Air Compressor Caddy

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Project by ProbablyLost posted 06-28-2009 05:22 PM 6783 views 23 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last Christmas my father recieved a new air compressor and several nail guns. His birthday was in April, so it seemed fitting to make this for a birthday gift. the plan came out of the May edition of “Wood” magazine. It was easy to make, and has turned out to be very handy. I think I am going to make another one for me.

-- Chris

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#1 posted 06-28-2009 05:52 PM

SWEET! This would be a great little addition to my garage. I like it, thanks for sharing.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#2 posted 06-28-2009 06:09 PM

That would be awesome for the job site. Probably save two or three trips in and out. Good project. BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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#3 posted 06-28-2009 06:46 PM

Very nice and functional project for many years to come.

-- Rusty

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#4 posted 06-28-2009 07:32 PM

A taxi for a compressor cool design well done

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 06-28-2009 07:34 PM

i like this as well, i definitely need one of these!!

-- David - Houston, Texas. (

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#6 posted 06-28-2009 08:33 PM

ncie idea I missed the plans, may have to add WOOD to my magazine subscription list.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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#7 posted 06-29-2009 09:57 AM

Fantastic, just great. I’ve got a bostich pancake that would work with that really well, thanks for posting.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#8 posted 06-29-2009 10:00 AM

Nice Job. I don’t need a compressor setup but I could use something like that for my HVLP sprayer and accessories. Thanks for the inspiration.

-- Imagine It... Build It... Enjoy It!

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#9 posted 06-30-2009 03:44 AM

Me Too!
I made one for my shop from the same plans. The only thing I changed was, that I added swivel coasters on the front to make it easier to move around.

-- Wade, Nashville,

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#10 posted 10-28-2009 06:41 PM

Cool, a buddy of mine who is new to wood working made this from my suggestion as well. Both of you did a god job. Not saying your new to this though.

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

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#11 posted 11-07-2009 07:42 PM

That is an awesome idea. I am getting to love this site.

-- Thanks, Joe

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#12 posted 01-25-2010 05:55 AM

Gotta get me one of these.. Beats toting around a full compressor!

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#13 posted 01-25-2010 05:56 AM

Neat idea!

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