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I, like many people, have a good number of old VHS tapes laying around. Some of the movies I now have on DVD, others I no longer care to keep and what...
The first step, assuming you have a VHS box to cannibalize, is to obtain a suitable notebook. You will probably not be able to find a spiral bound not...
To prepare the notebook you will first need to take the spiral off of it. Start by unbending the spiral at both ends. Usually a bit of the spiral wil...
Now, with the side that was curved at the top, begin to turn the spiral so as to remove it from the holes at the top. Be patient and make sure not to ...
Now that the notebook is prepared you must make ready the VHS box. I did most of the cutting free hand but if you have a problem with that or want to ...
Take the old cover or back of the notebook (hereafter "template") and lay it on the box cover or back on the non-printed side. Line up the edges of th...
This is probably the most time consuming step. It's pretty simple: just punch holes where you have marked. You can look at the hole punch from the sid...
Now for reassembly. Start to put the notebook together by aligning the pages and then adding the covers. Line up everything by the holes, not by the e...
Now just do the opposite of what you did earlier and bend the ends of the spirals to the way they were. Again, two pliers may be useful here.
Congratulations, you now have a custom VHS box notebook. Use it for to-do lists, movie notes, or just about anything you would use a regular notebook ...
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Posted:Jan 15, 2010
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