I haven’t seen a video of a workbench shelf from Paul, but he did have some pictures on his blog. I added one to my workbench, but I did it a little bit different because I wanted it to sit lower. I screwed some boards to the underside of the stretchers and added a strip along the back to help support the shelf and keep things from falling off the back. The back strip is glued and screwed from under the shelf board. It seems to be pretty solid even over a 4 foot span without a front support. I use it to store some appliances for mitering, so I needed it lower.
FYI, I tongue and grooved the shelf boards to keep them in alignment, but I didn’t use glue to allow for some wood movement. Worked out pretty well so far.
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