Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space

I have a small backyard patio area. This is where I do most of my work. I do have a larger area towards…
each side of the property but they don’t have cover from the sun and rain. I live in Florida so it can get pretty brutal. ( Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space )



 

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Plywood for the top of the bench

I needed a proper workbench and it needed to serve my needs, in this small space.

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Measuring for workbench and table saw addition

I wanted my workbench to have the table saw connected to it. That way the bench would serve as an out feed table. So I measured the saw on the plywood board. I had a few more ideas in mind but more on that later…

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Cutting plywood with the circular saw
Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
making 2×4 legs for the workbench

I built up the bench and added legs to it. Btw you can watch the video on how I made this. I’ll leave a link at the end.

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Fastening the workbench legs with bolts

I used carriage bolts to secure the legs to the table…

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Tightening the workbench leg bolts

The workbench is coming along really nice…

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Workbench sitting right side up for the first time

I decided to add a pull out flip top miter station beneath the bench…

Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Pull out flip top miter station
Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space
Small workshop and workbench in a tiny outdoor space

This was the best project I could have done. It’s really the center of any makers workflow. I’ll leave the video for you to check out. It may give you some great ideas of your own. Catch you next time….

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