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Project by AaronS posted 12-29-2017 04:58 PM 1540 views 17 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife has been asking for one of these for a while and I finally got the time to knock it out. It really does work well and wish I would have made it sooner. I used the Rockler dove tail jig to make the dovetails.





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BB1

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#1 posted 12-29-2017 05:34 PM

Nice organizer! Looks great – like the design details.

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#2 posted 12-29-2017 05:50 PM

Brilliant idea, well designed and very nicely built. What weight can the slides handle?

I do have one issue with your project:

If I show my wife this project I won’t be able to work on the projects already on the to-do list because she will want several of these built and installed in the kitchen, ASAP!!!! I can see her wanting pullouts for the pots and pans, the mixer, toaster, the blender, all of the stuff in the large pantry cabinet, basically every base cabinet in the kitchen…...

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#3 posted 12-29-2017 06:15 PM

great idea and execution

-- -Paul, South Carolina Structural Engineer by trade, Crappy Woodworker by choice

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#4 posted 12-29-2017 07:21 PM

Very Nice and Well Done. I’m sure She’s Pleased.

-- Don't Worry About What People Think! They Don't Do It Very Often Anyway!

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#5 posted 12-29-2017 10:03 PM

love it

-- tel

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#6 posted 12-29-2017 11:12 PM

Earl- I have learned the to-do list is never complete, so good luck. I don’t remember the size of the slides, but they weren’t heavy duty. This is made out of oak, but it really isn’t that heavy.

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#7 posted 12-29-2017 11:46 PM

My wife likes it, I guess I’ll be looking for the slides.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#8 posted 12-30-2017 02:23 AM

Yes, mine has been asking too. Nice design. I should probably copy that.

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#9 posted 12-30-2017 05:04 AM

TUPPERWARE! they still make that stuff?hey if you made the wife happy trust me your gonna be happy!nice work.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#10 posted 12-30-2017 06:52 AM

Very smart way to make a storage space much more efficient. Nice job, if you made the wife happy that converts to more tools. Win Win.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#11 posted 12-30-2017 12:11 PM

Thanks for the ideas of the build. first I see you buy her sets that match, not all these 2 of this and 3 of that. then I like the lids separate from the boxes. I have been the organizer for years but little success except to pitch out and start again. seems tupperware grows like weeds.

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#12 posted 12-30-2017 01:40 PM

This is a very practical pullout and will be great for storage. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#13 posted 12-30-2017 03:38 PM

Wow! I really like the idea and your workmanship is top-notch 8^)

This is the closest I’ve ever seen to a way to tame those rouge plastic demons. It’ll slow down the entropy for sure!

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#14 posted 12-30-2017 10:07 PM

Aaron , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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