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Can Good Storage Rack

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by RightHand, Apr 16, 2016.

  1. RightHand

    RightHand Pioneer in a New World Moderator Founding Member

    I thought this was a good idea for an inexpensive rack for canned goods using a group of pallets

    Pallet Rack.
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  2. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

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  3. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

    That's a sexy rack. :D
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  4. HK_User

    HK_User A Productive Monkey is a Happy Monkey Site Supporter

    Rotatable= Swinging Shelves that are 3 cans deep, pull from the front and put new in the back. Have the can shelves be two tier.
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  5. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    You could actually double deep that rack and it would perform the same. I like it.

    How would you do sardine cans ?

    Slip card board between them so they don't nest .
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  6. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool. Banned

    Let them nest, in groups of 3-5, they would act just like the other can goods.
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  7. natshare

    natshare Monkey+

    The only down side to this style of rack, is that it takes up an awful lot of wall space, without much storage capacity. I think I've figured out how to make one that I can utilize on my wire shelves, that will be ~17" deep (front to back), ~17" tall, and (as single units, initially) wide enough to fit the can sizes I have (for canned veggies, soup, etc). Once I know the design works, I'll try it as a multiple unit, and will post the final plans and cut sheet(s) here.

    I just have to make time to do the cutting & gluing! Time....yeah, that's always my problem!! :rolleyes:
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