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Rollers Ease Plywood Storage Pawtucket RI

Plywood storage roller works great and it's simple to make. The following article has some tips to offer to help you build your own storage roller. So read on to get more details below.

The Home Depot
(401)823-5173
700 Centre Of N E Blvd
Coventry, RI
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
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Lowe's
(508) 343-4000
1000 Fall River Avenue
Seekonk, MA
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M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
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Mt. Pleasant True Value Hdw.
(401) 351-7200
249 Academy Ave
Providence, RI
 
Hardware On The Square True Value
(401) 831-1400
1911 Westminster St
Providence, RI
 
Lowe's
(508) 643-1044
1360 S. Washington Street
North Attleboro, MA
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East Greenwich, RI

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(401) 215-1596
1703 Mineral Springs Avenue
North Providence, RI
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Standard Do it Best Hardware
(401) 438-1420
360 Taunton Ave
East Providence, RI
 
Noble Hardware & Plumbing True Value
(508) 695-7888
605 E Washington St
North Attleboro, MA
 
Emerald Sq Mall
(508) 699-5155
1009 S Washington St
N Attleboro, MA
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Tue:10-21
Wed:10-21
Thu:10-21
Fri:10-21
Sat:8-21
Sun:9-18.5
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Rollers Ease Plywood Storage

Rollers Ease Plywood Storage

Before I installed these rollers, sliding plywood in and out of my storage rack used to wear me out. It also damaged the edges of the sheets. Now plywood sheets glide in and out.I cut the 2-1/2-in.-dia. rollers from 3/4-in. hard maple on my drill press using a fly cutter. You could also cut them on a bandsaw with a circle-cutting jig. I drilled out the centers to 17/32 in., so they would spin on the 1/2-in. hex-head bolts I use as spindles.My rack consists of four evenly spaced blocks attached to uprights and a 4-in.-wide x 6-ft.-long solid-wood backboard. The backboard is screwed tothe wall; the uprights fasten to a board mounted on the ceiling.

Before assembling the rack, I laid out and drilled holes in the uprights and backboard for the hex-head bolts. I counterbored the backboard’s holes for the 1/2-in. nuts that the 7-in.-long bolts screw into. After screwing the blocks to the backboard and installing the nuts, I screwed the assembly to the wall. Then I screwed each upright to the block on the floor and the board on the ceiling. Installing the rollers and their 1/2-in. washer spacers was the last step. I slid them onto the bolts before screwing the bolts into the backboard’s housed nuts.

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