Finally made a clamp rack….

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Project by KevinVan posted 1708 days ago 3023 views 6 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I needed some shop time and I figured I put this rack off long enough.

Ripped 4 strips of oak ply 3” wide.

I ran ½ dadoes on 2” centers. on two of them.

The relief for the pipe clamps were 1” wide dadoes.

Glued and Screwed the top combed board to the bottom rip and fastened both plumb to the wall.

-- ALS IK KAN “to the best of my ability,”

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#1 posted 1708 days ago

Very nice and clean.

-- Bud, Central Square, NY,

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#2 posted 1708 days ago

Nice, well organized. Thanks for the idea. I need to do the same in my shop


-- Guy,PEI

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#3 posted 1708 days ago

Nice rack!

-- Proud Supporter of Homes For Our Troops

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#4 posted 1708 days ago

Some day my shop will be that clean…............
Nice clamp rack Kev.

-- Having fun...Eric

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#5 posted 1708 days ago

Wow, you have so many clamps some still have the tags on them!!! I’m so Jealous!!

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#6 posted 1708 days ago

Looks great! I see only one problem – what are you going to do when you buy more clamps? You can never have enough clamps – but you’re getting close!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#7 posted 1708 days ago

Excellent job. Your whole shop is on wheels, that is also a plus.

-- AJJ, Eugene OR

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#8 posted 1708 days ago

Very nice….

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#9 posted 1708 days ago

I’d love to have even a quarter of those clamps!!! You have a small fortune there!


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#10 posted 1708 days ago

Nice job
The more clamps the better I think I’m up to about the 200 mark and still run out on some jobs.

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 1707 days ago

Thanks guys..

I plan to get some shorter parallel clamps in the future.

The cheapo Harbor Freight clamps will be phased out.
They served me well for what they’re worth.

Once you have quality clamps like Jorgensen, it’s hard to go back.

-- ALS IK KAN “to the best of my ability,”

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#12 posted 1707 days ago

Nice looking job, great job on the clamp rack.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#13 posted 1703 days ago

Looks great! You can’t beat a little organization in the shop.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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