Cart for Compressor

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Project by HamS posted 204 days ago 920 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cart carries my air compressor around so I don’t have to. It is oak reclaimed from pallets from a steel service center with pocket screw joinery. The finish is BLO. the leverage is such that it is pretty easy to tilt it up and wheel it over thresholds, hoses, cords or even the odd scrap of wood that might have somehow ended up on the floor. Certainly not the prettiest project ever posted, but it saves a back every time I need the compressor somewhere other than where it is.

-- My mother named me Hamilton, I have been trying to earn my nickname ever since.

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#1 posted 204 days ago

Nice idea

-- Vince

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#2 posted 204 days ago

Well done Ham! It’s nice to be able to get some shop time in isn’t it?

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#3 posted 204 days ago

Beauty is in the eye of the user!!!

A great addition, to make shop time more efficient, easier & enjoyable.
Well done!!!

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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#4 posted 201 days ago

Great build, very functional and handy around the shop. Well done!

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#5 posted 201 days ago

Great idea! I hate moving my pancake compressor around…now maybe I’ll be inspired to do something about it, and have a nice way to store the hose. Thanks for posting.

-- Tommy

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