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thelt

616 posts in 1981 days


1743 days ago

Somewhere I’ve seen plans using preformed latice work to make a holder for rakes, shovels, etc… Anybody know what I’m talking about or know where to get the plans. I just picked up a partial sheet of the plastic latice work for $3.00 at Lowe’s.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."


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jack1

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#1 posted 1743 days ago

I find the ground works all of the time. Sometimes my stuff can be found in other peoples garages… I actually bought this heavy plastic screw to the wall rack with slots that works pretty well. I imaging if you are going to story shovels and stuff, you probably would build either a box or frame that the lattice sits on top of. If it’s small tools, maybe at a 60 degree angle and just put the tools in handle first?
Try the Handy magazine

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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FirehouseWoodworking

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#2 posted 1742 days ago

I saw something about cutting a piece of lattice to fit over the top of a trash can or 55-gal drum and you insert the handles through the lattice.

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#3 posted 1742 days ago

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#4 posted 1742 days ago

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thelt

616 posts in 1981 days


#5 posted 1742 days ago

Thanks Dan, that’s probably what I’ll end up with. LOL Jim, I like that one. Looks real clean. Jack, that’s where they are now, propped up against the shop wall, both inside and out. I decided to do something about it when I stepped on the rake and the handle hit me in the head, for the second time.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

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papadan

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#6 posted 1742 days ago

I wont consider organization until the 4th rake hit! LOL

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