Introduction: Knives, Magnets and Order
Today on repertoaire: kitchen drawer. And inside bulk of fine knives tumbling. What a mass! No respact to fine tools! Lets make order! I ordered new magnets 12mm dia, Strong. Very strong. Made form rare earth - neodymium. Why so strong? You shall see...
Step 1: Test I.
Magnets chosen- arrived. But, first to test! Glass is 8mm thick and as you can see - they hold!
Step 2: Good Will and Tool
I purchase the plate from the same material as kitchen (olive veneer chipboard 100x400x19mm), PVC edged. Drills, .. and let's go!
Step 3: Drilling
Holes are from back side deep 18mm. Magnets patiently waiting. I choose 5 lines with 3 holes- wide total 85 mm. For 5 knives. You can chose how much you want....
Step 4: Hidden
This is thousand word photo. Magnets are in own places. Hole is 18mm deep and baord is 19 mm thick
1 mm cover! Now you can imagine why magets are so strong...
Step 5: Test II.
Prepared for fastening. Wall bolts got plastic cups. For decoration.
Final test. It hold. You can put 5 knives on...and what, for good sake, hold this knives?
Step 6: So,so
So, test before mounting...
And this is it!
Well, what you think? Can you see magnets? Is the board surface clean? Are the knives glued??
Now, you see, why I wanted strong magnets! Magic