Step 1

Marking for anchors

Using a level, place the hangtrack where you want it on the wall and mark the holes with a pencil

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Step 2

PRe-drill mounting holes

For a drywall anchor, using a 3/8" drill bit, drill into the wall where your marks are. For mounting to a stud, use a 1/8" drill bit.

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Drill with 3/8" bit

Step 3

mount the hangtrack

Using a screwdriver, screw the anchor screws through the hangtrack and into the anchors. For stud screws, screw the wood screw tightly into the stud.

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Step 4

Hang standards

Slide standards onto the hangtrack. Slide the standards away from each other until they're set wide enough for the shelf to fit into the holes.

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Just your hands

Step 5

Mounting a shelf

Tilt the shelf hooks on top into the standards and rotate into place. For a single column, use the outside holes. For more than one column,  leave a column of holes open for the next shelf.

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Just your hands

Step 6

Tilt into place

Lower ther front edge of the shelf. It will stop itself when it's level. Now you're ready to hang more shelves!

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Just your hands

Step 7

Hang more shelves!

Making sure to place the hooks of each shelf into holes on a level, hang the rest of your new shelves!

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More shelves!

Step 8


Over time, you can increase your storage as your number of prized possessions grows

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More shelves!
More Standards!


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  • Solid walnut arm rest, finished with danish oil.

  • Cable organization and storage compartment.

  • Lid stays in place in any position.

  • Can hang from any height.

  • Easy to reposition.

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24 x 8.25
24 x 11.75
24 x 14.25
36 x 8.25
36 x 11.75
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Adjustable Desk in industrial Loft

Wall-mounted desk

The Kernel Wall-Mounted Desk provides enough space for a laptop or desktop leaving plenty of room for a sketch-pad or notebook. The armrest is beveled to catch any rogue utensils from rolling off the surface. With a convenient cable storage pocket, you can keep your surface clean and clear of debris.

Ships in 5-7 business days
Lifetime manufacturing guarantee
Installs in fewer than 10 minutes



  • Solid Walnut Armrest

  • Cable Management

  • Works in harmony with Kernel Shelving

Adjustable desk dimensions with storage closed


  • Solid Walnut Armrest

  • Cable Management

  • Works in harmony with Kernel Shelving

adjustable desk with storage compartment open
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Made in America

Everything we make is manufactured in the United States.


Made for Modular

Kernel shelves and desk are made to fit together. Mix and match to your heart's content.

high quality furniture

Heavy Duty

Made with high gage steel, our products are strong and durable.



The Kernel Desk 2.0 evolved from our first modular desk. We kept the simple lines and beautiful materials but upgraded the functionality. Every Kernel desk is equipped with a full width storage compartment and cable routing feature.


  • 14-gauge (0.0747” thick) steel

  • Solid American Black Walnut


  • Hang your desk at any height, standing or sitting.

  • No legs to bump into.

  • Works with our modular system. Desks and Shelves in harmony

  • Solid wood armrest ages gracefully over time.


Our hangtracks and standards are provided by a third party and typically ship in 5-7 days. Our shelves are compatible with many similar systems.

Hangtrack with anchors

Pick the width of your shelf installation and the wall material where you'll be installing the shelves.


Pick the height of your installation. Plan for at least 10 inches of height for each shelf.

Let's get modular

Follow our step-by-step guide and you'll have your setup in no time.

Let's Get Modular

Follow our step-by-step guide and you'll have your setup in no time.

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