Purpleheart work bench and Mahagony tool cabinetcomments (6) July 12th, 2010 in Shop Tours
- Location: St. David's Parish, Grenada
- Size: 1500sq. ft.
- Type: Basement
- Focus: Furniture
- Heating/Cooling: none required
Here are some additional phots as requested. The bench is solid purple heart and weighs about 600 pounds. The tool cabinet is mahagony> I started with the base unit with the drawers and then added the top later. I love having everything in one spot so all I have to do is turn around at the bench and reach into the tool cabinet.
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posted in: Shop Tours, WorkBench, dovetails, tenons, shaker, mahogany, frame and panel, tool chest
Threaded inserts keep grinder locked-down, but easily movable.
My work table often pulls double- and triple-duty for tons of shop tasks. Most often it's sharpening, but I also use it for drilling, holding bench hooks and shooting boards and occassionally as a chop-saw station. Hopefully soon, it will also hold a midi-lathe. Since I plan on rearranging the top pretty regularly, I wanted a way to... read full tip