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Project by atceric posted 1622 days ago 2886 views 11 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Posting several completed projects as I’m new to LJ.

This is a roller stand that I completed a while back, but I find it very useful. I give all the credit to Dempsey Woodworking (http://www.van-vliet.org/dempseywoodworking/rollerstand.shtml). Found their plan online and modified it only slightly. Their plan calls for a much wider top than I went with. The height is adjustable from as low as 30” to as high as 52”. It was a fairly easy build so I built two. They are getting lots of service in my shop.

Eric





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Cozmo35

2198 posts in 1635 days


#1 posted 1622 days ago

Nice build, but the link isn’t working.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 1622 days ago

nice rolllerstand
does it role both way┬┤s
and welcome to L J

Dennis

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RexMcKinnon

2593 posts in 1794 days


#3 posted 1622 days ago

Looks very useful. I think I saw norm build somehting similar.

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

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atceric

51 posts in 1623 days


#4 posted 1622 days ago

I must have messed up the link somehow….

http://www.van-vliet.org/dempseywoodworking/rollerstand.shtml

The roller bearings on top were from Lee Valley (item # 99K52.20). They’re 1” steel rollers. Yes, they roll in any direction. Makes it useful for sliding panels or catching a long board.

I did make up a SketchUp plan for this. If anyone’s interested, let me know.

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Gary

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#5 posted 1620 days ago

I’d like to see the sketchup plan. Their top is much wider. Yours looks much more sensible

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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