American Surplus logo

Used Workbenches


Used Workbenches for Sale

  • ASI carries a wide variety of used workbenches with many different styles in stock, including packaging workstations, used lab benches, used Vidmar workbenches, used pallet rack workbenches, used steel workbenches, and more.
  • Workbenches are made of durable materials for intensive labor that can endure rigorous projects.
  • Can play a major role in warehouse productivity, and are designed to adjust to the height of the workers using the station.
  • Pricing may vary based on quantity, condition, and capacity required.
  • ASI pays top dollar for used workbenches: Learn More About Our Purchasing Program
Used Pallet Rack Workbenches
  • Made to Order
  • Heavy-Duty Workbench
  • Industrial-Design
  • Photo Representation Only
View Inventory
Used Butcher Block Workbenches
  • Rugged, stands up to abuse
  • Rounded edges for safety
  • Customized sizes
  • Photo Representation Only
View Inventory
Used Packing Tables
  • Provides a Sturdy Work Surface
  • Withstands Heavy Loads
  • Increase Safety
  • Photo Representation Only
View Inventory
Used Vidmar Workbench
  • Heavy-Duty Cabinet with Drawers
  • Organize and Secure Loose Items
  • Made-To-Order
  • Photo Representation Only
View Inventory
Used Steel Top Workbenches
  • Withstand Heavy Loads
  • Resistance to Damage
  • Easy to Clean
  • Photo Representation Only
View Inventory

We Buy Used Warehouse Equipment

Are you moving or liquidating your facility and looking to sell your used warehouse equipment or material? American Surplus Inc. can help! American Surplus Inc. offers a purchasing program for new and used warehouse and material handling equipment. Learn more about our purchasing program online or call our sales office at (800) 876-3736 to get started.

Learn More

About Workbenches

Versatile and convenient, the right workbench can be a major asset to your warehouse or jobsite. With numerous styles available from American Surplus Inc. there is definitely a workbench to fit any application. We offer excellent quality used workbenches as well as completely customized workbenches made in-house to fit your specific needs.

Pallet Rack Workbenches from ASI are all made to order at our in-house fabrication shop. These workbenches are constructed from surplus pallet racking components and are 100% customizable; add shelves, lighting, louvered panels for hanging bins – whatever you need, and in whatever size you may need.

Our used laboratory benches are equipped with an electrostatic discharge (ESD) mat to remove static charges, preventing damage to sensitive electronic components. An overhead light and overhead cabinet increase the versatility of uses for this workbench. Butcher block workbenches are rugged and durable, able to handle almost any job and ASI can customize yours with a variety of accessories.

acking and shipping will never be easier when you add a custom packing table to your warehouse. Made to order in-house at ASI, these workbenches are completely customizable to accommodate any unique need for your business. They are made from lightweight extruded aluminum and can be made as small or as large as you may need.

Any workbench from American Surplus Inc. is guaranteed to be made from high quality, inspected, and tested surplus material and whether it is custom made to order at our fabrication shop or a used piece of equipment, we can tailor whatever you need to your specifications with numerous available accessories. Save hundreds or dollars and hours of searching by shopping with confidence at ASI.

Contact one of our salesmen to learn more about customization options. Just tell us what you need from your workbench and let our team design and build it for you. We have all components available on-hand to keep lead times to a minimum so you can get your new workbench as soon as possible!

Advantages of Workbenches

Workbenches offer a variety of advantages in both professional and personal settings. These sturdy, flat-topped tables provide a dedicated space for a wide range of tasks and activities. Here are some of the advantages of workbenches:

  • Increased productivity: Industrial workbenches are designed to increase efficiency and productivity in a workplace. They provide a dedicated space for workers to complete tasks, which can help reduce clutter and minimize distractions.
  • Improved organization: Workbenches provide a convenient and organized space for workers to store tools, materials, and other supplies. This can help reduce the time it takes to locate necessary items, which can improve overall efficiency.
  • Enhanced safety: Workbenches can be customized to include safety features, such as guards and shields, to protect workers from hazards. Additionally, workbenches can be designed to promote proper ergonomics, reducing the risk of injury or strain.
  • Flexibility: Industrial workbenches can be customized to meet specific workplace needs. They can be configured to accommodate different types of work, such as assembly, testing, or packaging. They can also be designed to fit different spaces and be easily moved or adjusted as needed.
  • Durability: Industrial workbenches are built to withstand heavy use and can last for many years. They are typically made from high-quality materials that can withstand harsh conditions, such as heat, moisture, and chemicals. This makes them a cost-effective investment for businesses that need durable workspaces.
  • Stability: Workbenches are designed to be stable and robust, providing a secure platform for various tasks. Whether you're sawing, hammering, or assembling, a sturdy workbench can handle the job without wobbling or shaking.
  • Customization: Many workbenches are customizable, allowing you to add or remove accessories such as vises, pegboards, lighting, and clamps to tailor the bench to your specific needs.
  • Efficiency: With a dedicated workbench, you can work more efficiently because you don't have to set up and tear down your workspace for each project. Everything you need is already in place.
  • Ergonomics: Workbenches can be designed to provide an ergonomic workspace, with the height and layout adjusted to suit your specific tasks and preferences. This can reduce strain and improve comfort during long hours of work.
  • Multi-Functionality: Some workbenches are designed to serve multiple functions, such as a workbench with a built-in tool storage cabinet, allowing you to make the most of your workspace.
  • Project Concentration: Having a dedicated workbench can help you concentrate on your projects by providing a space free from distractions.
  • Mobility: Some workbenches are equipped with wheels, making it easy to move around your workspace as needed.
  • Professional Appearance: Workbenches can give your workspace a professional and organized look, which is especially important in workshops, garages, or laboratories.
  • Teaching and Learning: Workbenches are often used in educational settings to teach various skills and trades. They provide students with a structured environment for hands-on learning.

