A riveting update

Since writing about my Stanley organisers I’ve added a third to my collection.

As there seem to be new models available I was a bit worried that I wouldn’t be able to find one to match my existing two, but I found some on eBay.

Stanley organiser - empty

It’s another of the deep model and it will hold my growing collection of rivets, nuts and bolts.

Stanley organiser - full

Most of the nuts and bolts were bought for the drill press table – either to fix the table top to the metal stand or the drill press to the table top.

I’ve also had to replace a hex bolt on my Axminster drill guide to replace one I stripped the thread on, so I have the rest of the packet of M6 hex bolts as spares.

I bought a selection of rivets when I needed to fit the escutcheons to the deadbolts on my garage door, so this is also the ideal place to store them.

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2 Responses to A riveting update

  1. billlattpa says:

    I have three that I use as well to keep most of my hardware organized.

    • John says:

      I think they’re great – it’s nice that they stack so positively but the “killer app” is being able to take either the whole thing or just the relevant trays to where I’m working

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