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Blog entry by Hermit posted 10-22-2018 07:50 PM 705 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

None of these worthy of posting as a project but may give someone else ideas.
So kudos to all those who gave me inspiration and ideas to get some shop furniture built.

Above is a small parts/hardware storage etc. Made with 3/4 sanded plywood and 1/2” plywood scraps for the bins. Removable labels with peel and stick felt feet.

Above is an outfeed table. Wood Whisperer design. Two layers of 1/2” plywood make up the top. Sealed with clear shelac and 5 coats of wipe on poly.

Above is a cheap and dirty sled. Works well and spot on accurate.

And lastly, this was this past weekend’s project. No more storing sandpaper in a drawer. Stores full sheets, sheets for sanding blocks, ros and palm sander sheets and lastly foam sanding blocks.

-- I'm like the farmer's duck. If it don't rain, I'll walk.

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#1 posted 10-22-2018 10:34 PM

Organizal ideas are always welcome. Gives me ideas to use in my shop design.

Thanks for sharing

-- Eric, Upstate South Carolina

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Rick Dennington

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#2 posted 10-22-2018 10:51 PM

You’ll get plenty of good use for all the projects…Shop projects are one of my favorite things to build….Stellar job…!!!

-- " There's a better way.....find it"...... Thomas Edison.

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#3 posted 10-23-2018 01:50 PM

Shop projects are those necessary things that happen that aren’t glamorous, beautiful works of art. Still, a well organized shop is a happy shop, IMO. I think I will borrow the small parts shelf (especially the bins) and the sand paper storage shelf ideas.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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