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Old 07-18-2015, 05:45 PM   #1
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Maintenance Crash Cart

After getting tired of hearing "Get that off my table" lol I used some stuff I had around and built this mobile cart.Now to figure how to hang my Python and I am all set. Cost....$0.00....lol
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Old 07-18-2015, 06:43 PM   #2
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Ha genius! I like the idea, much easier than putting everything on nonmovable tables
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Thanks Nils . Only took a Few hours to do.
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I just hope it rolls better then a real crash cart....


GREAT idea though. my wife hates it when I steal an end table to drip acclimate a new addition and I put the lamp on the floor lol.
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Needs a small tank on top just to improve the look?! Or would that be a MTS problem?
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I just got my wife quiet about cluttering up her tables,another tank would start her up again....lol
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I just got my wife quiet about cluttering up her tables,another tank would start her up again....lol

I know the feeling.
Regarding the cart, can you screw in J shaped hooks (used for hanging things like garden tools and bikes) onto the underside of the middle shelf? You could hang the python from there.


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I had thought of that fresh2o,and I have the hooks . I found out doing my WC's today that I needed a towel rack and I just finished fashioning one and putting it on the long side. Thanks for the tip.
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New reality show: "Pimp my cart"
Towel rack is a great idea. If not, I would have suggested an inexpensive under cabinet style paper towel holder/dispenser mounted under the top shelf.


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Leeatl - Perfect!!!

I think I will look for a microwave cart and deck it out! I can wheel it back to my utility closet and there is a work space built in... AMAZING!!!!!

Yes, a superb idea - simple yet so useful. How many more things can you think of, a towel rack, a Python holder...??? I am gonna need 2 towel racks because I am extra messy.

Anyone use that Rustoleum for water repellent for wood yet? I have been thinking of it for my cabinet I have tanks on and think it would be a good thing for your cart.
http://www.rustoleum.com/product-cat.../neverwet-kit/
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Oh yeah, a paper towel holder!
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Lol lol - must admit it does sound nice.
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I use a old kitchen cabinet it hold everything I need for my tanks , test kits , foods , nets , meds , filter supplies , siphon hoses , shoulder length gloves , you name it it's in there ,
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I have a kitchen type cabinet and 3 tank stands, all full of needed stuff....lol
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I've started to take over the drawers on the book cases either side of fish tank cabinets. 😇


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Target has a bunch of carts in the back to school section for under $50 this week ...


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I just hope it rolls better then a real crash cart....


GREAT idea though. my wife hates it when I steal an end table to drip acclimate a new addition and I put the lamp on the floor lol.

Someone works in healthcare lol! (They're the worst, but the best!)

And just FYI you all are insane and have a problem. I can't wait to get one.


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I saw someone just in front of me walking out of the ReStore with a perfect cart like a small library cart. So envious I missed it!!!
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This is a great build. I need this!! Thanks for sharing!

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A wood printer stand on wheels would work. Check the Goodwill store too.
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