench/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:24:53 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
Woodworkers Bench Vise From An Old Clamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Woodworkers-Bench-Vise-From-An-Old-Clamp/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:11:48 PDT
Workbench with Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-with-Storage/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:47:57 PDT
Low-Cost Standing Workbench - No Screws Needed! http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Standing-Workbench-No-Screws-Needed/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:53:52 PDT
Log Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Bench/
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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:02:52 PDT
Garden swing bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-swing-bench/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:23:22 PDT
Vintage Inspired Slat Table/Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Slat-TableBench/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:31:32 PDT
Superhero Kids Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Kids-Bench/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:26:27 PDT
Pallet Wood Bench and Gabion Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Bench-and-Gabion-Table/
Pallet Wood Bench and Gabion Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/O7AR/HWXLH1Z6/F1VO7ARHWXLH1Z6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/O7AR/HWXLH1Z6/F1VO7ARHWXLH1Z6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1V/O7AR/HWXLH1Z6/F1VO7ARHWXLH1Z6.SMALL.jpg blissful2015 Green design gives us the opportunity to be extra creative. When materials or objects have served their original purpose, and are put in the category of "waste" (what an absurd concept anyway!), we give them new life by uncover their potential and beauty, and celebrate them in new ways.These ben...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 10:03:43 PDT
pallet bench http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-bench-2/
pallet bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/HTL5/HWXKCYXN/FI2HTL5HWXKCYXN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/HTL5/HWXKCYXN/FI2HTL5HWXKCYXN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/HTL5/HWXKCYXN/FI2HTL5HWXKCYXN.SMALL.jpg soldierman86 one pallet cut in hand.attached in the back.sand with 12o primed and painted..blue sky white cloud haze stain
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:52:32 PDT
Bench and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-and-Planter/
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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:29:12 PDT
Concrete Garden Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Garden-Bench/
Concrete Garden Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/DMWS/HWLD17ZC/FDWDMWSHWLD17ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/DMWS/HWLD17ZC/FDWDMWSHWLD17ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/DMWS/HWLD17ZC/FDWDMWSHWLD17ZC.SMALL.jpg rubenrijst As an Architectural engineering student I learn a lot about building with concrete. The funny thing is that I never used concrete in my life. So I was going to change that and make something out of concrete. The first thing I came up with was a concrete garden bench. So here we go!If you like this p...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 02:50:38 PDT
pallet bench http://www.instructables.com/id/pallet-bench-1/
pallet bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/OMI0/HW37OVHX/FBVOMI0HW37OVHX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/OMI0/HW37OVHX/FBVOMI0HW37OVHX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/OMI0/HW37OVHX/FBVOMI0HW37OVHX.SMALL.jpg logger125 easy to build outside bench make a cut As you can see the first step is very easy. All I did was cut a pallet. Then I folded it up so I made the backside the backrest take another pallet apart Having a good pry / wedge bar really come in handy. The wide surface when you pry helps to not snap t...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 17:48:48 PDT
Pallet Top Benches and tables http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Top-Benches-and-tables/
Pallet Top Benches and tables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXE/YPAB/HW0FWNPG/FXEYPABHW0FWNPG.SMALL.jpg BenjY666 at my work we have a lot op wood pallet tops we can't re- use so they al go to wast. So i got the plan to make some garden furniture out of them. A working buddie dropt of a load of pallet tops and i started to puzzle with the following result. I used 3 pallet tops 1m20 x 1m201 complete top fo...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:56:16 PDT
Durable Hardwood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Durable-Hardwood-Bench/
Durable Hardwood Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/D0IS/HVR00V6W/FFPD0ISHVR00V6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/D0IS/HVR00V6W/FFPD0ISHVR00V6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFP/D0IS/HVR00V6W/FFPD0ISHVR00V6W.SMALL.jpg rubenrijst This is a very simple tutorial. I made this bench about 3 months ago. It's a simple design for a bench that will last a long time. Materials - 2 concrete blocks - hardwood 2"x3" (45mmx70mm)- Inox screws- Threaded wire (M8)- Heatshrink Make it! Step 1: Mill the wood. I bought hardwood pieces of...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 15:19:29 PDT
Bench power supply using PC power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/Bench-power-supply-using-PC-power-supply/
Bench power supply using PC power supply - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/YUYB/HV72C3PD/FIKYUYBHV72C3PD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/YUYB/HV72C3PD/FIKYUYBHV72C3PD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/YUYB/HV72C3PD/FIKYUYBHV72C3PD.SMALL.jpg klilly1 This comes in handy for testing most DC circuits that use 1.2 VDC up to 20 VDC. Total cost was less the $20. I know that this doesn't have the best looking wiring on the inside but I rushed placing components because I really needed it do for testing components at work.Warning: In this project you w...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 22:38:27 PDT
Easy log bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-log-bench/
Easy log bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/UMS7/HUOK740B/FS8UMS7HUOK740B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/UMS7/HUOK740B/FS8UMS7HUOK740B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/UMS7/HUOK740B/FS8UMS7HUOK740B.SMALL.jpg mdearborn This I a easy and fun project to make and a good way to provide seats around a campfire. This bench can hold alot of weight and will last a long time (longer if finished). And to take it to the next level you can even burn or carve a design on the surface. Step 1. Get a log Step 1. Get a log th...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 15:10:18 PDT
3-Position Grinder Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Position-Grinder-Stand/
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 23:54:28 PDT
Dutch Bucket Grow Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Table-for-Hydroponic-Dutch-Buckets/
Dutch Bucket Grow Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FSTZ/HTEUDVMY/FS8FSTZHTEUDVMY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FSTZ/HTEUDVMY/FS8FSTZHTEUDVMY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/FSTZ/HTEUDVMY/FS8FSTZHTEUDVMY.SMALL.jpg jddelta This instructable is dedicated to my beloved daughter,  Rachael Marie Hello everyone, I'm back and submitting another instructable. This one I'm calling a Grow Table, Hydroponic Dutch Bucket System. I have completed the table and the dutch bucket system. Now I will share them with you. If you have ...
