In this video tutorial I will walk you through step by step how to build one of the workshop workhorses that we use every day in our upholstery business.

There is also a downloadable PDF of the cut materials list for for one Workshop Workhorse available in our online classes membership.  You will need a pair of the same size workhorses.

Run time: 20 minutes

18” Tall Workshop Work Horse

Dimensions in inches as follows: (This is for One but you will need to build a Pair of the same size)

  • 1 – 2 x 4 x 38 top rail
  • 1 – 2 x 4 x 35 bottom rail
  • 2 – 2 x 4 x 16 1/2 for Left & Right legs *
  • 2 – 2 x 4 x 18 for feet
  • 2 – 2 x 4 x 9 1/2 long point to long point cut 45 degree angle for corner braces *
  • 2 – 1 x 3 x 38 pine board
  • 2 – 1 x 3 x 5 pine board
  • 20 – 2 1/2 wood screws

* For a 30” tall horse make your L & R legs 28 1/2 tall and add 2 more corner braces