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Project by QuickWay posted 02-21-2012 10:59 PM 2565 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Chip clips take less than 10 min to make from small scrap. These scraps Oak, Walnut, Mesquite. Floor sweep for shop-vac. Towel holder because roll was always on the floor. Large cookies and rack before Bench Dog’s Christmas gift. Shop-Vac tool storage idea. No wall space to hang it. I can’t fix stupid.

-- Bill Native Texan

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#1 posted 02-21-2012 11:14 PM

The small necessity items are always more appreciated and used than the fine projects we use these item to construct.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#2 posted 02-21-2012 11:21 PM

All great ideas for using up scrap and making it useful. nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 02-21-2012 11:52 PM

Every time that I buy a set of chip-clips from the store, they vanish or are broken within a couple of weeks. NOW I can make them out of wood and NEVER have a lack-of-chip-clip-problem again!!!
Nice projects, thanks for posting!

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

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#4 posted 02-22-2012 02:32 AM

All of those projects are keepers.

-- Eric, central Florida

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#5 posted 02-22-2012 03:47 PM

A big thanks Y’all I have lots of small scrap that needs a purpose. I just can’t throw it away.

-- Bill Native Texan

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#6 posted 03-22-2012 04:20 PM

Great ideas! I might have to take that paper towel holder idea. Glad to see someone else make some chip clips!

-- Grant - N Dakota

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