Woodshop Helpers and Organization
A tool for every job, and a place for every tool. That simple adage can be used to organize any shop. If each tool has its own home, you'll know where to find it and where to put it when you're done using it. View these shop-tested plans to find the ones just right for your shop.
Solve your clamp-storage problems once and for all with one or more of our five custom holders. These clever wall-hung helpers not only keep all your clamps at arm's reach, they also look great doing it.
If you're tired of digging through drawers and cupboards to find the right-size battery, build this handy organizer and keep fresh power just an arm's reach away.
When you mount some of your benchtop tools on plywood bases, it's easy to clamp them to the benchtop. Unfortunately, the clamps can block access to the top drawers in your bench. Here's how I solved the problem.
The drawers, shelves, top tray, and doors create numerous storage opportunities in this mobile unit.
A leg stand, with its tapered and slightly splayed legs, makes a sturdy yet good-looking base for any machine.
Woodworkers are always on the lookout for more lumber. Sometimes we're not even sure what we'll use it for, but like clamps, we can never have enough.
We've made room for sanding belts, a sandpaper cutter, a mini shelf for your sanding blocks, a holder for your scrapers, and clips to hold sanding discs in place.