To make a reloading bench, build the bench frame using four 2- by 6-inch wooden boards of appropriate size, screw the legs to the frame corners and affix two 2- by 4- by 20-inch boards 20 inches beneath the frame. Finally, screw plywood on the usable surfaces.Continue Reading
Use pine wood for the bench framework and plywood for constructing the usable surfaces. To make the frame of the bench, use four 2- by 6-inch boards, two of them measuring 43 inches in length and the other two 20 inches in length. Place the 20-inch boards perpendicular to the 43-inch ones, and screw the four corners using two 3-inch screws per corner.
To make the legs of the bench, use four 30- by 4- by 4-inch boards. Position them perpendicular to the frame, and screw one leg to each corner using four screws per corner. Keep the screws apart by 2 inches. Ensure that the legs are uniform in size.
Place the two 2- by 4- by 20-inch boards parallel to the 20-inch board of the frame such that they are 10 inches apart. Use 3-inch screws to affix the boards.
Next, set the bench upright, and screw in a 43-inch plywood on top of the frame using 12 screws. Finally, screw in a 33-inch plywood piece on top of the board placed below the frame, keeping its edge flush with the outside edges of the legs.Learn more about Carpentry