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Post by willy3486 on Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:52 pm

I made this stand about 20 years ago and I have finally finished it. I based it on one I saw in a 40s repair manual. It was in there to buy. Its so simple I made one. It works good on the chassis.  What I did was to take some scrap 1/2 wide metal and bend it to the "S" shape. I have 3 sets,I use whatever is needed to get the width. I also made the top clips that hold the top of the chassis. Then there are bolts. The pieces with the thumb screws  are locks for windows that was on clearance.


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What you do is to get a set of the arms and run a top clip in the bolt to the bottom bracket .Once there are two on a end you can put the window lock on the bottom of the two brackets. I tried it on this chassis so hopefully you can see how it works.

Homemade radio stand HPIM8795_zpsc375ae94

This looks like it will work good on a smaller chassis. I don't remember where I saw it but it is in some of my books.

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Post by Ragwire on Wed Sep 03, 2014 10:13 am

That is a great problem solver. I am putting this on my to do list...thanks for the idea!
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