First Episode of My Workbench Online Today

Yup! Here it is. It seemed a long time coming but drawings, cutting list and episode one just went out and I hope you enjoy this as much as I did and that you will indeed let me know your progress.


The ultimate workbench is most likely the one you first make for yourself.

So here you can make your own and follow exact instructions as you watch me make mine. I use this bench in my day to day and would not change a thing. We will be showing you additional upgrades in subsequent videos and though I have kept this simple it will meet the demands of the most demanding woodworkers and furniture makers.

Here you go!




  1. Brian on 3 November 2017 at 2:09 pm

    I’ve used this bench style for a couple years now , ever since i found your first book, and it is great. So solid and I know it will last me as long as I want. Happy building. 🙂

  2. Philip on 3 November 2017 at 3:37 pm

    Dear Paul, I made this project my own during last winter. It was really fun and it gave me the best work bench I ever had! Thanks for all your inspiring work!


  3. Chris Goodrich on 3 November 2017 at 3:39 pm

    Paul, thank you so much!

  4. Anthony on 3 November 2017 at 10:29 pm

    Made this a couple yrs. ago from the first youtube video. Awesome bench. Rock solid. I think I tightened it twice over 3 years and I woodwork almost every day with only hand tools.

  5. Jeremy on 4 November 2017 at 12:57 am

    Oooooooo….the editors of all the monthly rags are gonna be triggered.

  6. Richard Kelly on 4 November 2017 at 4:20 pm

    There seems to be continuing issue with images loading?

  7. Wayne Yankoff on 7 November 2017 at 5:24 pm

    This bench is the one I would have made Alas I am already committed to the one I have.

  8. Kenneth David Badham on 11 November 2017 at 3:35 pm

    what type of wood is used for the legs and cross member supports that would be warp free.