Introduction: Cigar Box Mandolin Stand
Step 1: Find Wooden Cigar Box
Step 2: Cut Box Horizontally for Front Ledge of Stand
Step 3: Mark Sides of Box to Cut Out
Step 4: Cut Out Sides
Step 5: Glue Pieces of Sides or Blocks of Wood to Inside Bottom Where Cut Out
Step 6: Glue Front Lid Ledge Where Locks Into Hardware
Step 7: Cut Glue and Screw Small Thin Block of Wood to Back at Hinges to Stop Lid
Step 8: Cut and Glue Mandolin Body Bracket to Inside Top Edge of Lid
Step 9: Let Glue Cure and Sand All Edges and Glue Excess
Step 10: Wipe Down Clean All Areas of Box
Step 11: Spray Paint Do Artwork to Outside of Box (leave Inside Natural Color, or However Prefer)
Step 12: Let Dry Sand Touch Up
Step 13: Final Product
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