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Bench Plan - Build a European-Style Workbench

The workbench you've always wanted to build!
European-style workbench plan features an extra-sturdy base, hardwood slab benchtop, heavy-duty vises, bench dogs, and tool well at the back. Everything a serious woodworker needs for serious woodworking.
closer look photo
Building a workbench like this presents some challenges for the home woodworker, but we'll take you step by step through the entire process—with our favorite tips & techniques from the Woodsmith shop. This workbench plan appeared in Woodsmith magazine No. 50.

modular file cabinets
Suggested power tools: Table saw, belt sander, router.

7 pages of step-by-step instructions
Full-color photos and exploded views
Tool setup illustrations
Cutting diagram and materials list
Shop tips and techniques
All for only $9.95

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Bench Plan - Build a European-Style Workbench