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Hammer hanger - for the French cleat

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Hammer hanger
for the French cleat

This was actually the first project in the new shop, the stick came after, but was just finished first.

This post is from the blog: http://lumberjocks.com/mafe/blog/39701

Pictures:
1. The hammer hanger in use.
2. Wood are left over ash from the new floor.
3. Many sticks (Madts).
4. Table saw for shoulders.
5. Mortises by hand.
6. No more looking for the hammer.

The song:
http://youtu.be/WFSvzWuwuZ8

Hope this little blog can inspire others; to keep their tools in order and right at hand.


Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.





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Handtooler

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#1 posted 173 days ago

Nice! And, I see ya have your pipes also close at hand among the chisels. LOL

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 bassboy40@msn.com

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grizzman

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#2 posted 173 days ago

i love the projects you make, they always include great joinery and then they usually adore your shop..or to that someone special…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 173 days ago

I like your idea of displaying your hammers for easy access and use. I have over 30 hammers and mallets and wish I had the wall space to keep them at hand. Maybe it’s time to get rid of a few and do something similar.Thanks for showing this Mads.

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

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johnhutchinson

506 posts in 227 days


#4 posted 173 days ago

I’m going to submit a formal complaint about your project photography. I think it’s unfair to LumberJocks everywhere. You could turn 2×4’s into toothpicks and make it look like art. :)

Don’t stop!

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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mpmitche

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#5 posted 173 days ago

What a great selection of hammers, and now a nice place to keep them. I can’t stop laughing about that song either! Thanks for the inspiration and the laugh!

-- Mike, Western New York

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Alexandr

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#6 posted 173 days ago

Good !!!! -)

-- Alexandr,Russia Novorossiysk

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Glen Peterson

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#7 posted 173 days ago

You’re very resourceful. Now you need more hammers.
Cheers

-- Glen

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mafe

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#8 posted 172 days ago

Hi,
Glen, lol, yes for sure, I am all out…
Alexandr, ;-))))
mpmitche, double happy here if I also made you laugh.
john, thanks man, love to play unfair… when like that. – Even I here had two out of focus (used the old camera and something went wrong). Can’t stop.
doubled, you just need to make it long enough then… smiles.
grizz, had a wonderful time making these little joints, reminded me of architect school where I made models.
Handtooler, yes we never know when we need to send out some signals.
Thanks for the comments,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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kiefer

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#9 posted 172 days ago

The shop is starting to take on a nice look with you working in it and I like that French cleat system but this is ok for tools but your pipes are in great danger and deserve a better location .

-- Kiefer 松

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stefang

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#10 posted 172 days ago

What a convenience and with eye appeal too! Great work Mads!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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nobuckle

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#11 posted 172 days ago

Wonderfully simple. Nice solution.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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mafe

9453 posts in 1687 days


#12 posted 171 days ago

Kiefer, yes I really need a pipe hanger!
Mike, convenience , yes we like that! No more looking for the hammer.
Doug, less is more… Naaa here it’s not that simple I guess. lol.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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CFrye

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#13 posted 171 days ago

Just when I start to think we don’t have that many … whatevers, an actual count reveals the truth! Another organization project added to “The List”! I think I can do this. Thanks for the inspiration Mads!

-- God bless, Candy

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mafe

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#14 posted 170 days ago

I know you can!
Big smile, Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Mauricio

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#15 posted 163 days ago

A great home for a great collection of hammers!

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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