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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2004, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
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Back in the hungry thirties when I was a kid, the title of this thread was the watchword. The habit persists right up to today.
So, three days before Christmas when our 35 year old fridge conked out, we had a mad scramble to get the frozen stuff into the freezer, out to the cold garage etc.
Then we had to buy a new fridge...had to wait 5 days for it.
In cleaning the old one out, I noticed that the shelves, drawers etc were mounted on three tracks. That's where the old habit kicked in! I took it all out, down to my workshop and mounted it all on a space on the wall near my router table. It's the greatest rig for storing all my router bits and pieces.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 12-28-2004, 06:38 PM
 
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Hay,, Thats great ,And I think that is using you head, I'm the same way I try to use every thing I can, only after I find I can't use it for anything does it go in the trash,
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Boy that was an excellent idea that should keep everthing organized and crisp some good thinking there.
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Neat idea Mo.

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Darn! and I traded my old fridge to the young fellows down the street for some steel.

On the upside they are going to use it for a garage keg cooler and I'm invited for a beer on tap anytime.
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