Introduction: Making a Space Invaders Toilet Roll Holder

My kids broke off our toilet roll holder and I couldn't be happier. It gave me the chance to make something awesome to replace it, so I made a Space Invaders toilet roll holder, like ya do!

Print out the plans and stick to MDF board, I used 3/4 inch (18mm).

Homemade Space Invaders toilet roll holder printable plans;

Using a coping saw, band saw, jig saw or scroll saw, cut out the space invader alien design. Remove template and sand

Drill holes and mount the roll brackets with two screws and PVA glue.

Paint what ever color suits your bathroom, I did 1978 retro green.

Mount to wall, sit back and enjoy.


s831032 (author)2015-12-02

that is super duper cool!!!! when i saw this it reminded me like my mom and how she used to talk about all the games she used to play when she was younger!!!!!!!!!!!!

FPSXGames (author)s8310322015-12-04

Oh that's awesome, thanks :]

Riffifi made it! (author)2015-10-19

i made it some months ago. i got no MDF and no bandsaw, so i used plywood and a jigsaw. i painted it in sky blue. it was the ideal surprise for my nerdy gamer partner :D

One80Bits (author)2015-09-15

AWESOME!!! Great idea

geekrex (author)2015-07-31

Can be made with minecraft charecters

patsheldon (author)2015-06-25

How fun!!

alexander.zacharov.3 (author)2015-06-25

that is a really cool idea!

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2015-06-23

This is super sweet! Nice job :)

KataNinja (author)2015-05-16

This is great I need to make one to make my nerd-dom true everywhere in my house. DO you think I could do this with a jig-saw, by hand?


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Bio: I've always been a very creative person and a self confessed video gaming geek. I'm a husband, father, artist and blogger
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