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Mobile workbench with table saw

hazesnow
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hazesnow
hazesnow
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This workbench uses reclaimed timber from a tenpin bowling lane for a sturdy top.

 

 

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The project

 

I made a mobile workbench and incorporated my table saw.

 

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The saw blade can be changed the same way as it always was. No restrictions at all.

 

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I changed the top from MDF to a reclaimed tenpin bowling lane and it's super strong.

 

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Comments
KatieC
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Spectacular workbench @hazesnow ! I love that you reused a tenpin lane to create the countertop! Are there any other types of upcycled material you would suggest for the table top? 

 

Katie

 

 

hazesnow
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@KatieC you could use an old flat exterior solid core door if you have one lying around! I used the bowling lane because my husband works at one! 
depending on what area you live in I know in Victoria they are closing down a bowling centre somewhere just not sure exactly where.. 

KatieC
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Great insider tip @hazesnow I am sure there will be a few community members keen on it!

Very lucky you have a husband to provide such a cool feature. 

I look forward to seeing more of your projects 😊

 

Katie

 

 

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