Safety Glasses/Ear Defender Rack

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Project by albachippie posted 02-12-2015 04:51 PM 2080 views 12 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As some of you know from this thread on LJs I have a new job and I am trying to encourage the users of the machine shop to wear eye and ear protection. Anyway, to make it as easy as possible to pick up these items, I have made 2 of these racks, one for each side of the shop.

It is simply some 68mm waste pipe cut at a 30degree angle for the spec holders, screwed to an 18mm MDF back.

Just need to order up to date signage now, and get the lecturers to enforce it!

Comments always welcome,


-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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#1 posted 02-12-2015 09:05 PM

Excellent idea. You know, if it’s not convenient or required, it won’t happen.

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#2 posted 02-12-2015 09:20 PM

That should do the trick. Just need to smack the ones that don’t use them , they will learn.

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#3 posted 02-13-2015 08:41 AM

Thanks for the comments,


-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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#4 posted 02-13-2015 10:57 PM

Why so many?
Interesting idea.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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#5 posted 02-14-2015 04:01 PM

Why so many?
Interesting idea.

- Bud_3

It’s in the machine shop of a college.

Thanks for the comment,


-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland

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#6 posted 02-15-2015 05:18 PM

That’s a great idea. I’ll adopt it for my shop and maybe for the shop at the university where I work.

Thanks for such a simple idea.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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