The legs are bookmatched 8/4 steamed beech. The panels are bookmatched white beech, from the same board as the back panels. All joinery is pegged and ebony capped.
The front legs have tenons to fasten through mortises in the top.
Standing, with kerf for compartment floor.
Glued to carcass.
The compartment floor is tapered by bench plane.
The other leg set is glued to the carcass.
Corner blocks installed.
The drawer slide supports are glued into the centre stile.
Then that structure is glued into place.
Bench Making- The Carcass
Bench Making- The Legs and Base
Bench Making- Top Dovetails
Bench Making- Mounting the Tucker
Bench Making- The Top
Bench Making- Modifying the Twin Screw
Bench Making- The Drawers
Bench Making- Final Assembly
Bench Making- Completed Work
Bench Making- The Specs
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