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Project by PittsburghTim posted 05-04-2013 01:27 AM 2008 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Replaced the white pegboard across the back wall of my garage shop with tongue and groove ponderosa pine siding that I picked up on clearance at the local big blue store. Made (and still have a few to make) custom tool storage for my growing collection of hand tools from scraps of walnut left over from a few large coffee table projects.

Thanks for looking,

Tim

-- She asked me, "Who are you going to please with that?" I said, "Me."





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 05-04-2013 01:54 AM

Man, that is an organized shop. I wouldn’t be able to find anything to use :-). Well done.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#2 posted 05-04-2013 02:52 AM

very nice,great work.
also great tool collection….

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#3 posted 05-04-2013 04:43 AM

Nice, I hate white peg board! What back saws are those? Did you make them?

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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PittsburghTim

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#4 posted 05-04-2013 11:39 AM

The two saw on the left are a tenon saw and dovetail saw by Paragon. The two on the right are a rip cut dovetail and crosscut carcass saw by Lie Nielsen. I have been getting more serious about hand tools in the last year or so. I am slowly adding to my arsenal with good quality tools. In fact, I got a good deal ($52) for a Record 778 rebate plane (778 has the dual rods supporting the fence) that should arrive Monday or Tuesday. Next up is a router plane.

Thanks for your comments, Tim

-- She asked me, "Who are you going to please with that?" I said, "Me."

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Chase

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#5 posted 05-04-2013 12:50 PM

good stuff, that puts my pegboard to shame.

-Chase

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

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#6 posted 05-04-2013 01:17 PM

Nice setup Tim. Thanks for sharing.

-- Scott in Texas

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#7 posted 05-04-2013 01:36 PM

Very nice set up and very well organized. Good looking set of tools too. Thanks for sharing.

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Serradura

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#8 posted 05-04-2013 08:04 PM

Nice Job! I wish it would be my time to start with hanging tools on the wall…. like the way the saws hang there…. (we’re still building the shop)

-- Não só Serradura, Tomar, Portugal http://www.notjustsawdust.com

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#9 posted 05-04-2013 08:47 PM

Well done nice and clean and organized.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#10 posted 05-06-2013 04:45 PM

Cool and great looking storage system! Very well organized shop and great tool collection.

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#11 posted 05-08-2013 03:14 AM

Great setup. I’m in the process of getting my shop cleaned up and a little more organized…. Thanks for the ideas

-- Muskoka Jeff

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