Bullet Proof Assembly Surface
Bullet proof assembly surface is article about Shop Tips bookmarked by cody with ID 1706718003 was uploaded on 26-04-2019 and has been viewed 143,633 times.
If you're like me, your assembly table top takes a beating.No matter how careful you are, an errant drop of glue or a sharp edge or corner leaves either a lump or divot.You can live with these minor flaws, repair them, or someday replace the top.
I used to live with a few surface flaws as long as possible.Ultimately some precious shop time had to be sacrificed to correct the irregularities.I decided a 'modular' top was in order.Something durable, smooth, less prone to dents and gouges, and a surface that shed glue, paint and filler.
I took my cue from the surface below my feet.My shop sits on a concrete slab, but I stand on a cushioned laminate floor.Compared to concrete, this surface is very easy to take for long stretches of time.
The other true value to using laminate in the shop is clean-up.It not only sweeps easily, but sheds any drops of glue or paint with ease and without damage.A light bump with a long-handled scraper, like those used to remove ice from walks and driveways, does the trick! I had 3 concerns: 1) Reasonable cost 2) Make it modular, and 3) Mount...