Instructables: exploring - workshop - bench http://www.instructables.com Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:02:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Make a 10 Seater Picnic Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-10-Seater-Picnic-Table/
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:58:38 PDT
Workbench vise from reclaimed scissor jack http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-vice-from-reclaimed-scissor-jack/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 07:18:44 PDT
Shaker Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shaker-Style-Bench/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 04:42:33 PDT
Recycled Pallet Storage Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Pallet-Storage-Bench/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 18:31:45 PDT
Garden table with benches http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-table-with-benches/
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:55:05 PDT
Popsicle Stick Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Popsicle-Stick-Bench/
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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 20:20:45 PDT
Timber bench and squat rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Timber-bench-and-squat-rack/
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Fri, 5 Jun 2015 23:57:22 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
DIFY 3.4 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIFY-34/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 10:33:40 PDT
Reclaimed wood bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-wood-bench/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:15:02 PDT
One Hour Pallet Wood Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Hour-Pallet-Wood-Bench/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 08:27:03 PDT
Worktable wall mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Worktable-wall-mount/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:36:27 PDT
Bracket for an angle grinder and modifications http://www.instructables.com/id/Bracket-for-an-angle-grinder-and-modifications/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:37:21 PDT
Multi-Tool Flip-Top Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Tool-Flip-Top-Table/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 19:52:20 PDT
Makers Light, Shelf & Power Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Makers-Light-Shelf-Power-Box/
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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 06:14:13 PDT
Pool Table Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Pool-Table-Bench/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 06:08:23 PDT
4' Midcentury-Style Plant Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Midcentury-Style-Plant-Bench/
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:17:48 PDT
Modern Shave Horse, http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Shave-Horse/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:38:41 PDT
Heavyduty Workbench / Shop Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavyduty-Workbench-Shop-Cart/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:15:35 PDT
Chest Style Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chest-Style-Bench/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 11:58:50 PST
How to build a sturdy workbench inexpensively http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-sturdy-workbench-inexpensively/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:01:05 PST
Flexible Snake Trouble Light Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Snake-Trouble-Light-Lamp/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:42:25 PST
A bench from an old bed http://www.instructables.com/id/A-bench-from-an-old-bed/
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 09:54:49 PST
Making the O Bench/table http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-O-Benchtable/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:31:44 PST
New Age Love Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Age-Love-Seat/
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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:51:42 PST
DIY Outdoor Storage Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Outdoor-Storage-Bench/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:30:12 PST
HomeMade Modern DIY Outdoor Concrete Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Outdoor-Concrete-Bench/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 09:46:44 PST
Inexpensive, Strong Green Egg Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Strong-Green-Egg-Table/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 08:39:20 PST
Workbench Assembly Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-Assembly-Table/
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 19:32:39 PST
Build an awesome mobile space saving work bench. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-awesome-mobile-space-saving-work-bench/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:01:31 PST
Palletable Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Palletable-Workbench/
Palletable Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/X7Y5/I53I1NNG/FJEX7Y5I53I1NNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/X7Y5/I53I1NNG/FJEX7Y5I53I1NNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJE/X7Y5/I53I1NNG/FJEX7Y5I53I1NNG.SMALL.jpg tlp801 I had a stack of pallets left over from laying sod this spring, and I've seen so many amazing things on Instructables built with them. So I figured "why not?" It would be my first pallet project and "it would be fun!" **Tools Needed:Hammer Nail Setter Vise-Grips Wood Glue Sandpaper / Sander (100,1...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:46:16 PST
Shoe organizer bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-organizer-bench/
Shoe organizer bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/P8KV/I50XMWE7/FPUP8KVI50XMWE7.SMALL.jpg workislove I live in tight quarters with my family, and lately we've been practically tripping over each other's stuff. I've been tasked with organizing the apartment by any means necessary, and in this instructable I'll show how I got things started with an entryway bench that doubles as a shoe organizer.I've...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:13:38 PST
A Pallet = a Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Pallet-a-Bench/
A Pallet = a Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QTJQ/I50XHJX9/FN4QTJQI50XHJX9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QTJQ/I50XHJX9/FN4QTJQI50XHJX9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/QTJQ/I50XHJX9/FN4QTJQI50XHJX9.SMALL.jpg redeemade The conversion of a EUR pallet into a bench is a simple operation, will cost you less of a euro and relatively short time . Conditions to achieve an ergonomic sitting are linked to its size. This instructable will help you to build a resistant, light, ergonomic, recycled, outdoors, easy assemble, ch...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:13:40 PST
Yet another pallet bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Yet-another-pallet-bench/
Yet another pallet bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/K3QN/I4E66ING/FPWK3QNI4E66ING.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/K3QN/I4E66ING/FPWK3QNI4E66ING.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/K3QN/I4E66ING/FPWK3QNI4E66ING.SMALL.jpg crkrjak2001 Working at a senior citizen's complex, I noticed someone had taken the bench that people had used, when waiting for a local Metro bus to stop. Well, I had to make a new bench to fix this. I've taken ideas from these pallet bench makers to make one. This one: DIY pallet bench, and this one: pallet be...
