DEC quad board rack

Pontus Pihlgren pontus at Update.UU.SE
Tue Jan 9 05:56:16 CST 2018

On Mon, Jan 01, 2018 at 01:58:57PM -0500, Noel Chiappa via cctalk wrote:
> No, as long as you have either a radial arm saw (best), or a table saw
> (preferably with a 'sled' - if you don't have one, probably worth making one)
> to cut all the slots.
> Like I said, if you want a drawing, let me know. A few data bits: the slot
> pitch (slot center to slot center distance) is 5/8"; I used 1/8" for the depth
> of the bottom slot (just enough to hold it in place), and 3/16" for the top
> (some extra, to allow for board size variation). The shelf-shelf spacing (i.e.
> bottom of one, to the top of the next) is 10-1/4" (i.e. the repeat distance is
> 11", when using 3/4" boards).

Thank you for sharing Noel.

I'm going to do the same sooner or later. In retrospect are there any 
measurements you would do differently if you did it again?

E.g. Have you found any boards that need higher clearance to the next?

Thank you,

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