|WoodWorking Designs - Google SketchUp|
If you have never used SketchUp to build your Woodworking designs, it's the easiest 3D CAD program ever. I downloaded so many CAD programs and they all were way over my head as well as very expensive. Get Sketch Up now, it's FREE!..
You can go to Google and see my collection.
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My daughter plays piano, but she plays off a stool that is way too low. So I decided to buy a piano bench, but after seeing the price of $300+, I felt like I could build it for much less.|
I was building up my shop, so first thing I need to do was build a work bench. Well here it is, my first build, after about 10 designs. However, I didn't have enough room to build the big bench so I built only the small one. There are no screws or nails in the small bench, only glue, 1/2" dowels, and #4 biscuits for the bench top.|
| WallBench.skp - By Chizl - zip contains model, requires Sketch Up 6|
Work bench is nice, but you have to have a wall bench or you have no place to store anything. I'm still working on this bench, but here is what I have.|
| HopeChest.skp - By Chizl - zip contains model, requires Sketch Up 6|
My girls are getting older now, so to hold up tradition, I've decided to build them both a hope chest.|