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Project by RKW posted 1610 days ago 3052 views 6 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project has taken my garage from being extremely cluttered to just simply cluttered. I was going to work on a project today and i became frustrated at the disorganization of my clamps so i dropped what i was doing and worked on this. Its nothing fancy. I used some scrap mdf that was also in my way. (two birds with one stone). I spent the biggest part of the day on this, but it was well worth it. This is actually in a little closet in my garage which limited my ability to take good pics.

-- RKWoods





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gjd

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#1 posted 1610 days ago

Nice looking rack! (gosh, I can’t believe I said that). A clamp rack is still needed in my shop. I like the extra storage you have with it. I hadn’t thought of that. Thanks for posting.

-- gjd Southcentral Wisconsin

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RKW

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#2 posted 1610 days ago

Its nothing compared to my wife’s, but thanks for noticing bureaucrat.

-- RKWoods

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1610 days ago

Looks good

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 1609 days ago

Cool, I made one last weekend that had 3 racks on hinges. I have to post the pics. Work keeps getting in the way LOL Looks good!

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

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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 1609 days ago

This looks pretty good. Keeping clamps organized and readily available with a rack like this eliminates a lot of frustration during glue ups. I am going to have to do something similar since mine are just piled in a corner.

Thanks for the inspiration.

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

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OhValleyWoodandWool

966 posts in 1619 days


#6 posted 1609 days ago

Great! wish I had the wall space for a clamp rack just like that

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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Rick Dennington

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#7 posted 1609 days ago

Hey Randy: Very nice job, and well done. A clamp rack is a “must have” item in a shop. I built mine a few years back(see my woodshop pixs, and pixs#2), and am not sure you can build them big enough!! lol. The more clamps—- the more space you need! Keep on keeping on.

-- " I started with nothing, and I've still got most of it left".......

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RexMcKinnon

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#8 posted 1609 days ago

The storage above is a great idea. Usually wasted space.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Jamie

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#9 posted 1609 days ago

I wish I had the clamps to justify building a rack like that! My 2’ long 2×4 screwed to the wall is fine for now.

-- "Preach the gospel always. If necessary use words" -St Francis of Assisi

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Budgie

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#10 posted 1599 days ago

nice job.

-- Bud, Central Square, NY, http://thepostnbeam.blogspot.com/

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