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Forum topic by fd_cox posted 01-21-2016 02:28 AM 1162 views 2 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-21-2016 02:28 AM

Topic tags/keywords: mobile lumber cart

This is from Steve Ramsey’s plans; it sure makes a difference on not having to nearly kill myself when I need to find a piece of material to use now.

2 1/2 sheets of plywood ….. 4’ wide

-- Floyd - Harrison Arkansas

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#1 posted 01-21-2016 03:35 AM

Interesting, wish I had floor space to use in this manner.

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#2 posted 01-21-2016 05:19 AM

I saw this style cart while on Pintrest last week and was thinking about making one myself. Smart design. I also like the horizontal rack system you got going on there.

-- Harry - Professional amateur

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#3 posted 01-21-2016 03:50 PM

I built one also and love it. Problem is that I overloaded it with in a week and need a second one. :)

Do yourself a favor and reinforce the lip board on the opposite side of the bins. Mine was screwed and glued. You will soon overload it (yes you will) and you’ll get to witness a `lumber scrap avalanche `

You have more screws in yours so you might be alright

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#4 posted 01-23-2016 04:54 PM

It looks easy to make to. Something I should look into making. Only thing is I would probably need two of them. With all the lumber I have.

-- Gracie's wooden signs. Middlebury, In.

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#5 posted 01-23-2016 05:42 PM

No matter how much space you have or think you need… you will quickly fill it up and want more. It’s some sort of cosmic rule or something :)


-- Brad in FL - In Dog I trust... everything else is questionable

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#6 posted 01-23-2016 06:02 PM

Howdy fd_cox, or Floyd,

Stellar job on the lumber cart….They are a must have in about any shop, if you have the room….I see you live in Harrison…I live about 35 miles from you down by Bull Shoals Lake going towards Mountain Home…..

-- " The secret to staying young looking.....hang around old people.." R.D.

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#7 posted 01-23-2016 06:10 PM

Great job! I need to build a lower version to fin under a shop table I have.

-- Third rail

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#8 posted 01-24-2016 12:46 PM

Thanks for all the comments, Brad your probably right, I keep saying if I just could expand my shop out another 8 – 10 ’ then I would have enough room.

-- Floyd - Harrison Arkansas

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