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Shop Organization - Materials Cart

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Project by Jack Barnhill posted 01-27-2010 03:57 AM 5912 views 24 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There seems to be a lot of LJs getting starting spring cleaning early, particularly getting their lumber and sheet goods piles under control. About a month ago, I too jumped on the band wagon and finally built the materials cart that I had shared in my blog on SketchUp models for shop “furniture”.

The original plan was from ShopNotes Issue #55. I scaled it down to just 25” X 4’ to fit in my small shop.

-- Best regards, Jack -- I may not be good, but I'm slow -- www.BarnhillWoodworks.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-27-2010 05:06 AM

Looks like a good cart.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Troy

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#2 posted 01-27-2010 05:59 AM

Good job, feels good eh? I think you’re right; early spring cleaning seems to be catchy

-- Troy Bouffard || Master Sergeant, US Army (Retired) || http://www.birchhillwoodcrafts.com

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#3 posted 01-27-2010 08:43 PM

Very nice!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How did you fasten the chip board together? And what is the thickness of the CB?

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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Jack Barnhill

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#4 posted 01-28-2010 12:51 AM

The OSB is 19/32”. I wanted something closer to 3/4” but this was all the box store had. It is held together by pocket screws and glue.

-- Best regards, Jack -- I may not be good, but I'm slow -- www.BarnhillWoodworks.com

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#5 posted 01-28-2010 01:00 AM

Great idea, but first I need to build a shop cart like Mike’s in Norway, but the shop cart needs to come after building the garden bench, but by then I’ll be tripping over the scrap wood in the shop – too many projects and not enough time!! and then there’s my boss calling all the time asking, “Are you done yet?” I won’t even go into the “Honey Do” list(s).

-- John from Horse Shoe

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#6 posted 01-28-2010 04:15 AM

Nice!

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

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#7 posted 04-15-2010 06:56 PM

that looks great.. I will have to borrow that design. thanks

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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#8 posted 04-15-2010 07:25 PM

Really well done!!

Is that Evelyn, from “Two and a Half Men,” on the TV ??

Funny show !!!

-- -- Neil

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#9 posted 05-08-2010 04:33 PM

That OSB just ‘looks the part’. Good project

Martyn

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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