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A magnetic tool rack makes keeping your tools together simple and easy. Magnetic tool racks mount on the wall of your work area or garage and help keep tools organized. You can make more than one rack to handle a large tool collection. Read on to learn how to make a magnetic tool rack
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    Place the magnets in the center of the wood. Glue them to the board with wood glue, a strong craft glue or super glue. Allow the glue to dry.

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    Find a stud in the wall to hang the tool rack on. Use a stud finder or measure out 16 or 24 inches from the corner of the room. Tap on the wall with a hammer until it sounds solid. Most studs are placed at 16-inch increments but some interior non-load bearing walls are at 24-inch increments.

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    Line the rack up vertically on the wall. Secure one screw through each end of the rack and into the stud to hold it to the wall.

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    Place the tools on the rack. These racks are made for metal screwdrivers, drill bits, wrenches and socket sets.