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Project by Jason Watts posted 487 days ago 2079 views 14 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Needed to make more space in the shop…I mean garage ;)

Also got rid of some nasty old wood taking up space.

-- - In Christ





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Eagledad

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#1 posted 487 days ago

Very cool idea! Nice work reclaiming your shop, I mean garage, (Haha). For real a fantastic idea.

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Kyle Hart

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#2 posted 487 days ago

I have considered doing this same thing. The only thing holding me back is a fear of a cold brittle tub breaking and falling on someones head.

-- http://www.facebook.com/Hart.Construction.Fan?ref=hl

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Holbs

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#3 posted 487 days ago

i have those same totes. i was thinking of putting shelving around the garage, but i like your idea better. gonna hijack it :)

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Ron Harper

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#4 posted 487 days ago

I have an article describing this project saved somewhere. Sure make a lot of sense.

-- Ron in Kokomo

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#5 posted 487 days ago

great project,great use of wasted space.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Woodbridge

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#6 posted 487 days ago

That is a great idea. Thanks.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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woodbutcherbynight

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#7 posted 487 days ago

I like the idea but have a reservation, call it a question if you will. How did you get the totes up to this? I am guessing a ladder which made me pause because some people and ladders do not mix, add a large tote to the mix and I am seeing a neck injury. I firmly believe God is a comedian and just to mess with me he would let one or all of those things fall on me, just for the laugh. (laughing)

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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Vrtigo1

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#8 posted 486 days ago

Good idea, but I would worry about them falling as in my experience those totes tend to bend and deform under weight unless you buy the expensive hard plastic ones. What about building some boxes out of 1/2 plywood?

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 486 days ago

It’s creative use of space and that’s always a good thing. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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