Shadow board

peanut1978 Posts: 1,031
edited June 2009 in Workshop
looking for a shadow board.

any advice?


  • fast as fupp
    fast as fupp Posts: 2,277 ?

    whats that?
    'dont forget lads, one evertonian is worth twenty kopites'
  • peanut1978
    peanut1978 Posts: 1,031
    board to hang tools on

    keepos verything neat and tidy.
  • Anonymous
    Anonymous Posts: 79,667
    Get a big piece of wood, lay your tools out on it. Draw round them. Screw hooks into it.
  • peanut1978
    peanut1978 Posts: 1,031
    thats the second plan

    work at a college and wouldnt be paying for it myself

    want it to look decent
  • fast as fupp
    fast as fupp Posts: 2,277
    ah! id make your own- imagine the satisfaction of a job done well! :D
    'dont forget lads, one evertonian is worth twenty kopites'
  • redvee
    redvee Posts: 11,922
    Done my own years ago with an old kitchen cupboard door, might have gone OTT with the number of hooks and tools but the hooks aren't rusty after 20 years and the tools are no longer on the toolboard.
    I've added a signature to prove it is still possible.
  • andrewgturnbull
    andrewgturnbull Posts: 3,861
    HI there.

    Sorry for being a bit dim, but unless know exactly which tools you have in your toolbox and what shape they are, how are they going to sell you one which looks decent?

    'fraid you're going to have to make it yourself..

    Cheers, Andy
  • justresting
    justresting Posts: 292
    I'm a joiner and I've never heard of anyone buying one as the idea is you make it to suit your tools, not get tools to match your board!
    ' From the sharks in the penthouse,
    to the rats in the basement,
    its not that far '