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This project shouldn't take any more than 5-10 minutes, as long as you have 1-2 matchboxes, an Altoids smalls tin, and a hot glue gun.
I used two different kinds of matchbox, only one of which I needed the rough part from. You know, the part that you strike the matches on. Anyway, use...
Using a hot glue gun, glue the cut-off part of the matchbox to the bottom of the tin.
Now take about 6 matches and put them in the tin. Now you've got a matchbox tin! (Or would it be a match-tin?)
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Cool. Couldn't you just use lighters, though? The new lighters, if used full time, (which means holding the button for like 1 day) lasts about 30 hours, and a match, at max, 2-3 minutes.
And if the striking part was in the inside, wouldn't it be safe from water, wind, or any other elements that might wear it down before you even had a chance to strike it?
No, do not do this. You're now introducing the chance that it can ignite while in transit.
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