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Super simple blade storage

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Project by BenDupre posted 08-07-2017 01:27 AM 1523 views 12 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple plywood box with dado slots in the sides. 1/4 in hardboard panels slide into the slots. A 5/8 dowel forms a hub to hold the blade. I had to spin the dowel on the lathe to buzz off just a little so it would fit in the arbor hole.

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#1 posted 08-07-2017 01:49 AM

Great idea!

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#2 posted 08-07-2017 04:20 AM

Cool job. I think this is the best way to store blades safely.

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#3 posted 08-07-2017 11:13 AM

Looks like a good way to store your blades Ben. Nice work!
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#4 posted 08-07-2017 11:22 AM

Tony thanks. I agree LJ is very hard to use on iPhone!

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#5 posted 08-07-2017 12:33 PM

This is a nice and practical TS blade storage piece and will be great for shop organization.

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#6 posted 08-07-2017 02:55 PM

GREAT JOB :<)) GRATZ TOP 3

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#7 posted 08-07-2017 08:08 PM

Nice job Ben!
Kepps’em separated to avoid damaged edges and makes’em easy to take out.
I’ve been meaning to make one of these and I think you’ve given me the shove to get started.

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#8 posted 08-09-2017 04:46 PM

Nice safe storage idea!!

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#9 posted 08-09-2017 04:52 PM

simple is as simple does, good idea.

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#10 posted 08-09-2017 04:53 PM



simple is as simple does, good idea.

- a1Jim

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>read in Forrest Gump voice<

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