Hanging chisels

  • Advertise with us
Project by peteg posted 1409 days ago 1611 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I posted these in response to a posting by “docholladay” who was looking for a betteway to hang his turning chisels on the wall, some guys like to drop them thru a hole in a shelf but I found the handles all got tangled together, tpis smacking each other resulting in the odd “dull”edge. I find they all hang evenly and make it easy to grab which one you want, it is aesy also to add or subtract a chisel with another hook

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

7 comments so far

View Jamie Speirs's profile

Jamie Speirs

4096 posts in 1461 days

#1 posted 1409 days ago

Nice & Neat

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

View cajunpen's profile


14365 posts in 2671 days

#2 posted 1409 days ago

Great idea.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

View Richard 's profile


387 posts in 1726 days

#3 posted 1409 days ago

Just how many turning chisels does one need? This coming from a guy with 8 pairs of hiking boots.

Nice set up though.

-- Richard Boise, Idaho

View tomakazi's profile


645 posts in 1888 days

#4 posted 1409 days ago

I like this idea!!! I think I’ll try it!!!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

View mafe's profile


9456 posts in 1694 days

#5 posted 1409 days ago

Great idea!
I’m new in turning, so mine can be in a little carrier still, but since my workshop are really small, this is one I’ll remember, those tools have a bad habbit – they grow like ….
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View deucefour's profile


285 posts in 1859 days

#6 posted 1408 days ago

I was just thinking how to store my chisels, think I’ll try it


-- "I gotta have more cowbell"--------Bruce Dickinson

View peteg's profile


2823 posts in 1428 days

#7 posted 1408 days ago

Hey Richard, seems you also get “needs” & “wants” a bit mixed up as well

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase