Convenient drop-cord handler

In my small fabrication shop, I need an electrical cord at my welding table. Instead of it always stretching across the shop floor, I put in a ceiling drop cord handler. I added an outlet to the truss and made a swing arm from leftover schedule 40 and a few other miscellaneous pieces of steel. The electrical cord is cut to desired length. Now it swings out of the way when not in use or right over to the project I’m working on.    

Matt Lengacher from St. Joe, Indiana

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