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Woodsmith Issue 89 cover image

September 2006
Issue 89

Heavy-Duty Workbench
Page 33: Materials List
NOTE: The materials list contained several errors when originally printed. THREE CORRECTIONS: 1. (71) #8 x 1-1/2" Fh Woodscrews should be (16) #8 x 1-1/2" Fh Woodscrews. 2. (4) 3/16" x 3" Lag Screws should be (4) 3/8" x 3" Lag Screws. 3. (4) 3/16" Flat Washers should be (20) 3/8" Flat Washers. TWO ADDITIONS: (45) # 8 x 1-1/4" Fh Woodscrews. (16) 3/8" Hex Nuts. ONE DELETION: The (24) #8 x 2 Fh woodscrews are not needed for the project.
Page 34: Figure 4
The screws used to assemble the two top layers, the top end fillers and the edge fillers, should be 1-1/4" long, not 1 1/2". (The longer screw would be fine for the filler pieces, but if used for the two top layers the screw tip might poke through.)