Workbench Helper Downloadable Plan

Generations of craftsmen have used these handy helpers to hold the other end of the board. They're especially useful for hand planing or jointing boards too long for a vise to support. Once you make this shop project, you'll wonder how you got along without it.

$1.00
Buy
 

Related Products

Sjobergs Elite Workbench Accessory Kit

Sjobergs Elite Workbench Accessory Kit
$129.00

This Sjobergs workbench accessory kit includes the QSH Holdfast Elite, which slips into 1'' dog holes in the benchtop for clamping items horizontally, or in the trestle legs for clamping large boards or doors on edge. It swivels 360° and slides vertically to accommodate different stock thicknesses. The kit also includes the Sjobergs Universal Anvil, which slips into the dog holes along the edge of your workbench for working with metal or to protect the top during heavy pounding. A set of JC12 self-adhesive jaw protectors is also included to protect both the vise jaws and delicate workpieces from marring. For use with Sjobergs Elite workbenches (e.g. 56340, sold separately)QSH Holdfast Elite is compatible with 1'' diameter bench dogsPlastic clamp pad protects your workpieceAnvil lug is adjustable to fit a range of workbenches with both 3/4'' and 1'' diameter dog holesRubberized cork jaw protectors feature easy peel-and-stick installation

Sjobergs Scandi Plus Workbench 1825

Sjobergs Scandi Plus Workbench 1825
$1,133.00

With versatility and durability in spades, the Sjobergs Scandi Plus workbenches are perfectly suited for the demanding work of professional woodworkers and serious craftsmen. For strength, the tops are constructed with full-length laminations of knot-free European beech, without any ugly splices. With a thickness of 1-1/2'' in the center, and a skirt of 4-5/16'', the top is extremely strong. Solid beech is also used in the preassembled trestle frames. The bench has two double rows of 3/4'' dog holes working from both the front and tail vises, as well as dog holes in the trestle legs for a wide variety of clamping options. Includes four unbreakable bench dogs with side springs to ensure that they stay at the desired height. The dogs automatically adjust to non-parallel workpieces. Made in Sweden, Sjobergs Scandi Plus workbenches are built to provide a lifetime of hard use and enjoyment. Tops are extremely strong—1-1/2'' thick in the middle, and 4-1/4'' around the edgeVises have a 4-1/2'' opening capacityDouble rows of bench dog holes extend from both vise locationsTrestle is also pre-drilled with dog holesIncludes four 3/4'' round plastic/glass fiber bench dogs

Interlocking Anti-Fatigue Mat

Interlocking Anti-Fatigue Mat
$19.99

Puzzle mat design allows you to add on to cover as large a space as you require. One pack of six tiles covers 24 square feet. The tiles are easily arranged to turn the corner of your bench so you get the same relief while working at the tail vise. Soft, lightweight EVA foam is 3/8" thick. Includes 12 border pieces for a clean-looking outline.Technical Details:3/8" thick.Floor mat material: Lightweight EVA foam.Coverage: 24 square feet.Texture: Diamond plate pattern.Beveled anti-trip edges.