What is this project about?
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I bought a rusted, painted steel top for a workbench which i have sanded, cleaned, and am working on polishing.
What do you want to get out of this project?
A solid workbench that can take some major damage
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Turn your idea above into a guiding question.
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can i restore it?
Use this space to take notes, keep track of your sources, or conversations you have with people about this project.
What will it take for you to complete this project?
Use the table below to set your own timeline for deliverables, keep in mind when your final work product is due at the end of the cycle.
top, all paint stripped and rust sanded
found a frame for the bench itself
cleaned up frame
Work Product due
January 29, 2021
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Reflect on this project cycle by answering the questions below.
The act of reflecting allows us to pull out the big takeaways that we'd like to remember from this project to make recalling them easier.
What are some of the most interesting discoveries you've made working on this project?
Tell us what you discovered about yourself through this project!
you can make a $200 workbench with $40 and elbow grease
What extra resources would be helpful for this project in the future?
helpful books, websites, people, or resources