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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 05:36:08 PDT
Faux Stone Bench and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stone-Bench-and-Planter/
Faux Stone Bench and Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SMALL.jpg Joshblake I decided to start fixing up the back yard this year, but I wanted to do something a little more creative than just a potted plant or two. So I went searching online to learn how to create faux stone floors and walls and tried to learn all the tips and tricks I could in a short time. I had the idea ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:08:16 PDT
Pallet wooden bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-wooden-bench/
Pallet wooden bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/NMG1/HU6RZ5UP/F58NMG1HU6RZ5UP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/NMG1/HU6RZ5UP/F58NMG1HU6RZ5UP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/NMG1/HU6RZ5UP/F58NMG1HU6RZ5UP.SMALL.jpg Hariskal I had a new pallet that wasn't needed so I decided to make a wooden bench out of it. I recently made the backyard so I decided that we needed a new sitting item. -After breaking the pallet into its parts, I used my drawing and started building the bench. I used screws to bind it together to make...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 01:19:30 PDT
How to build a bench http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-bench-1/
How to build a bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K33Q/HU1RWBZS/FX4K33QHU1RWBZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K33Q/HU1RWBZS/FX4K33QHU1RWBZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/K33Q/HU1RWBZS/FX4K33QHU1RWBZS.SMALL.jpg snowplow120 Do you need help building a bench? Follow these instructions to learn how.  Materials Gather materials 5: 14 1/2 2X4 2: 14 1/2 1X2 Extra Long Screws 2: 2'X4'X90" 3: 2X4X8 (deck wood) 4: 4'X4'X18" Lets Begin Lay out wood Measure and cut wood to engths Base of Bench Begin making the base by...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:17:41 PDT
Pallet to Potting Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-to-Potting-Bench/
Pallet to Potting Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/06PZ/HTZY4EYF/F3B06PZHTZY4EYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/06PZ/HTZY4EYF/F3B06PZHTZY4EYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/06PZ/HTZY4EYF/F3B06PZHTZY4EYF.SMALL.jpg floppyjoe I have a 12ft x 6.5ft x 6.5ft Poly Tunnel to put up in the next week or so, once the weather calms down a bit. So in the meantime I was looking for a Potting Bench on line, and in the local garden centers. I was disappointed at the build quality of the units on offer, the price was also excessive. S...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:33:33 PDT
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Station-The-Portable-Reconfigurable-Work-Sta/
Maker Station: The Portable Reconfigurable Work Station for all Makers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB6/2H7J/HTRVI8KN/FB62H7JHTRVI8KN.SMALL.jpg Matt2 Silver When I started this project I wanted to build a work station that I could use for a variety of projects and that I could take with me when I do demonstrations.  I also wanted something that wouldn't be flimsy and something with a lot of utility in terms of usable surfaces and storage options.  After...
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:10:19 PDT
Sofa made from a bed frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Sofa-made-from-a-bed-frame/
Sofa made from a bed frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/OMXG/HT5CUB4G/FY9OMXGHT5CUB4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/OMXG/HT5CUB4G/FY9OMXGHT5CUB4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY9/OMXG/HT5CUB4G/FY9OMXGHT5CUB4G.SMALL.jpg Elliot Lord I designed and made this for a friend and all the materials were either found or given to me. The main parts of it are the head and foot boards of a single bed (approx 95cm wide) and single bed slats to give the seat more comfort. All the other pieces are easily obtainable and they are standard ...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:10:39 PDT
DIY Drum Sander http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drum-Sander/
DIY Drum Sander - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/6RG6/HSM52E1N/FWD6RG6HSM52E1N.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR This is only a short guide to help with something a don't like doing Sanding I think sanding is not the most interesting part of the project, unfortunately its the part that can either make or break the look of the finished job. On several occasions I have found a need to sand around corners o...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 03:53:21 PDT
White Oak Benches http://www.instructables.com/id/White-Oak-Benches/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D5MU/HSM522QF/FMQD5MUHSM522QF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D5MU/HSM522QF/FMQD5MUHSM522QF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMQ/D5MU/HSM522QF/FMQD5MUHSM522QF.SMALL.jpg cpine522 I make some benches for our kitchen table.  White oak is the material and it turns out great. Please view and tell me what you think. I like to hear others opinions and comments.  Chris
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:32:23 PDT
Low Waste, Simple, Rock Solid Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Waste-Simple-Rock-Solid-Workbench/
Low Waste, Simple, Rock Solid Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/1PID/HSBSMKCX/FS31PIDHSBSMKCX.SMALL.jpg skitz First order of business when I moved into my house was to build a work bench.  Okay the wife made me paint first, but the bench was pretty high up there. After I built mine, my family came out to see the house, and my dad was so taken by it he wanted to recreate it in his garage.  I drew up some pl...
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Tue, 4 Mar 2014 18:57:07 PST