Workbenches Applications

Industrial workbenches are versatile pieces of furniture designed for use in various industries. They provide a sturdy and organized workspace, helping workers to carry out tasks efficiently and safely. Here are some common applications for industrial workbenches:

  • Manufacturing: Industrial workbenches are widely used in manufacturing facilities for assembling, testing, and repairing products. They provide a stable surface for workers to perform intricate tasks and ensure consistent quality in the production process.
  • Electronics and Technology: In electronics and technology industries, workbenches are essential for circuit assembly, soldering, and electronic repairs. These workbenches often have specialized features like ESD (Electrostatic Discharge) protection to prevent damage to sensitive electronic components.
  • Automotive Repair: Workbenches are used in automotive repair shops for tasks such as vehicle maintenance, engine repairs, and part installations. They can be equipped with tool storage solutions to keep the necessary equipment within easy reach.
  • Woodworking: In woodworking shops, industrial workbenches are used for cutting, shaping, and assembling wood materials. They often have sturdy vises and clamps to secure pieces while working.
  • Metalworking: For metal fabrication, welding, and other metalworking tasks, workbenches with heat-resistant surfaces and additional safety features are employed.
  • Laboratories: In scientific and research laboratories, industrial workbenches provide a stable platform for conducting experiments, handling chemicals, and analyzing samples.
  • Packaging and Shipping: Workbenches with integrated packing stations are used in warehouses and distribution centers for packaging and preparing products for shipment.
  • Textile and Sewing: Industrial workbenches are utilized in textile and sewing industries for fabric cutting, pattern making, and assembling garments.
  • Art and Design: Artists, designers, and craftsmen use workbenches as creative spaces for sculpting, painting, and other artistic endeavors.
  • Retail and Service Counters: Workbenches are also found in retail environments and service counters, where they serve as checkout stations or customer service desks.

Workbenches Manufacturers

  • Lista
  • Rousseau Metal
  • Global Industrial
  • IAC Industries
  • Treston
  • Formaspace
  • Pro-Line
  • BenchPro
  • Sovella
  • Strong Hold

Workbenches are Also Known As

  • Workstations
  • Work tables
  • Assembly benches
  • Manufacturing benches
  • Production workbenches
  • Technical workbenches
  • Laboratory workbenches
  • Electronic workbenches
  • Packing stations
  • Packing benches
  • Heavy-duty workbenches
  • Ergonomic workstations
  • Modular workbenches
  • Adjustable workbenches
  • ESD workbenches (for Electrostatic Discharge protection)
  • Industrial work tables
  • Workshop benches
  • Woodworking workbenches
  • Metalworking workbenches
  • Technician workbenches

Workbenches Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What type of workbenches does ASI carry?
A: We are proud to offer a wide selection of workbench types. Customers have the option stackbin, packaging, pallet rack, butcher block, and even custom aluminum benches. On top of this, we now carry Vidmar workbenches, equipped shelving, or steel drawers.

Q: How do I choose a workbench for my specific needs?
A: All our workbenches have a strong work surface and solid foundation – If you need assistance in choosing the proper type for your specific needs, our experienced sales staff would be happy to guide you through the decision process.

Q: What are industrial workbenches made of?
A: Industrial workbenches are typically constructed from durable materials like steel, aluminum, or wood. The choice of material depends on the specific application and industry requirements.

Q: Can I use an industrial workbench for heavy-duty applications?
A: Absolutely. Industrial workbenches are built to handle heavy loads and withstand rigorous industrial environments.

Q: What weight capacity should I look for in an industrial workbench?
A: The weight capacity varies depending on the workbench's design and materials. It's essential to choose a workbench with a weight capacity suitable for the tasks you'll be performing.

Q: Can I customize an industrial workbench to suit my specific needs?
A: Yes, many manufacturers offer customization options, allowing you to tailor industrial workbenches with various accessories, storage solutions, and size configurations.