The First Recorded Workbench

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The first time I saw an 18th-century workbench, I thought: Wow. That will never work. But then I built some of these benches (dozens, actually), and I am a huge fan of the form’s stability, simplicity and purity. So the first time I saw a Roman workbench from 50 A.D., I thought: Hmmm. That would … href=”http://www.popularwoodworking.com/workbenches/schwarz-workbenches/the-first-recorded-workbench”>Read more class=”meta-nav”>»

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