Build a Bench For A Lathe
These plans are for a lathe workbench that organizes your tools and keeps your lathe area clean.
This utility lathe bench not only supports your lathe with unequaled stability
but also provides plenty of storage
space for accessories and other tools
under a bench top of generous yet convenient
dimensions. As an added attraction,
we have installed a built-in air
compressor for spray painting, but this
The six slide-through drawers are
accessible from either side of the bench
and their interiors are fitted with partitions,
blocks, clamps, etc., for the orderly storage of tools and lathe accessories.
Lathe-turning tools can be stored in
one of the shallow drawers to the right
and within easy reach of the operator.
These drawers will also house honing
stones of various sizes and shapes,
rulers, calipers, tool rests, lathe centers,
face plates and most of those
other small and frequently used lathe
parts. The deep drawers accornmodate
grinding wheels, buffing wheels,
sanding disks and other larger jigs and attachments for the lathe.
Build a Lathe Bench Plans
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