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Project by Rayne posted 09-02-2014 10:45 PM 1470 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s my lumber storage rack that I made using Steve Ramsey’s plans. It’s basically what his plans made it out to be except I did add some handles to it afterwards for easy mobility. This has been a wonderful addition to my garage as it has cleared up a LOT of mess and to help keep the lumber/scraps off the ground. The picture below is the Before. It didn’t cost very much and has been very effective.





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NZPenfold

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#1 posted 09-02-2014 11:38 PM

Nice work…..I need one of these myself…..might need to put one together

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timbertailor

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#2 posted 09-03-2014 03:18 AM

Always good to stay organized.

Nice job!

-- Brad, Texas, https://www.youtube.com/user/tonkatoytruck/feed

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#3 posted 09-03-2014 03:41 AM

Isn’t it amazing how much space we have once we clean up and store away….but then we don’t know where anything is located.. I kinda enjoy walking around my shop scratching my head looking for something I just laid down. Thanks for sharing

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#4 posted 09-03-2014 08:53 AM

Never enough storage huh? Well done.

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

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Rayne

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#5 posted 09-03-2014 11:50 AM

Thanks for all the comments. My garage isn’t all that big, so with the amount of lumber and scraps laying around, I was about to trip over one of them and injure myself sooner or later, so I stopped everything and made this to get all of it out of the way. I think the hard part is coming back to the scraps and actually making something with them…lol..

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#6 posted 09-03-2014 07:54 PM

Those “shorts bins’ (that what I call them) are a great asset to nay shop…..The only difference actually, between mine and yours is that you put dividers in, and I didn’t….I find personally that you have more room w/o the dividers….I built mine about 8 years ago, and it’s held up good, and doing what it’s suppose to do…...Here’s a shot of mine…..Well…...I’ll have to try to post it later…..Can’t get Photobucket to load…....I hate that thing, sometimes…...

-- My grandpa used to say: "Y'all come back when you can....come after dinner, and leave before supper.."

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Rick Dennington

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#7 posted 09-03-2014 07:59 PM

-- My grandpa used to say: "Y'all come back when you can....come after dinner, and leave before supper.."

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#8 posted 09-03-2014 08:31 PM

Great job

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Rayne

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#9 posted 09-03-2014 09:10 PM

Nice build Rick. I can see the benefit of getting rid of the dividers, but it works for me to easily separate species / types of woods into their own bins.

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