Build a clamp rack

All shops have their organizational challenges, and there are as many solutions to these challenges as there are woodworkers. Here’s a simple and effective way to store parallel clamps.

 This clamp rack is a great place to start organizing a shop of any size. It can be made with less than 5 BF of your favourite hardwood and holds a respectable 20 parallel jaw clamps. You can adjust the lengths of the horizontal parts, depending on the size of your clamp collection. In addition, this rack includes a built-in shelf that is perfect for holding clamping accessories like glue bottles and bench cookies.

Clamp rack
clamp rack illustration