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Offline Wilbur

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Storage: The Ikea Brewery
« on: April 06, 2018, 03:12:06 PM »
Doing some spring cleaning and getting organized in the brewery! I saw some storage options in IKEA when I was in Chicago, and decided to upgrade from the folding table I've been using. Unfortunately, they didn't quite have enough bits to make it as large as I wanted.

Ive got some space to hang hoses to dry, on the pegboard and off to the side. Everything is consolidated, from the workshop, garage, and laundry room into a dedicated room that happens to have a washer and dryer. The drawers aren't full depth unfortunately, but they do a good job of holding a scale and a few other small bits I want on hand. Hopefully I can get the table out of there soon.

A few notes:
  • The pegboard feels like its epoxy coated, so moisture shouldn't be a problem
  • Shelf is stained with exterior stain to keep a matte finish and avoid peeling
  • Shelving is the modular Ivar system, and the pegboard is the Skadis system. They have some nice little bins for small things.
  • The drawers can have the front angled out, or vertical like a normal drawer. Not sure which one I prefer right now.

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Re: Storage: The Ikea Brewery
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2018, 02:58:27 PM »
I love seeing how people hack IKEA furniture. Looks great!
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Re: Storage: The Ikea Brewery
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2019, 08:40:16 PM »
I love it. This gives me an idea for a piece of furniture I should modify. Don't tell my wife. lol
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Re: Storage: The Ikea Brewery
« Reply #3 on: September 13, 2019, 10:49:02 PM »

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Re: Storage: The Ikea Brewery
« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2019, 11:32:07 PM »

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See, this is why we need a "like" button here... 
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