About Professional Jewelers Bench by Gerstner International
About Gerstner International
H Gerstner & Sons, a name synonymous with timeless craftsmanship and superior quality, has long been the standard-bearer for wooden chests and cases. Rooted in a rich history that dates back to 1906, the Gerstner brand represents a legacy of meticulous woodcraft, with each piece a testament to the artistry and precision of skilled artisans. Known for their classic tool chests, which have held the instruments of craftsmen, hobbyists, and collectors with unparalleled elegance, Gerstner has cultivated an ethos where durability and beauty are inseparable. In present day, Gerstner is operated by family members in its 4th generation. Through this growth a new brand has grown, Gerstner International.
Embracing both tradition and innovation, Gerstner International has now expanded its horizon to the fine jewelry industry. In an exclusive partnership with Pepetools, a renowned manufacturer of high-quality tools and equipment for jewelers, Gerstner has stepped into a new realm with the introduction of a bespoke jeweler's bench. This collaboration embodies a perfect synergy between Gerstner's storied craftsmanship and Pepetools' industry expertise. The result is a jeweler's bench that not only meets the functional demands of the modern artisan but also captures the essence of a heirloom piece, promising to age gracefully alongside the creations it aids in bringing to life.
Wood - Maple wood with long lasting smooth lacquer.
Assembly - Majority of bench is pre-assembled by hand. Box contains two fully skirted legs and a stability beam. This is assembled in 10 minutes or less with 10 included screws and an allen wrench.
Drawers - 3 drawers on smooth sliding rolling gliders, each drawer is lined in traditional Gerstner Green felt to minimize scratch or wear on tools. The drawer dimensions (inside):
- Top Drawer - 8" wide x 14" long x 1"deep
- Middle Drawer - 8" wide x 14" long x 2 1/4" deep
- Bottom Drawer - 8" wide x 14" long x 2 1/4" deep
Work Area - The top work area dimensions are 34" wide x 13" deep. A solid 1 3/8" rail is around the perimeter to limit tools from rolling off your bench. A hefty, solid maple 3/4" slab makes up the top of the working area.
Catch Tray - A handy catch tray that is 19" wide and 15" long, with 2 2/8" deep - lined with stainless steel to easily catch metal sweeps.
Leg Opening - A generous opening for your legs is 32" wide and 25" tall. The bench depth in this area is 18" for plenty of space to slide into the bench while working.
Bench Dimensions are 37" wide, 37" tall and 18.5" deep. A solid weight of 100lbs, this bench is compact enough to ship in one box and assemble within 10 minutes or less.
Gerstner International Design Pedigree
Manufactured to last, and built to the high quality standards that Gerstner has maintained since 1906, this bench is engineered to last for generations. Carefully selected lumber is hand cut, hand assembled, and hand lacquered for an amazing quality finish. The 3 drawers are lined in trademark Gerstner Green felt. The bench assembles very quickly, it is packaged in one box and includes all of the components in the photograph. The drawers are on smooth sliders, most benches just have wood-on-wood construction. Two arm rest, two mandrel holes, and a bench pin are the heart of the bench.
Shipping FAQ -
The bench is packed in a single box with the dimensions of 42" x 22" x 21". With a 100lb gross weight. The bench can be shipped ground across the globe via negotiated rates with our carrier. Please add the bench to your cart, and enter your address for an accurate shipping price.
Quantity Discounts -
At this time we are providing the best possible price we can offer. If you are looking to setup a studio with 6+ benches please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org as we can arrange a freight quote to save shipping cost. For 12+ benches we are able to provide free shipping within the lower 48 states.
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