Pipe Clamp Rack

  • Advertise with us
Project by TDSpade posted 05-29-2014 06:35 AM 3943 views 33 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got this pipe clamp rack idea from this months Wood magazine. I decided to do double rows, instead of a single row. This made the 3/4 inch plywood feel a bit flimsy. So I used some 11 by 1 by 3/4 oak scrap to mount and reinforce the racks. I might have gotten a bit carried away. But it is a solid safe setup. It is nice to have my pipe clamps in one place. And not tucked into every corner and in my way.

-- For every expert, there is an equal and opposite expert.

16 comments so far

View stefang's profile


15512 posts in 2752 days

#1 posted 05-29-2014 08:46 AM

This is a great concept and your version looks really nice. It seems like a great way to free up valuable wall space in the shop.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View Ken90712's profile


16863 posts in 2607 days

#2 posted 05-29-2014 09:23 AM

Great job, that’ll work…. Well done

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View steve_in_ohio's profile


1195 posts in 1029 days

#3 posted 05-29-2014 12:50 PM

great idea, simple and effective

-- steve, simple and effective

View Mr M's Woodshop's profile

Mr M's Woodshop

392 posts in 2485 days

#4 posted 05-29-2014 01:35 PM

I love these projects that improve your quality of life in the shop. Good job, and enjoy it!

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA,

View woodshopmike's profile


222 posts in 1082 days

#5 posted 05-29-2014 02:20 PM

Looks great! I really like that you made two rows to fit more clamps into the space.


View Thewoodman2000's profile


822 posts in 1388 days

#6 posted 05-29-2014 02:37 PM

Now that is a GREAT setup!!!
thanks for sharing with us!!!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

View Northwest29's profile


1469 posts in 1908 days

#7 posted 05-29-2014 03:05 PM

Now that is one smart solution to many a wood workers storage problem for clamps. Thanks for sharing it with us.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

View woodchuckerNJ's profile


1140 posts in 1052 days

#8 posted 05-29-2014 03:57 PM

Nice idea.

-- Jeff NJ

View majuvla's profile


8685 posts in 2286 days

#9 posted 05-29-2014 06:19 PM

Verry original idea. Improvisation is the mother of all inventions.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View mcoyfrog's profile


3800 posts in 3012 days

#10 posted 05-29-2014 06:58 PM

Excellent idea thanks for sharing

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View Richard's profile


1871 posts in 2108 days

#11 posted 05-29-2014 07:00 PM

Great idea and looks like it holds a lot of clamps with the double rows. Don’t think I would try it in a shop with 10 ft ceilings though , be kind of tough to reach.

View Todd A. Clippinger's profile

Todd A. Clippinger

8901 posts in 3518 days

#12 posted 05-29-2014 10:54 PM

I LOVE an organized shop! This is a great idea and looks well executed. Thanks for sharing this!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

View hoss12992's profile


3809 posts in 1311 days

#13 posted 05-30-2014 02:24 AM

That is really cool. Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop

View woodbutcherbynight's profile


2295 posts in 1827 days

#14 posted 05-30-2014 03:33 AM

Nice, have to see about using this in my shop as most would admit I need more space!

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

View Vince's profile


1105 posts in 2847 days

#15 posted 05-30-2014 05:36 AM


-- Vince

showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics