Drill Press Tool Organizer Cabinet

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Project by Airframer posted 01-21-2013 07:22 PM 3622 views 12 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Wood project number 3. I keep learning juust a bit more with each and every project and each one goes a bit smoother than the last.

I needed a way to keep all my drilling and aluminum finishing supplies right at hand so I built this simple wall cabinet/shelf/pegboard thing to sit behind my drill press.

It is made from some very cheap .99 scrap wood from HD and a piece of pegboard for the backing. I used 1/4 dowels to hold the shelves.

Thanks for looking. I am still learning so any comments/suggestions are always welcome.

-- Eric - "I'm getting proficient with these hand jobbers. - BigRedKnothead"

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#1 posted 01-21-2013 07:28 PM

Very nice! Everything within reach, and room to add in more purcases. Well done!


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#2 posted 01-21-2013 07:34 PM

Very cool. In a drawer you can never find the small stuff.

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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#3 posted 01-21-2013 07:38 PM

Great Project. I just finished my drill press table, stepped back and thought, where am I gonna put everything. Now I know. Next project

-- mike c

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#4 posted 01-21-2013 09:00 PM

Great project—I really need to do this too.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#5 posted 01-21-2013 09:00 PM

within arms reach,nice project.

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#6 posted 01-21-2013 09:24 PM

Nice design, good organization.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.

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#7 posted 01-21-2013 09:35 PM

Thanks guys! It’s working out really well so far. If anyone is curious I posted a blog with a few in progress pics here

-- Eric - "I'm getting proficient with these hand jobbers. - BigRedKnothead"

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#8 posted 01-22-2013 12:35 AM

great job,very handy project.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#9 posted 01-22-2013 12:42 AM

That will work, well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#10 posted 01-22-2013 02:46 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks , a world of advise, opinions, and experiences, all shared without judgement.

Shop Organizers equate to, less time searching and more time working.

That is a great Drill Press Accessories Organizer. Nicely done.

Work Safely and have Fun. – Grandpa Len.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#11 posted 01-22-2013 11:35 AM

it’s nice to have everything at your disposal.

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#12 posted 04-06-2015 12:45 PM

I like it. It’s amazing how many accessories every piece of equipment we have in our shops that we need to have. Having a place for them all is a big key to success.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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