Hackers Help 2014-06-23 12.04.11

Published on June 27th, 2014 | by mausekopf

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Hackers help: Sides for folder trolley?





I am very happy with my new trolley – have been looking for something durable to hold folders.  Just found out that I could screw in wheels at the bottom of the OMAR wire rack (it took me a while to find those wheels, but it was all worth it).

Does anyone have any idea as to what I could add at the sides to keep the folders from falling off? At the moment, I am using book ends, but they are falling apart.

2014-06-23 12.04.11

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7 Responses to Hackers help: Sides for folder trolley?

  1. Robin says:

    You could weave some small colorful bungee cords on each side. They can be found at any dollar store.

  2. robin says:

    You could weave some small colorful bungee cords and attach them on each end. You can find them at any dollar store.

  3. Jenn says:

    I had the same idea as Robin. When I had the same problem, I just used string and did a zig zag pattern using the grooves as spacing. Twine might make a nice contrast with the metal.

  4. Franzi says:

    What about those:
    http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/00198100/
    Maybe you can fix the bottle racks at the right and the left side – i admit that this needs more effort, but at least it’s the same look ;)
    The easier way are fabrics ;)

  5. KarenElissa says:

    I have a big shelf designed the same way that I use as a bookcase and I have used colored (green to match my decor) clothesline type rope woven up and down on the ends. I also did it in the middle of various shelves as dividers in between sections.

  6. kcee says:

    how much were those casters and how long did it take to get them??

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