Toy Inventor’s Notebook


Invented and drawn by Bob Knetzger


WHEN I WAS SETTING UP MY NEW GARAGE SHOP, I WAS WONDERING WHAT TO DO WITH THE TRIANGULAR SPACE UNDERNEATH A FLIGHT OF STAIRS. The odd shape didn’t lend itself to efficient storage, so what else would be good? I was tired of makeshift spray painting and had outgrown my desktop mini spray booth, so this upgrade was timely.

I measured the space and assembled a frame using 2×4s and wood screws. Its slanted top fits the stairwell space snugly so everything else is mounted ...

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