Tack Trunk plans?

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Forum topic by Ken90712 posted 09-09-2009 04:14 PM 7733 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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09-09-2009 04:14 PM

I have been asked by the girl next store to make her a tack trunk. Anyone have plans or ideas they would like to share?
Thx in advance,

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#1 posted 09-10-2009 05:33 PM

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#2 posted 09-10-2009 05:38 PM

Chad (The Big Chopperoo) has this web site and shows the boxes he makes…

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#3 posted 09-20-2009 09:25 AM

I visited several tack stores to see what was available. Deep trunk to keep supplies, harnesses. Upper part of bottom trunk should have a sliding tray and a removable cleaning supply caddy. Upper lid is deep to store wraps.
Trunks get lots of abuse, so it should be beefy and protected from the elements.
Most of what I saw used plywood, I thought solid hardwood would give better service.

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