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Project by Garry posted 165 days ago 1265 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decided to make a pull-out drawer for the ~7” gap between cabinets on my mobile workbench. I toyed with different uses and came up with clamp storage. This freed up two drawers for other uses. I need to find a decent way to make replaceable labels for the drawers.

-- Garry, North Carolina woodworker and engineer - The journey you're preparing for has already begun.





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Tommy

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#1 posted 165 days ago

Great idea! I need to incorporate something similar in my workbench so my clamps are close to my work and organized. Thanks for sharing!

-- Tommy

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redryder

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#2 posted 165 days ago

Nice design to save on some potential wasted space.
I bought some of these for magazine holders I am making. They might work for your drawers.

This is what I use around my shop. Very neat and clean and easy to change. Many other applications besides the shop also…...............

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

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#3 posted 165 days ago

great use of a small space.very clever.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Patrick's work shop

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#4 posted 165 days ago

Hi Garry ,that’s a good use of space How many clamps can fit in there?

-- Patrick's work shop

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#5 posted 165 days ago

great idea, very good idea

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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#6 posted 165 days ago

Great idea Garry, making use of small spaces…thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#7 posted 163 days ago

Gr8 way to use space.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Garry

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#8 posted 163 days ago

I finally got around to loading up the clamp drawer. I can get 30 to 35 clamps in there.

-- Garry, North Carolina woodworker and engineer - The journey you're preparing for has already begun.

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anobium

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#9 posted 161 days ago

How about glueing on Key Labels wehre You can Change the paper? Other idea is to add rare Earth Magnets by glueing them. into forstner holes. That Way You can put Stickers on Metall Signa and just Magnet it onto the fronts. You are ahead of me. Looks about how my workbench is supposed to Look. I just got. the Ron paulk style top finished.

-- Whoever finds mistakes can keep them. English is a foreign language to me.

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