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The MPT - A More Efficient Way to Work

The Multi Purpose Table (MPT) is a shop-made, portable work table that I have designed and built.  The MPT works with a variety of accessories and allows for an ultra-efficient portable workflow.  The MPT also completely packs up making it easy to transport or store.

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My name is Dan Pattison and I am a self-employed builder and designer from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.  The majority of my local work consists of custom kitchens, built-in cabinetry, trim work and finish carpentry. Examples of my work can be seen in my portfolio. I enjoy the design and build process and the satisfaction that comes from building things with my hands...

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