I bought the Workmate II portable workbench back in 1989, and it held up well for almost twenty years, until I left it on the back porch for a few days and it got wet due to blowing rain. (Blowing rain is not the friend of the particle-board top.) On the hunt for a replacement workbench, I came across a really nice one, the Walko.
It comes in two models, the Walko-3 and the Walko-4 — the numbers stand for the number of vertical aluminum rails in the frame. At first glance the Walkos look similar to most workbenches, almost like a sawhorse with two horizontal shelves, but with these you can adjust the height of your work surface by moving the shelves up and down the side rails.
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