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Blog series by MatthewTruax updated 04-10-2018 01:35 PM 2 parts 1854 reads 3 comments total

Part 1: MFT 3 Powertool Workbench

02-05-2018 04:57 PM by MatthewTruax | 3 comments »

Hi all! I’ve been designing this workbench in my head for quite some time. Over this past weekend, I was able to finish milling the frame/structure of the workbench and complete the glue up. I used the Domino XL 700 and installed twin tenons (loose tenons) in all joints of the frame. I know some of you will be astonished that I’m using this walnut for a workbench, but if you look at my completed projects, you will see that this will match my Roubo workbench and lets be hones...

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Part 2: MFT 3 Powertool Workbench

04-10-2018 01:35 PM by MatthewTruax | 0 comments »

So I have made some progress on the Powertool Workbench. I was lucky enough to score a Woodpeckers Router Table and mounted it flush with the MFT top. As you can see in the attached photos, the top is now extremely heavy and after I took these pictures, I made it a point to revisit the positive stop as it seemed too small for the task. After I took these photos, I heard a loud bang and found that the stop had failed and my gas struts were overextended and ruined. So, like most of you ha...

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