French Cleat Wall

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Project by mtalley posted 05-19-2014 12:48 PM 6306 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Since I live in France, it only makes sense for me to have a organization wall that using French Cleats. I ripped down some pine sub-flooring, cut one of the edges at a 45, and glued/screwed them to a section of 1/2 plywood. Exterior water-based poly was added to both the back and front before it went up on my clay-block garage shop wall. For my first French Cleat accessory: I had three small cut-off sections left from a picture shelf wall I did in my office that I tacked together to hold my Jack, #4 smoother, and a couple of block planes. I keep the rest of my planes in a chest, but I use these constantly and wanted to have them in reach. I will post more as I add or maybe put it all into a “this is my shop” post

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#1 posted 05-19-2014 01:49 PM

Très bien!
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#3 posted 05-19-2014 09:23 PM

Wish I had some wall space left to put one of these, Nice work!!

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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