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Thu, 1 Jan 2015 19:42:16 PST
Strata Bench / Fabrication / Part 3 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Fabrication-Part-3-of-3/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:26:32 PST
Strata Bench / Scale Model / Part 2 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Scale-Model-Part-2-of-3/
Strata Bench / Scale Model / Part 2 of 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/GL79/I3THHQFQ/FRIGL79I3THHQFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/GL79/I3THHQFQ/FRIGL79I3THHQFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/GL79/I3THHQFQ/FRIGL79I3THHQFQ.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio After the design idea process happens and you've come to a form you feel good about taking to the next step, it's best to make a scale model before going into fabrication. This is Step 2 of 3 in the making of the Strata Bench in which I will describe the workflow to take a mesh CAD model to a quarte...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:54:50 PST
Chevy Tailgate Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Chevy-Tailgate-Bench/
Chevy Tailgate Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/CQKD/I8YBKUY0/FY0CQKDI8YBKUY0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/CQKD/I8YBKUY0/FY0CQKDI8YBKUY0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/CQKD/I8YBKUY0/FY0CQKDI8YBKUY0.SMALL.jpg ccaskey25 This is a Christmas present for my wife. She pinned this sometime back and has forgotten about it. Lucky me! I stumbled upon and old chevy while exploring our land with my young sons and so the project began. The Design I am a drafter so I like to begin every project with a drawing. *Note not ...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:48:30 PST
Big oak table http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-oak-table/
Big oak table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/7P14/I34E1ZU9/FN97P14I34E1ZU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/7P14/I34E1ZU9/FN97P14I34E1ZU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN9/7P14/I34E1ZU9/FN97P14I34E1ZU9.SMALL.jpg Stefan Gales I built this garden furniture in 2009. A little history The wood comes from a barn built in 1930, which I had to demolish because it was old and shaky.In its place I built a smaller one. Woodworking To build the table and benches, I used: a chainsaw, a planer and a drilling machine. Detailed...
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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/
Soft jaws for your bench vise - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/GVWL/I2TG4R59/F5FGVWLI2TG4R59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/GVWL/I2TG4R59/F5FGVWLI2TG4R59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/GVWL/I2TG4R59/F5FGVWLI2TG4R59.SMALL.jpg ade angelis Every DIYer knows how precious a bench vise can be in a workshop, but there's something about them that annoys me quite a lot: many vises' jaws have a knurled surface, which on one hand prevents your workpiece from slipping out of the vise, but on the other hand it can ruin a piece, leaving little d...
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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/
an old fence made into a simple cedar chest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/MQ6V/I2KBQ5CI/FGQMQ6VI2KBQ5CI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/MQ6V/I2KBQ5CI/FGQMQ6VI2KBQ5CI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/MQ6V/I2KBQ5CI/FGQMQ6VI2KBQ5CI.SMALL.jpg timsway my workshop neighbors own a fence company. i get to pick through their scraps and tear-down pile. i'm a lucky man!i made this chest out of nice 1X4" cedar boards that were torn down. the ends were pretty rough but most of the wood was still in good shape. the construction is basic and simple. you do...
