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    3D- printed channel rail system..

    Decided to make channel rail system to my shop, for the lights and powerplugs..
    Also it should be strong enough for hanging tools, if needed.

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    vrey nice, adding threaded rod was a good idea
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frank S View Post
    vrey nice, adding threaded rod was a good idea
    Thanks Frank! I think this will come out nicely, after i have printed all parts for the longer system.

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    Nice but just buy barn door hardware.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pa1963 View Post
    Nice but just buy barn door hardware.
    Plaah... Could you please demonstrate how to use that barn door hardware for this kind of purpose? And why that would be better?

    How to make it versatile, light weighted and keep price reasonable in that way?

    For some reason i feel somewhat tired about comments wich doesn't seem to make sense... just throwing something in, without further information.

    Edit: Sorry for being rude, but i have read too many times comments like " buy something from somewhere instead ".
    Last edited by Tuomas; 02-09-2018 at 02:16 AM.

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    Thanks Tuomas! We've added your Channel Rail System to our Storage and Organization category,
    as well as to your builder page: Tuomas's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:




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    This version i use outdoors.

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    Bonus is that its easy to dissassemble if needed.


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