Projects #1: Lumber Rack

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Blog entry by SquintyPolock posted 12-22-2016 01:57 PM 702 reads 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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I used this basic lumber rack idea from the Wood Whisperer. He’s one of my go-to You-Tube channels when I need advice. I have this nice empty wall that is begging me to hang lumber on it.

And I have this butchered piece of plywood that I used to protect some wet concrete a few months ago.

I made this jig to cut all the angled brackets on the table saw.

I bolted the uprights to the wall with lag screws. Then I built all the “C” shaped brackets and installed them on the uprights.

I installed the two ends first, ran a string line and lined up the middle brackets, so that everything stayed even and level.

Once I finished, I was able to sort out all my scraps. It’s good to know your inventory.

Thanks for having a look.


-- It's all in a day's work...

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#1 posted 12-22-2016 04:03 PM

a very nice heavy duty lumber rack …will last through the years ….. GREAT JOB


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