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I have a kitchen with a high ceiling and want to install an extra level of shelves to make use of the space. To reach the top shelves, a ladder is required. Ideally, it would be attached to a rail and be removable.

ladder on rails

My question is: How can I build this type of thing? What parts do I need to make the rail and ladder myself?

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Can we can clarify terms to help the OP? Those are often called "library ladders" in english. That term gets you close enough in google to shop yourself. – Tim B Jun 6 '13 at 13:18
Are you looking to save time or money? If so, you'd probably be better off buying the proper ladder hardware in the first place. – DA01 Jun 6 '13 at 18:37
try here: rockler.com/… – HerrBag Jun 6 '13 at 19:44

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