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Project by bent posted 873 days ago 9856 views 43 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

first off, thanks to Paul Pomerleau for posting his cleat wall as it was the inspiration behind this project. i had a 4×8 sheet of pegboard in this area that i wasn’t 100% happy with. i like this system better because i’m able to hang my planes and clamps with my hand tools. it also frees up more wall space, since i can turn the combo squares and saws sideways.





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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#1 posted 873 days ago

Very nice, I like the handplane tills particularly.

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Paul Pomerleau

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#2 posted 873 days ago

Thanks for the mention.
Your new storage system looks fantastic.
Well done.

-- Close to Ottawa Ontario Canada

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woodshaver

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#3 posted 873 days ago

I am so jelous! If I only had the room I would run with that idea! Nice !
Thanks for posting your Cleat wall and Paul’s link. I’ll keep this in mind for future use!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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stefang

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#4 posted 873 days ago

Perfect way to store tools!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 873 days ago

Very cool system ,good job bent.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#6 posted 873 days ago

Now you have room for more stuff. Perfect.

Nice job.

Lee

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#7 posted 873 days ago

wow what a good idea

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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DIYaholic

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#8 posted 873 days ago

I need to incorporate this into my new shop. I just need to find the wall space!!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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kokaneesailor

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#9 posted 873 days ago

I was totally ignorant regarding the french cleat system until about 2 years ago. Now I see it popping up more often. Your storage system looks awesome, way cleaner looking than pegboard. Way to go!!

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zlatanv

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#10 posted 873 days ago

Nice set up.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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559dustdesigns

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#11 posted 873 days ago

This project looks great.
Thanks for sharing with us

-- Aaron - central California "If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over?"

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hunter71

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#12 posted 872 days ago

Neat idea. The “big” saws on the left are in their own place I see.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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Gabe C.

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#13 posted 872 days ago

Wow, that’s a great idea. Thanks for posting!

-- If I could just get this whole "Time/Money" problem figured out...

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Ben Simms

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#14 posted 871 days ago

Very nice! I love the plane till.

-- I played with Legos as a kid and I never had the part I thought I needed, so I learned to improvise. Now I'm an engineer with a woodworking hobby.

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ducky911

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#15 posted 855 days ago

I hate you!

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