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Old 01-02-2013, 09:19 PM   #1
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mount into cinder block


want to mount 2x4 made shelves to cinder block walls , will carry heavy
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Old 01-02-2013, 09:40 PM   #2
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Far better to make a whole shelving unit that stands on the floor.

If you want shelves instead one way I've done it and it was super strong is make a 2 X 4 frame, attach whatever you want to the top of it, plywood, OSB, Advantec MDF.
Mount it to the wall using long Tap Cons or lags and lead anchors.
Add some 2 X 4 supports under it cut at 45 deg.
I built the whole thing with ceramic coated decking screws.

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