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Project by Wilker posted 02-02-2014 05:49 AM 1103 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While building things to get my shop more organized I built a rolling storage cabinet. I’m not a huge fan of cabinet storage typically because I don’t like things tucked away where they aren’t visible. However, there are a few things that I wouldn’t mind being stowed.

I decided the best design for my needs would be pegboard on the left side and shelves on the right. I love flexibility so I made an adjustable shelf system that allows me to make however many shelves I need and move them wherever they are needed just by simply moving cleats.

It’s on 8 casters so it can be opened slightly or all the way and it won’t tip. I didn’t want anything very big so I made it 9” deep, a 3’ wingspan (18” closed), and 6’ tall.

In case you would like one for your shop or garage, I have steps by step instructions posted on my blog.

-- April, WilkerDo's





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Vince

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#1 posted 02-02-2014 06:35 AM

Nice work

-- Vince

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#2 posted 02-02-2014 02:14 PM

what a great idea, nice work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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#3 posted 02-02-2014 04:46 PM

Super slick!

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#4 posted 02-03-2014 07:03 PM

Very nice build. that shelf system has been around forever and still works great.

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#5 posted 02-06-2014 02:51 PM

Awesome storage, cool and neat design. Like the cleats and the casters. Very convenient to have around the shop. Excellent job!

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Wilker

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#6 posted 02-06-2014 06:59 PM

Thanks All. My shop is slowly coming together.

-- April, WilkerDo's

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#7 posted 04-01-2014 06:02 PM

thats a really cool cabinet

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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