| > I recently bought some bench dogs and then started wondering how thick
| > wood where the holes are drilled has to be to provide good retention.
| > the legs, I've got about 36" ;-), over the 2x4 stringers, I've got a
| > measured 2" and much less between them. Is the 2" thickness sufficient
| > hold the dogs or do I need to provide additional thickness where I want
| > put them?
| Depends on the bench dogs and how well they fit. Please post a link to
I bought them from www.hartvilletool.com as item # 54012. They have a 5/8"
steel shaft and a recommended hole of 3/4".