This is a massive 4x8 workbench, designed to fit a whole sheet of plywood on it. I built it to serve as an outfeed table for my table saw. The shallow second shelf allows you to store tools and materials within arm's reach without having to clutter up the top of your workspace.
A stack of drawers and storage under a workbench has Shaker written all over it. By Glen D. Huey Pages: 62-71 From the December 2007 issue #166 Buy this issue now When I started work at Popular Woodworking magazine my workbench was a couple storage cabinets on wheels and a cut-off slab of solid-core door. The assembled bench design worked, but then again, it wasn’t sturdy, solid or anywhere near …: