It’s Alive!!

Ok the workbench is alive, finally!  Here it is in all it's glory. Yes, I added casters to the bottom of the legs.  They help move it around and you can lift them up when you don't want the bench to move.  Pretty handy and worth doing.  It's done!!!!

Progress on the workbench

The workbench is coming along, but I must admit it was harder to build one without a workbench. I haven't attached the aprons or top to the base yet, just clamping it up to see how it fits.  Lot's of room for improvement. Do you see the oak mallet in the middle of the well?… Continue reading Progress on the workbench

Sawdust everywhere!

I started working on milling the wood from the big box store for the legs, top and aprons. I hate the fact that 2x4s, 2x6's and 2x8s come with a 1/8" radii on the edges.  But that is what I get for buying construction lumber.  Rumour is that the rounded edges are to cut down… Continue reading Sawdust everywhere!