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$9.95
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Flip-top Tool Bench
99 WOOD Points
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For the space-starved woodworker, this tool stand is a lifesaver. With a rotating worksurface, it packs twice the tools in its footprint, conveniently rolling out of the way when it needs to be stowed.

Dimensions: 63"L x 30"D x 34"H

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Ms.

Tool bench

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Pros:
  • Helpfull product
Cons:
  • Bad intr. for casters
This is a good plan. Easy to follow and makes a good product. I did one thing different from the plans. The plan called out put the casters on last. No way would I turn that heavy bench over to put on casters. I am too weak!! I put them on and locked the brakes as soon as I built the frame.

Vancouver, WA

Flip Tool Bench

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Pros:
  • increases%20floor%20space%20in%20the%20shop
  • Puts%20tools%20at%20a%20good%20working%20hight
Cons:
  • Plans%20are%20difficult%20to%20follow
  • Measurements%20are%20too%20bunched%20up
I purchased these plans thinking that the amount of floor space the small tools I have on small stands around my shop floor could be reduced to one small space. This project took me one weekend to build and it was an easy project for me. The only cost for me was the plans, the two sheets of 3/4 ply, and the pipe as I had lots of other wood and parts on hand to use for the build. The only thing I suggest is is besides gluing and nailing like the plans instruct for putting together I would also use screws around the edges. I found Even after leaving time for the glue to dry after hanging the tools the plywood was starting to separate from the frame from some parts. So I clamped it up and drove screws all around the outside on both sides and all is well now.

Dayton, Ohio

Perfect fix for a crowded garage workshop!

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The plans were great and very easy to follow. The construction is really easy to do too. Even someone with limited tools or experience could build this.