Rock-Solid Workbench Plan

A large heavy-duty workbench that’s easy to build. Combining traditional joinery and modern materials is the key. Although the size of this bench is what you first notice (it’s nearly eight feet long and three feet wide not including the vise) it’s really the...

Cabinet-Base Workbench Plan

This workbench has it all — classic looks plenty of storage plus a top and vises able to handle the most demanding tasks. Just about every woodworker would like to build a workbench like this one. But a lot of them might be a little intimidated about building what...

Cabinetmaker’s Workbench Plan

This heavy-duty workbench provides a place to hone your woodworking skills for years to come. Patterned after a workbench found in wood shops at the turn of the 20th century this traditional-style bench has it all. And it starts with the worksurface. The large top...

Classic Workbench Plan

Sturdy and solid — nothing on this workbench is fragile. Even the metal vise features heavy wooden jaws so it has a wide clamping surface and holds a pair of bench dogs. Most shops could use more storage space. So why not build a workbench where the base not only...

DIY Workbench Plan

Build this rock-solid DIY workbench in a weekend with common materials you can find at your local home center. This bench features rock-solid construction with plenty of space to spread out. For storage the bench can be outfitted with a simple shelf or with a bank of...