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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/
Chevron Wood Bench with Hairpin Legs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/RLAM/I28OIEDO/FEDRLAMI28OIEDO.SMALL.jpg doodlecraft I built a wood bench for my tiny front porch!But turns out my husband likes it...so it ended up in our room!Chevron is such a popular pattern and adds some fun when done with wood! Supplies! Supplies: PlywoodPine boards or reclaimed woodMiter saw/Table sawLiquid NailsApple cider vinegarSteel wool...
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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-/
The tools you need to build a bench out of pallet wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/5ZLT/I24LWBKD/FUN5ZLTI24LWBKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/5ZLT/I24LWBKD/FUN5ZLTI24LWBKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/5ZLT/I24LWBKD/FUN5ZLTI24LWBKD.SMALL.jpg robberto Would you like to make a wooden bench out of pallets?Would you like the chance to make a lot of money?I hope this Intructable helps you learn something and maybe make a little money while you're at it. Get your supplies First you will need pallet wood.You can find pallets from companies willing ...
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 06:26:48 PST
Child's Workbench http://www.instructables.com/id/Childs-Workbench/
Child's Workbench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2CZ/I21R07UM/FLBU2CZI21R07UM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2CZ/I21R07UM/FLBU2CZI21R07UM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2CZ/I21R07UM/FLBU2CZI21R07UM.SMALL.jpg treehog This instructable details how to build a sturdy and functional child-sized workbench, but it could be easily scaled to full size. I built this for my 3 year-old son for Christmas, and aside from small projects like picture frames and shelves this is my first "real" woodworking project (and also my f...
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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/
Rolling Drawer Desk/Craft Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/6A1Z/I1WHGX0Q/FTD6A1ZI1WHGX0Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/6A1Z/I1WHGX0Q/FTD6A1ZI1WHGX0Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/6A1Z/I1WHGX0Q/FTD6A1ZI1WHGX0Q.SMALL.jpg ckeirce A wooden rolling cart with 15 sliding drawers, versatile and perfect for home or office! Materials I used Birch 1/2 inch plywood, but you can use pine plywood for a cheaper buy.-3 4'x8' 1/2" plywood sheets-4 swivel casters (I recommend metal, not plastic)-1 box of 1" deck screws-1 box of 1" finis...
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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/
Restoring a garden bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/U1RW/I1TNLSNW/FJRU1RWI1TNLSNW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/U1RW/I1TNLSNW/FJRU1RWI1TNLSNW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/U1RW/I1TNLSNW/FJRU1RWI1TNLSNW.SMALL.jpg benthegreat I recently found an old an old rotten out patio/ garden bench thrown out from somebody's home and i decided to pick it up and try to restore it, the reason i did so was that , it had a flower design unlike most patio benches i have seen. I will describe as much as i can how i restored this bench in ...
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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/
Saw Workbench Area Retrofit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFZ/DSFH/I1NUU9W5/FFZDSFHI1NUU9W5.SMALL.jpg Laserbird This is an Instructable on how to turn a crabby empty space in to a productive shop work area! This workbench will be a central part in the new makerspace in Portland, OR located at 7600 N. Interstate Ave for makers of all types to come and work on projects!Here is a list of the materials, tools, an...
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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/
Sandpit With Integrated Bench Seats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/HV47/I1OTZVTW/F1NHV47I1OTZVTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/HV47/I1OTZVTW/F1NHV47I1OTZVTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/HV47/I1OTZVTW/F1NHV47I1OTZVTW.SMALL.jpg makerandco My biggest project to date - the ultimate sandpit - it has built in seats that fold to cover the sand when not in use and prevents it from becoming what would otherwise be the litter tray for every neighbourhood cat.This is a time consuming build but well worth it - there's lots of timber to buy, cu...
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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