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Project by rsmith71 posted 1510 days ago 3361 views 25 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s the first post of my Garage/Workshop Redo. I’ve built all new workshop cabinets to make my half of our two car garage usable for my projects. This one is for my routers, palm sanders and other handheld power tools as well as whatever else I can think to stuff in it. Closed it is 36” wide x 32” deep x 83”high. The center section is 16” wide and the two outer sections are 10” wide each. I plan to add draw latches on the front to hold it closed when moving it around.

-- Robert - Haven Wood Crafts





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Gary

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#1 posted 1510 days ago

Good idea

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

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Lupo

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#2 posted 1510 days ago

Good plan and use of space!

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scarpenter002

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#3 posted 1510 days ago

Great use of space leaving you plenty of room for projects and if you have tooooo, I suppose your wife’s car. :-)

-- Scott in Texas

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Beginningwoodworker

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#4 posted 1510 days ago

Great idea!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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woodworm

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#5 posted 1510 days ago

Great idea and great work.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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shopmania

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#6 posted 1510 days ago

Very nice! Will really help keep things organized, and tidy!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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bigike

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#7 posted 1510 days ago

good job

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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atceric

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#8 posted 1510 days ago

Very clever idea.

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bob101

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#9 posted 1510 days ago

SWEET !!!

-- rob, ont,canada

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clieb91

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#10 posted 1510 days ago

Nice!! I like it.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Kent Shepherd

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#11 posted 1510 days ago

Looks great!

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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jayjay

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#12 posted 1510 days ago

Aside from keeping everything nice and organized in one compact area, I like the fact, that all the dust stays off the tools when the cabinet is closed, Very cool design.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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AJJ

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#13 posted 1510 days ago

Great looking storage and very effective.

-- AJJ, Eugene OR

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Derek Lyons

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#14 posted 1510 days ago

Wheels under each segment?

-- Derek, Bremerton WA --

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rsmith71

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#15 posted 1510 days ago

Yeah. It has 6 wheels now but I’ll probably add more for ease of movement. Might should’ve went with larger wheels but as you can see in pic the garage door would get in way.

-- Robert - Haven Wood Crafts

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