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It should also be noted that for the unit to support any significant weight the 2x4 should be not be flat, they should be turned 90 degrees so they are vertical like floor joists. I would also ad plywood decking to ad strength and make a solid shelf surface. I found a web site that has a plan for some shelves. https://dadand.com/diy-2x4-shelving/ Since ...


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For how the shelf attaches to the uprights there should be a backup to the screws such that the self will rest on something even if the screws were to break. The simplest solution is to glue and screw a board just under where the shelf attaches. That will give greater surface area to the fastening than a few screws into endgrain. I can barely see some that ...


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I paid someone else to build this basic shelf for me because i'm no carpenter, Unfortunately, I am afraid the person that built this isn't either. There is a major weak point - the screws into the end grain of the cross pieces could just tear out of the wood. The gaps are not really the problem. There are a lot of stronger options for the joint but ...


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They're called "custom-made brackets, specifically for this product". Otherwise known as "bespoke". You should be able to buy one of these from the company, dismantle it, and send a specimen to a metal fabrication shop, who will make as many as you please for you. Of course, by doing so you'd be violating their patents or design rights. If you can find a ...


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