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Charging Station #8: Nearly done

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Blog entry by Ross Leidy posted 03-09-2021 03:07 PM 324 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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There’s just a few things left to finish-up and I’ll have a functional charging station.

To install the tool hanger, I placed a 3” spacer between it and the top, and screwed the hanger in place through the pocket holes on the underside.

I used some double-sided tape to hold the drawer fronts in place temporarily so I could install screws from inside the drawer box.

To prevent the drills and drivers from tearing-up the back of the case, I cut a strip of rubber floor mat and wedged it in place at the top.

All that remains is to attach the chargers, but I’m re-thinking my approach there. And then to figure out just where to hang it. I’ll have one more post when that’s all sorted.



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splintergroup

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#1 posted 03-09-2021 06:58 PM

Though it is just shop furniture, I really like the “make it classy” approach. The blacked out areas have a good contrast with the lighter wood.

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#2 posted 03-09-2021 07:15 PM

I also like the gentle curve, blacked out pulls.

-- Bob in Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

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Ross Leidy

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#3 posted 03-09-2021 07:54 PM

Thanks, gents.


Though it is just shop furniture, I really like the “make it classy” approach.

- splintergroup

This is why I’m re-thinking where to mount the chargers. It seems a shame to bolt-on a couple of big warts on the side.

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#4 posted 03-12-2021 07:14 PM

Lovely project, lovely blog. With more MCM workshop furniture the world would be a better place!

-- "Do or Do not. There is no try." - Yoda

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