My Favorite Working Pony

Here are a couple of photos of the one I still think of as the “new horse.”  It is made up of mostly recycled and scrap wood that I was hoarding for just such a project.  More than ten years later, I am still quite happy with the size and design of this one. It isn’t perfect for everything, but what is? It has produced bows and darts, spears and walking sticks, and held dozens of other projects along the way. It is a sturdy saw bench and a nice place to sit and have a beer at the end of the day.

The bench itself is made of pine and fir dimensional lumber. The working portions are red oak, white oak, hickory, and popular.  The large bolts are salvaged from an old Ford truck spare tire holder.

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