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Forum topic by bandit571 posted 04-02-2012 12:21 AM 920 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-02-2012 12:21 AM

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Used to have a bare wall above the tool bench, but got tired of digging through stuff to find WHAT tool i needed. Soooo, A few long drywall screws to the rescue!

Then, I could never find the right sized chisel, so a piece of scrap to the rescue:

Just drilled a few holes, and then sawed a few slots to connect the holes. A couple more long drywall screws to fasten it to the wall. I also didn’t let an unused area go to waste. I found a place to store some finger clamps as well.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#1 posted 04-02-2012 01:41 AM

I hang as much on the wall as possible. It is much easier to find what you need. You can also see what you forgot to put back up. You’ll never notice a missing wrench, if they are just thrown in a drawer, until you need it. By then, you can’t remember where you used it last. I have C.R.S. anyway, I waste enough time trying to find my phone and keys, I don’t have time to hunt for tools, too.

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#2 posted 04-02-2012 01:46 AM

Yep, gotta maximize space any way you can.

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