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Review by Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor posted 1621 days ago 5923 views 3 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sandpaper is always a pain to store and organize. I previously had built a bulky and definitely not portable storage rack for my sandpaper. I saw this plastic file folder yesteday while in office Depot and a flourescent light bulb went off…but that’s a different story.
For $10 this was a perfect solution for storing my sandpaper and making it easy to carry around to wherever I needed sandpaper. I addition to the 9×11” sheets I bought it for I can also put round orbital discs in it.
The hanging file folders make it easy to label and organize the sandpaper.
I just threw out my old bulky sandpaper storage rack.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.




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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#1 posted 1621 days ago

Great idea

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Eric_S

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#2 posted 1621 days ago

Excellent idea!!!

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#3 posted 1621 days ago

I just got back from another drive to Office depot and bought another one…slightly larger. I currently keep all my owners manuals in the file folders in my desk but thought this might be better since I could store the manuals right in my workshop.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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#4 posted 1621 days ago

great speciel when you aut of shop for a job
and if you living in a area where there a lot humidity

Dennis

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DocK16

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#5 posted 1621 days ago

A definite winning idea.

-- Common sense is so rare anymore when you do see it, it looks like pure genius.

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araldite

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#6 posted 1621 days ago

That is a good idea. Think I’m going to keep an eye out for one. Price is good.

-- Failure is the road to success if you learn to learn from your mistakes - Vince, Greenville, SC

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George

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#7 posted 1621 days ago

Great idea! Sure beats a bulky wall shelf!

-- Firewoodmaker "If you can't fix it with duct tape, you have not used enough!"

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grub32

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#8 posted 1621 days ago

Thats is absolutely genius!!

Occam’s Razor says that :

‘the simplest answer is usually the right answer’

“entities must not be multiplied beyond what is necessary”

I am now really glad I didnt make one of those elaborate cabinets for storing my essential paper…Now I can use that plywood for something else.

Grub

-- Science Teacher by Day, Wood Butcher by Night!!

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TJ65

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#9 posted 1621 days ago

What a great idea, it leaves my clipboard idea for dead.

Thanks

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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CCWoodcrafts

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#10 posted 1621 days ago

Amazing! This is great. I was sitting in the shop yesterday trying to figure out what to do with all the zillions of types of paper (5 hole, 8 hole, pads, 1/4 sheet, full sheet). This is genius! No more drawer of crap I dig through each time!!!!

-- Jim, http://carolinacustomwoodcrafts.building.officelive.com/default.aspx

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lou

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#11 posted 1621 days ago

thank you.so simple its perfect

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Hoakie

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#12 posted 1621 days ago

Ding! Ding! Ding! We have a winner!

Thanks for sharing.

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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Steven H

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#13 posted 1620 days ago

Genius…

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woody57

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#14 posted 1620 days ago

Great idea. Thanks for sharing.

-- Emmett, from Georgia

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Thomas Mitchell

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#15 posted 1581 days ago

That is a great idea, worth filing for a patent, no pun intended. I will run out and grab one this weekend before one of the wood working supply houses finds out and marks them up 1000%

-- "if you can't set a good example, at least serve as a horrible warning"

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