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Project by Sparkyy posted 03-27-2013 05:47 AM 5577 views 8 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Needed a new cabinet system and some storage. So, I built the cabinets and workbench from plywood and 2×6’. The doors are 1×4 with pocket screws and yes… those are wrenches drilled out to be handles. The big storage cabinets have screw drivers as handles. While doing all the new workshop stuff, decided to paint the garage wall while I was at it. Little bit of flame artwork never hurts! Hope everyone likes it.





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redryder

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#1 posted 03-27-2013 07:38 AM

I always like different. All of my shop handles are on the different side also. I bought one sheet of that diamond plate at the box store and choked on the price. Nice build. Is that a flat screen….....................

-- mike...............

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Chase

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#2 posted 03-27-2013 11:07 AM

Great looking garage, I like the touches of diamond plate.

-- Every neighborhood has an eccentric neighbor. I wondered for years "who was ours?" Then I realized it was me.

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GerardoArg1

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#3 posted 03-27-2013 11:15 AM

Wonderful! Nice job and do a excelent place for man cave!

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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woodbutcherbynight

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#4 posted 03-27-2013 03:13 PM

Nice work, I like the handle idea gonna borrow that one. Now about this TV. Do you do woodworking or just say you do to the wife and watch movies all the time????? (laughing)

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

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Sergio

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#5 posted 03-27-2013 06:55 PM

It´s too pretty to be used. I guess you are going to make a chair and just watch to that TV. Where did you hide the Scotch?

OOps… the chair (bench) is already done, (just now I saw your previous post) so it is all planned…

-- - Greetings from Brazil - --

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whitebeast88

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#6 posted 03-27-2013 07:06 PM

nice shop and cabinets.i’d never get any work done with a tv in there.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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doubleDD

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#7 posted 03-27-2013 08:21 PM

Great job on bench and cabinets. I thought I was the only one with carpet in the garage

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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BikerDad

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#8 posted 03-27-2013 09:08 PM

Finally, a shop use that doesn’t exceed the capabilities of Harbor Freight wrenches!

very cool use of the diamond plate.

-- I'm happier than a tornado in a trailer park! Grace & Peace.

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hoss12992

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#9 posted 03-27-2013 10:38 PM

That is awesome! Great job and thanks for sharing

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Soundx

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#10 posted 03-27-2013 11:06 PM

Nice setup and quality appearance.

-- Terry,Tennessee

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Dakkar

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#11 posted 03-27-2013 11:23 PM

My instant reaction was “wow”. You’ve got a flair for design. I couldn’t keep a nice TV in a spot like that, though. I’d zap it with a nail or something for sure. I hope I haven’t jinxed you by saying so.

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Sparkyy

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#12 posted 03-28-2013 01:35 AM

The flat screen lcd TV has worked out awesome! Nothing like having New Yankee Workshop on the tube, with Norm talking about some project while doing your own project. And I can hook up the tv to a laptop so I can check project plans online while in the garage. The diamond plate was around $100 total from metal supermarkets, cut to size! The carpet was a auction find for $10.00. So, destroying it really doesn’t bother me. And, well… it’s fun! What can I say?

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