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Gluing and Clamping Allegan MI

Clamp caddy works great and it's simple to make. The following article has some tips to offer to help you build your own clamp caddy. Here you will discover how to build your own clamp caddy for convenient use on woodworking projects. Also find competitive pricing on all wood glue, wood gluing clamp tools, woodworking pipe clamps and more at the hardware supply stores in Allegan, MI listed below.

The Home Depot
(269)685-8632
1227 M89
Plainwell, MI
Hours
Mon-Sat: 7:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-7:00pm

Family Farm And Home
(269) 686-9309
1596 Lincoln
Allegan, MI
 
Hopkins Hardware
(269) 793-7141
101 West Main Street
Hopkins, MI
 
Healy True Value Hdw.
(269) 628-2584
307 S State St
Gobles, MI
 
Gun Lake Do it Best Bldg Supp
(269) 672-5097
81 124th Avenue
Shelbyville, MI
 
Rylee's Ace Hdw-Allegan
(269) 673-8942
558 Water St
Allegan, MI
 
Allegan True Value
(269) 673-3255
1527 Lincoln Rr 6m40n
Allegan, MI
 
Bobs True Value Hdw.
(269) 694-4855
125 W Allegan St
Otsego, MI
 
Gill Roys Hometown Hardware
(269) 751-1050
4658 East Washington
Hamilton, MI
 
Dickinson True Value
(269) 561-4321
111 E Main St
Fennville, MI
 

Gluing and Clamping

Clamp Caddy



Clamp Caddy

Maneuvering pipe clamps around my shop was a pain until I dreamed upthis mobile carryall. It even has room for all of my C-clamps, handscrews and small adjustable clamps. I got everything I needed to makeit from a home center for about $60.

Build It
1.    Glue two pieces of 3/4-in. plywood to make the base.
2.    Attach the corner blocks and mount the clamp shelves.
3.    Lag-screw a 5-gal. bucket to the base.
4.    Install heavy-duty swivel casters.
5.    Bandsaw two 11-1/4-in.-dia. plywood disks. You may have to adjust the disks' diameters to fit your bucket.
       The disks should seat about 1 in. below the top rim.
6.    Fasten the disks together; then lay out and drill 2-in.-dia. holes for the clamp tubes.
7.    Bandsaw one disk to a 10-3/8-in. diameter so it will seat about 2 in. above the bottom of the bucket.
8.    Make the clamp tubes by cutting PVC pipe to length.
9.    Install the disks with polyurethane construction adhesive. Make sure the clamp-tube holes are aligned.
10.    Install the clamp tubes.

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