adding casters on metal shop cabinet

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Be careful with that type of cabinet. The sides.cime down to sit in the floor and it doesn't take much to cave them in. They are kind of wobbly too. I would fabricate something to fit the bottom that gave good support. 

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I agree the design of this cabinet relies on the outer edges being in contact with the floor and the downward force of the cabinet's weight being part of the structural integrity.  A simple plywood platform with casters to replace the floor is no problem.  The racking force not usually expected in the design of the cabinet could be problematic.  Some care in moving it around could solve that.

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