Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'pegboard'

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My Folding Workbench

01-28-2019 10:49 PM by Matt Snyder | 4 comments »

I’ve got a small wood shop I’ve been building up in my small 14’ x 20’ garage. After picking up a bunch of tools, I realized I needed a better work space than my table saw. In order to conserve precious space, I decided to go with a folding design. In looking for a place to put it, I decided to use the dead air above the steps to the basement. The first task was to frame in the tool and wood storage area. For the doors I planed down some 2×4s and mitered the ends. I made th...

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Building For The Wife #6: Kitchen peg board for utensils.

09-24-2015 08:32 AM by fatman51 | 3 comments »

Right after she loaded all of her things into her new kitchen bureau, my wife was cleaning the sawdust off of her Jars of things that I had borrowed and putting them in her new spice rack. She glanced at the side of the refrigerator, which is just right of her new bureau, which sits between that and and her stove, and decided that she needed a utensil hanger there. What she described like a piece of plywood nailed to a 2x that extended out from the end of the cabinet where it came up agains...

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French Cleat VS Peg Board

10-23-2014 07:55 PM by bdatkinson | 9 comments »

I am about to redo part of my work shop. I currently have a pegboard system for hanging my tools. Ive seen alot of things showing that some people like using French Cleat systems. Has anyone used that type of system and recommend French Cleats? Anybody like one of the other?

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Setting Up Shop (The Gloat to End All Gloats Blog) #3: A Quick Update & A Messy Shop

01-11-2014 12:36 AM by FaTToaD | 5 comments »

It has been a while since I posted anything about the new shop. Mainly due to the fact we’ve been working on the actual house, moving, dealing with family and the holidays, etc. However, I have got a little done in the shop since I took off a few days around the first of the year to get a start on getting everything up and running. I got a lot done including moving about 95% of the tools where I want them. I did loose one day of my “shop time” due to a trip to Baltimore ...

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Setting Up Shop (The Gloat to End All Gloats Blog) #1: Introduction

11-13-2013 12:32 AM by FaTToaD | 6 comments »

Hello all LumberJocks! As promised in my Gloat to End all Gloats post, I’m starting a blog series dedicated to discovering, moving in, and setting up the dedicated shop we got as part of our recent home purchase. I plan to put several types of posts under this one series, which will range from discovering the new tools to setting up the shop and making it my own. I’d like to start by letting y’all know we closed on the house on Friday afternoon, so we have spent all weekend clean...

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My TINY shop renovation #6: Pegboard cabinet done!

01-27-2013 05:47 AM by StayinBroke | 3 comments »

I have to thank the winter weather we had yesterday for a 2 day weekend! Sweet! First one I’ve had in a while! The job I’m on right now is a little behind so my company has had us working 6 8 hour days a week for the past 4 or 5 months, and just this week we went to 4 10 hour days (Monday-Thursday) and 2 8 hour days (Friday and Saturday) taking us up to 56 hours a week. Makes for a loooooong week, but it will definitely help pay the bills (Not to mention the $70 a week I use in ga...

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Renovating the shop

01-17-2013 05:58 AM by WoodJediNTraining | 8 comments »

I am remodeling the old workshop to turn it into an assembly and finish building. I have a new 12×24 building that will be turned into the main shop. Here is a look at the transition and some discussion on whats to come. I started by removing everything from the shop, then with a little help The walls got furred out, then White pegboard was hung. A great solution for small shops, it gives you the opportunity to use the vertical space

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how i save space in my shop #2: organizing my shoebox shop

05-26-2011 06:27 AM by emart | 3 comments »

for those that have seen my shop it is immediately apparent that space and organization is not easy in my 10×10 shed. the terms 10 lbs in a 3 lb bag come to mind for the longest time i have been wanting to put up a decent sized pegboard in my shop but as always space was a problem. i have 2 smaller plastic ones near my RAS but that just isnt enough anymore now that my machines have displaced several of my storage cabinets. in the back i originally had a small set of shelves that ba...

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Shop Improvements #1: My love hate relationship with pegboard

02-02-2011 10:17 AM by Sarit | 10 comments »

I’ve recently moved into my new shop (aka 2 car garage), and I’m still pondering how best to use my wall space.In my old garage I had a whole 4’x8’ panel wall behind my workbench, but found it difficult to get all my tools there without making lots of custom holders and there was no storage for items too bulky for pegboard. Oh how I longed for some upper cabinets, but lamented on how that would leave me with a pitiful 20” strip of pegboard under its dark shadow. ...

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The Great Garage Reorganization and Shop Improvement Act #9: Getting benched and board (pegboard that is)

08-21-2010 08:10 PM by captkerk | 11 comments »

I finally got around to a little more work in the garage/shop. I started building a new workbench and I finally got some pegboard put up. First, the workbench. I wanted to rebuild my existing workbench to make the top a little bigger and so I could add a vise and bench dogs. As I was contemplating how to do this, a Shop Notes magazine came in the mail with a nice, inexpensive design that I thought would work well for me. Torsion box workbench I got started on it and it was coming ...

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