Under table drill press storage

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Project by Bob N posted 05-31-2010 11:27 PM 3275 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Got to noticing all the wasted space under my drill press table and decided to put it to better use with this little storage cabinet. Made from 1/2 ” scrap MDF I had laying around. An easy and fun little shop project.

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#1 posted 05-31-2010 11:30 PM

nice man! really nice shop at that

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#2 posted 05-31-2010 11:37 PM

Great idea super job it llooks cool

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#3 posted 05-31-2010 11:48 PM

Cool idea for extra storage space. Looks great.

-- Ron - Any day that I don't learn something new is a wasted day.

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#4 posted 06-01-2010 12:15 AM

Awesome idea!

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#5 posted 06-01-2010 12:39 AM

Good idea! Can never have too much storage. If you do, buy stuff to fill it up!

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#6 posted 06-01-2010 12:39 AM

Nice idea!

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#7 posted 06-01-2010 02:29 AM

Thats a great idea! I could use a whole cart load of organizers! Looks great.

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#8 posted 06-01-2010 03:09 AM

Hey…..that shop looks familiar!

Nice job on the storage area. What about when you have to raise or lower the table? Has that been a problem? Is the table top actually the top of the cabinet, or is it separate?

Is that enough questions? One more…is that a second Rikon I see? LOL

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#9 posted 06-01-2010 04:07 AM

Very nice, I did one similar with drawers, the replaceable inserts are very handy, nice job!

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#10 posted 06-01-2010 05:29 AM

Another great space savings idea for our small shops.

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#11 posted 06-01-2010 11:32 PM

Hey, Bob that’s a nice solution to a problem I too am working on. Thanks.

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