Makita cordless station

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Project by GFresh posted 351 days ago 2937 views 24 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ok, here is my attempt at a cordless tool station. It was partially inspired from one featured in the latest Wood magazine – Oct. 2013. I modified it to fit the amount of tools I have and more specifically, chargers. Additionally, I added a hidden area for the surge protector and cords.

The construction is mostly reclaimed oak plywood from an old entertainment center (reason for the painting) trimed with left over poplar from another project. Originally I had intended on painting the poplar, but liked the contrast once it was on there so I just left it.

I am really pleased with how it turned out. The extra storage is great to have. Hope you enjoy and get some ideas if you plan to build one.

-G Fresh-

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#1 posted 351 days ago

Very nice G. Great use of space. This set up will hit the “to do” list immediately.

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#2 posted 351 days ago

Nice work very clean and organzed…

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#3 posted 351 days ago


-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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#5 posted 351 days ago

Congrats on your first post – always nice to share great shop ideas with fellow LJ’s

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#6 posted 351 days ago

This is great, VERY useful

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#7 posted 350 days ago

Thanks for all the nice comments.

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#8 posted 346 days ago

Great job and idea! It looks really neat and organized. Very functional build for the shop.

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#9 posted 345 days ago

Love it!! Nice job G.

I do believe it’s on my “to do” list as well.


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