One of those scrap plywood projects

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Project by Steve posted 03-25-2018 02:11 AM 2109 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Had some 1/2” plywood scraps I thought I’d fool around with. Ended up building this little tote for my nail guns. I didn’t think about trying to line up the handle until later on, so that’s why it’s not even. This tote fits underneath the shelf on one side of my table saw cabinet.

Fun way to pass the day while cleaning up the garage.

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#1 posted 03-25-2018 03:30 AM

Practical, and a great use of scrap ply, nice.

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#2 posted 03-25-2018 03:58 AM

Being organized is always good, keeps the creative juices flowing and not the where is my tool thing…LOL

Nice work, good use of scraps.

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#3 posted 03-25-2018 12:08 PM

This is a nice practical tote. Congratulations.

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#4 posted 03-25-2018 04:15 PM

Nice job, great way to organize your tools. Thanks

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#5 posted 03-26-2018 12:57 AM

Stellar job…..Keep up the good work, and keep them projects coming…Hope you’re enjoying that new tablesaw cabinet….!!

-- " At my age, happy hour is a crap and a nap".....!!

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#6 posted 03-26-2018 02:35 AM

Very Nice & Well Done Also!

-- Richard (Aurora, Ontario, CANADA)

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#7 posted 03-26-2018 01:10 PM

Thanks guys, I probably got a little carried away with the holes for the handle. But I was excited to use my new drill press and was playing around with a 2.5” hole saw I had chucked up to make some 2.5” circles for my kids to play around with. If it had been part of my original plan, I probably would have used a 1.5” spade bit instead.

But it felt good to be in out in the garage and cutting wood. Which is what it’s all about.

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