All handyman need a strong, reliable work table. In today’s article, I will cover some of my personal favorite large work tables. These tables were chosen due to their usability, durability, and price.
Best large flat work tables
The best large flat work tables are the BenchPro Table & Workbench, the WorkPro Adjustable Workbench, and the Fleximounts Work Bench.
Cheapest large work tables: BenchPro
If you are looking for the biggest bang for your buck, you should get the BenchPro large work table. At the time of this writing, it only costs $155 on amazon. This table has 1,000 lbs capacity limit, and every customer gets a 10 year unconditional warranty.
The dimensions of the table are 24″ by 48″, and the table itself is made from 1″ thick particleboard. The legs can be adjusted to a height of 30 to 36 inches. The frame is made of durable steel which provide great support for the table.
This table arrives in two boxes, and can easily be assembled in less than 20 minutes.
Best Quality: WorkPro Adjustable Workbench
The best overall large flat work table is the WorkPro Adjustable Workbench. This durable, steel and wood workbench has a capacity of 2,000 lbs, which should be more than enough support.
My favorite feature of this workbench is that it comes with a built in power strip that you can use to plug your tools into. Along with 4 AC outlets, the power strip also has 2 usb charging ports. The cable for the power strip is 5 feet long.
The table is 60 inches long and 22 inches wide. The height of the table can be adjusted between 31 and 39 inches. This is more than enough space to store multiple power tools such as die grinders.
This table is very easy to assemble, and it shouldn’t take longer than 15 minutes to put the whole thing together. Each of the legs has a have a circular plate attached to the bottom which helps provide a lot of stability.
The only downside of this table is the price. At the time of this writing, this table costs around $315 on amazon. However, you can get a smaller, 48 inch long version for $250.
Best Weight Capacity: Fleximounts Workbench
If you are looking for a heavy duty work table, you should check out the Fleximounts workbench. It has a holding capacity of 3,000 pounds.
A great feature about this bench is the built in tool drawer. This pull out drawer is a great spot to keep all of your smaller tools. The drawers dimensions are 26 by `12 inches.
This table has a length of 48 inches, and a width of 24 inches. The height is 37 inches, but you can buy a different version that has an adjustable height ranging from 30 to 44 inches. However, the height adjustable table costs $400, while the standard table costs $250.
Similar to WorkPro bench, this table also comes with circular floor pads which help prevent the table from sliding. There is also a version of this table that comes with attachable wheels. The table with wheels costs $270.
This bench is pretty easy to assemble, and you should have everything put together in less than 30 minutes.
What to look for when choosing a large work table?
When choosing a large work table, there are a couple components and features you should look for.
Weight capacity: It is important to know how much weight your table is capable of holding. It is important that you purchase a table that can withstand the weight of the tools that you plan to use on it.
Size: Similarly, you should make sure to get a large work table that has your needed dimensions. It might be beneficial to measure your tools beforehand to make sure they will fit on your work table. Also pay close attention to height. There are some work tables that have adjustable heights which I find very convenient.
Material: You should look for a table that has both a strong table and legs material. You should get a table that is at least 1 inch think. I prefer legs that are made from steel, as they offer stronger support and last longer.
I hope this article gave you some good options for large flat work tables. In addition, I hope you now have more insight on how to choose the perfect table. If you want to get crafty, you can always make a table on your own.