Lumber Rack

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Project by Tyler posted 01-06-2013 08:01 AM 2054 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a variation of the Wood Whisperer’s plans. My rack has one less row of supports, 16 total, and no sheet goods storage space. I hung my 200 pound body off of each and bounced up and down, then had my 280 pound older brother do the same… I think the wall studs would snap before the rack supports! Also, this is literally the first project I’ve ever done that I can honestly say was easier than expected haha. I have the link to the full plans if anybody wants it. Comments and critiques welcome… thanks for looking!

-- Tyler- Montandon, PA ------ "It aint broke, it just needs fixed!"

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#1 posted 01-06-2013 12:08 PM

Nice job!

Now that the accolades are over….
Fill that rack with project wood, then procede to empty it.
Repeat, Repeat, Repeat!!!

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

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#2 posted 01-06-2013 02:43 PM

great job

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#3 posted 01-07-2013 01:30 AM


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

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#4 posted 01-07-2013 10:21 AM

I used a similar design. It is a very sturdy rack, and you will be happy with it I am sure.

Great job.


-- Master designer of precision sawdust and one of a kind slivers.

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#5 posted 01-10-2013 07:05 PM

Nice job!
I built this for my new shop but with the sheet goods storage. I am quite satisfied with it and would recommend the plan for those who have the roo.

-- Dan Campbell

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