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Project by Chris Moellering posted 1137 days ago 2803 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Needed a space-saving way to store our 4 kayaks in the new house. After some playing with ideas on paper, came up with this simple, mobile and inexpensive solution. About $40 in materials (including casters) and an afternoon in the garage and it was done.

Some screw eyes hold the cable locks I use to secure them. The kayaks are held on the rack with straps form the roof rack. I made some cross-supports using 550 cord.

It rolls around the garage easily and stores the kayaks….mission accomplished!

-- Grace & peace, Chris+





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woodzy

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#1 posted 1135 days ago

Looks strong. Adding the casters was a good idea. I’ll bet it makes things a little easier on you. Nice work.

-- Anthony

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Vrtigo1

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#2 posted 1134 days ago

What’s that car doing in the garage? That’s where tools go!

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Chris Moellering

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#3 posted 1124 days ago

Yes, well, that is the wife’s vehicle….and we’re in upstate New York now, so we’re expecting lots of white precipitation this winter…..I’m sure you all understand! ;-)

-- Grace & peace, Chris+

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