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The Easiest Way to Make Your Bench Mobile

I’ve always resisted adding wheels or a mobile base to my workbenches. They can be complex, in the way of your feet and take some fiddling to engage and disengage. So we’ve always put our benches up on furniture dollys when we needed to move them. However, readers have pestered me for years now for … Read more »

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Only change I'd make to this design is to replace the straps with eye bolts sized to threaded rod. They'd be stronger and the threaded rod wouldn't need to rotate in the stand legs meaning you could then use nylon lined lock nuts. Two nuts with a fender washer in between jammed together either side of the platforms would prevent side to side movement.

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When you’re really looking to set up a mobile base camp in the great outdoors, we’re not sure anything comes even close to competing with the Kiravan Expedition Vehicle.  Based on the iconic Mercedes-Benz Unimog, this go anywhere monster is packed with a 6-cylinder turbo diesel engine pumping out 260 horsepower along with 700 ft-lb of torque through the 8-speed transmission to tackle any terrain. The 4-door cabin provides plenty of room for you and your buddies, and the eleven display ...

When you’re really looking to set up a mobile base camp in the great outdoors, we’re not sure anything comes even close to competing with the Kiravan Expedition Vehicle. Based on the iconic Mercedes-Benz Unimog, this go anywhere monster is packed with a 6-cylinder turbo diesel engine pumping out 260 horsepower along with 700 ft-lb of torque through the 8-speed transmission to tackle any terrain. The 4-door cabin provides plenty of room for you and your buddies, and the eleven display ...

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