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Tool Hanger for my TS

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Project by jerryz posted 07-02-2009 11:36 PM 2103 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I wanted to have a hanger for the accesory tools of my table saw. I saw the MagSwitch Hook but they retail at around $40.00
I like the idea of being able to relocate the hanger when needed, soo a spark hit me.
I got myself a Magnetic Jig from Woodcraft, the 30mm version, a couple of steel hooks from the orange store (the black one in front came with my TS) 2 scraps of 3/4” pine and some glue and presto.
Works like a charm.
Drilled the hole for the mag-jig with a forstner bit.
My son helped me making it as well as taking the photos.





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#1 posted 07-03-2009 12:13 AM

Cool idea !!!

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#2 posted 07-03-2009 02:44 AM

Good idea Jerry. Always great to be able to build something to be able to save some green.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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#3 posted 07-03-2009 03:44 AM

Great idea – though I am sure that Calamity Jane (me!) would find a way to catch myself on one of those hooks!!!

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#4 posted 07-03-2009 02:21 PM

Jerry, this is a nice addition to your saw. These tools have got to go someplace and we usually end up laying them on the saw wings or on a bench beside the saw. Then they either have to be constantly moved to use the saw or end up disappearing from the bench. You have engineered a good storage solution with this project.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#5 posted 07-03-2009 02:29 PM

Simple and effective…......cool.

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#6 posted 07-03-2009 02:44 PM

wonderfull !
keep them from bouncing around into the blade !
great idea .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 07-06-2009 06:40 AM

cool idea

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#8 posted 07-06-2009 06:43 AM

Agreed…great idea…I’m stealing it lol.

-- Don S.E. OK

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#9 posted 12-19-2009 08:57 PM

I like it!! It is nice to be able to find those things when you need them and when they are that handy it makes for a productive shop. In my world time is valuable.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind, http://mynoblebear.com

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