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Best Height For Workbench

Discussion in 'Fish Taxidermy' started by slabbandit, Feb 3, 2021.

  1. slabbandit

    slabbandit Active Member

    What is the height measurement on your main workbench? I plan on being seated most of the time. I'm thinking 36" is a little too high. Thinking about 34.
  2. byrdman

    byrdman Well-Known Member

    depends on hgt of your chair.... I have 3 different benches...with 3 different chairs.... one for skinning and wheeling birds... one for mounting everything and another in paint booth.... just match chair to bench to be comfortable
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  3. 13 point

    13 point Well-Known Member

    The standard is , the top of seat is 12 -14 inches shorter then table top your working on
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  4. socalmountainman

    socalmountainman Northwestern School of Taxidermy - Class of '73

    My benches are at 32 inches which is ideal for my height, I'm 5-7. No more back pain or neck pain. I also mounted my bird flesher on a portable, adjustable bed-side table to wheel it over to my bench and adjust the height to just above the bench so I can rest the turkeys or geese on the bench and my elbows as well.

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  5. jake7719

    jake7719 Well-Known Member

  6. Mudbat

    Mudbat Well-Known Member

    All depend 150% on how tall you are. I’m 5’5. So my bench height would kill most people backs
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