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Blog series by LegendInMyOwnMind updated 04-18-2013 05:19 PM 2 parts 9964 reads 4 comments total

Part 1: Starting Thoughts

04-18-2013 04:33 PM by LegendInMyOwnMind | 0 comments »

I like to do small electronics projects. I’ve been using a 4’ long plastic table and as I’ve accumulated test equipment and soldering equipment it has all gotten too crowded. Here’s what I think I need: Larger bench than 4 ft wide Wide enough to do soldering in a different area than testing Deeper bench than 30” deep Work surface in contrasting color to most small parts (light color probably) Sturdy construction Shelf for Test Equipment like Oscill...

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Part 2: Sketchup Model

04-18-2013 05:19 PM by LegendInMyOwnMind | 4 comments »

Starting with the laminate countertop idea, I did some work on Sketchup to get an idea of what I wanted my workbench to look like. Here’s what the Sketchup model looks like. Here’s some of my thoughts, I chose to go with a 29” tall top rather than use tall chairs like some benches require. The top shelf is 20” deep I placed the legs in a bit so that I’m not running into them as much. I recessed the upper shelf front support edge back so that I ...

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