Cleaning up the place in preparation for family and I decided my time would be best spent designing a tool holder for my Prusa. Then I would post the tool holder to Thingiverse and it would be five or six in the afternoon and… crud.
At any rate, many thanks to TheClarkJB for his original design. I have bent it to the will of the great and spiraled gods and I think they were pleased.. it’s so often hard to tell with them.
It has space for two pliers (think the Prusa supplied needle noses for size comparison) and six holes for allen wrenches and screw drivers. It fits right above the power supply and keeps your work space clean and free of clutter. One square meter down, and only 185 left to go, and it only took two hours!.. carry the one.. crud.
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