Woodworking Tip: Bench Hook

Woodworking Tip: Bench Hook

For some tasks at the workbench, securing a workpiece with clamps or vises just won’t work. Here’s a simple accessory and keeps a workpiece in place and lets you reposition it easily.

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  1. John Fleming on June 8, 2023 at 12:37 pm

    Very nice it,s a great idea and exactly what I need for my assembly bench Thank you

  2. Hot DJ on June 8, 2023 at 12:40 pm

    Excellent! Thank You

  3. Marty Josephson on June 8, 2023 at 12:42 pm

    Nice bench hooks, any chance of some sort of plans?

  4. S1arky on June 8, 2023 at 12:49 pm

    Always great tips thank you

  5. Larry Remington on June 8, 2023 at 12:51 pm

    Great tip. Thanks for sharing.

  6. Art Wood Sculpture on June 8, 2023 at 1:01 pm

    GOOD Working !!!

  7. Charles Parrish on June 8, 2023 at 1:01 pm

    Great tip, Thank you for sharing this.

  8. Doug Hatton on June 8, 2023 at 1:12 pm

    Great idea. Thanks. I have a question about the peg board hooks I saw on you wall. I noticed that they screw to the peg board. what brand are those?

  9. David Clark on June 8, 2023 at 1:15 pm

    This is a great tip. I am going to make several of these in a few minutes.

  10. LiftBigEatBigVideo on June 8, 2023 at 1:16 pm

    I dig it

  11. Luis Esteve Sirvent on June 8, 2023 at 1:20 pm

    ¡Qué buena idea, los apunto en mi lista de herramientas para hacer!
    Desde España, ¡gracias por compartir!

  12. Carl Zorro on June 8, 2023 at 1:20 pm

    Good idea.

  13. Joe Framer on June 8, 2023 at 1:23 pm

    Great idea, much better then the scrap 2×4 I use now 👍🏼

  14. Brian Mason on June 8, 2023 at 1:26 pm

    Good Idea that can be used for many bench support needs. However I think if you used that lonely hand saw and a flat bench hook you would get a better cut.