These are a couple of pictures of some concrete sample racks I welded up.
The samples are 5"x5"x1.5" a piece and 2.5 pounds in weight.
I was sick of having them just take up table space.
I set up a fixture, cocked a piece of 3/4 angle just so that the samples would lean back with gravity, and stay put.
The eye opening part was when I primed and spray finish painted the racks.
They looked waaaaaaay better than I imagined.
I guess I felt what I cobbled together didn't rate a good finish...(I've been waxing everything I've made)
It makes a WORLD of difference to actually tighten up the project with finish paint... Duh, where have I been all of my life?
Results 1 to 3 of 3
07-24-2010, 05:39 PM #1
Wall mounted concrete sample rack... Organizability! Learned something.... finish!
Last edited by 1Killerbee; 07-24-2010 at 05:42 PM.
07-24-2010, 07:33 PM #2
Hey looks real nice great way to show the samples.
07-27-2010, 05:46 PM #3Senior Member
- Join Date
- Mar 2009
I made something kind of like that, but our samples are 12.5 x 12.5 x 1/2Miller Syncrowave 200
Miller Spectrum 875 Plasma Cutter
Miller Milermatic 135
Ridgid Drill Press
Ridgid Chop Saw
36" Metal Break
Ingersoll Rand, 18.1 cfm Compressor
30 gal. Sand Blaster
10" Swing Logan Lathe