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Hand tool workbench #4: Legs

08-08-2013 02:09 AM by Vance100 | 8 comments »

The legs were a new challenge, especially with hand tools. This process took me 3 days, working a couple hours a day. It was really tough to resist using my miter saw, but I did and learned a lot in the process. Picked up the 2×4’s for the legs. Used the same method to cut these to 36” length. The finished length will be 34”. I planed the mill marks off. Opps! I somehow cut one leg shorter than rest. Good thing I gave myself some room. I did the glue zig-zag and clamped all the legs together. I squared the legs up. I made a knife wall all the way around with a knife and chisel. This helps guide the saw. Next I planed ...

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