Join Christopher Schwarz for a woodworking tutorial and learn how to build a workbench in two days. With a base built from standard 4×4 lumber, a base with half-lap construction, and a top made from two IKEA countertops, the demonstrated design is a seriously sturdy bench that no one will question for quality. Once the workbench construction is complete, you’ll have no shortage of working surface or dog holes.
Christopher exemplifies the practicality of this workbench design:
- Learn how to create the joint 3 ways: with hand tools, on a table saw, or with a bandsaw
- The base can be assembled in such a way that it can be easily disassembled to transport
- This sturdy design can be built at a great price!
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