Toolbox Work Table

[ When finish carpenter Bill Baird, of Pine Bush, New York, set out to design his rolling toolbox, he had in mind a box that would do more than carry most of his basic carpentry tools (which include a 24-in. framing square, a 48-in. level and a selection of hand power tools). He also wanted the box to serve as a portable workbench and door buck. Instead of making a standing box like Rodger Reid's, Baird built his box more like a

Built for double duty. Bill Bairds rolng box with retractable wheels not only carries r-os: of his tools to and from the job site, but also serves as a work table and door buck. With the pipe clamp/push handles removed, the full-length drawer can be opened to either side of the box. The swing-out side door opens to reveal a tool well. Photos by Bill Baird.

Axle shaft

Baird Clamp

This dimension is 3/< in. greater than distance from bottom of axle shaft to rim of wheel.

Toolbox side brace

Wheel Brace Carpentry

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Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

Woodworking Tools and Installation Tips

There are a lot of things that either needs to be repaired, or put together when youre a homeowner. If youre a new homeowner, and have just gotten out of apartment style living, you might want to take this list with you to the hardware store. From remolding jobs to putting together furniture you can use these 5 power tools to get your stuff together. Dont forget too that youll need a few extra tools for other jobs around the house.

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