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Project by patbrennan posted 373 days ago 2345 views 43 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is an under cabinet spice rack I built for a relative. This was made to fit the spice bottles she had purchased. I tried to use rare earth magnets to keep the box shut in lieu of the ugly brass catch but the magnets were not enough. The box works well and she is happy.

-- "If the women don't find you handsome you should at least be handy" - Red Green





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#1 posted 373 days ago

Great Idea Mr. Brennan

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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#2 posted 373 days ago

Nice work, should be a nice addition to the kitchen.

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

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#3 posted 373 days ago

Nice touch for the kitchen, and yes may have to work on the catch.

-- --Dave-- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#4 posted 373 days ago

This is a good idea and a nice step towards an organized kitchen.

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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#5 posted 373 days ago

Very nice job. I could use some organization in my life!

-- Kevin H. --Pennsylvania

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#6 posted 373 days ago

WHat is the name of the curled catches you used on either side?

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#7 posted 373 days ago

Great idea, I was thinking of making something similar, except make it on the side of the cabinet that opens. This might be better since it makes used of space otherwise mostly wasted.

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#8 posted 373 days ago

Well done Pat great idea.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#9 posted 373 days ago

Great build and outstanding idea…this is probably going to end up on my honey do list…thanks for sharing!

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#10 posted 373 days ago

Brilliant idea! and nicely done too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 373 days ago

Very slick!

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#12 posted 373 days ago

Windwalker21; The hardware was purchased at Lowes. They are called Friction Lid Supports by gatehouse (item #311976 $2.97 each) they sell both right and left handed. Finding a decent catch is on my lessons learned list.

All; I got this idea from a project posted by Grant Davis.

-- "If the women don't find you handsome you should at least be handy" - Red Green

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#13 posted 373 days ago

I like it TOOO much

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#14 posted 372 days ago

It’s cool because it saves valuable space in the kitchen.

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#15 posted 372 days ago

Great build…
Have tried looking in to some catches like this? It looks like they could go in the corners where there are no bottles. Just a thought.

http://www.rockler.com/product.cfm?page=1375&site=ROCKLER

-- TIme in the shop is time well spent.

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