Instructables: exploring - workshop - organizing - box - featured Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:18:17 PST BLOX v1.01 LinkIt ONE box hack
LinkIt ONE box hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> ptkrf Mediatek's LinkIt ONE board is a great piece of hardware and even comes in fancy colourful box. Inside this box is piece of foam in which the board itself rests. After some weeks of not knowing where to put the micrcontroller while programming and testing it, I came over the idea I am sharing with y...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:22:54 PST
A Simple but Strong Plastic Box
A Simple but Strong Plastic Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> AnthonyB35 I am going to explain how to build a simple box using styrene plastic sheets (also known as Plasticard).The boxes use sheets of plastic with 'L' shaped Plastruct to brace the corners.I make myself quite a few of these boxes for things like holding my walkbout controllers for my model railways, they ...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 02:44:55 PDT
Watchmaker toolbox
Watchmaker toolbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> JérémyF1 So I am a watchmaker and I have a lot of tools. But as it is not my full time occupation anymore, I only need a few of them and decided to make this box to carry them around.As I'm a swiss watchmaker, I'm not a native English speaker, so please excuse my mistakes :-) Tools and material You will n...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:26:13 PDT
EASY STORAGE BOXES - More DIY How To Projects]]> DIY_DAVE I made these crate style storage boxes for our sons nursery room. My wife was not happy with the cheap ones we had so I made these instead and she painted them the same colours to match the rest of the room. They are real easy to make and look great. A nice easy DIY craft project. What you will n...

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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:56:38 PDT
Storage Shelf
Storage Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> tlp801 I found some parts for a metal storage shelf at a local surplus warehouse and figured this would be a perfect project. I've seen similar shelving sold at Costco for around $150 - 200. But this costed much less!! Cost: Metal Shelf $20Plywood $10 x 2Total: $40Time to Complete ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:54:55 PST
Seat Belt Buckling Box
Seat Belt Buckling Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> gravityisweak I have a pretty small car, because of that I'm really limited on my storage options. But I use my car often, both for work and for fun. Usually I find myself putting whatever is in my hands onto the passenger seat and usually by the time I get where I'm going this stuff finds its way onto the floor,...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:26:42 PDT
Coroplast Wall Storage for Tools and Toys
Coroplast Wall Storage for Tools and Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> MattTheMaker I'm always trying to make my shop more orderly so today I made some storage cubbies for my power tools. They are quick, easy, cheap, and strong. I tested one out and was able to hang off it as seen in the picture, I'm just shy of 160 lbs so these things are pretty tough. The materials needed for thi...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:08:03 PDT
auto roll up tool case
auto roll up tool case - More DIY How To Projects]]> Anred Zynch image 3 shows my damn old toolbox, so you see i need a new cool one urgently! but this is only my prototype, and I'm still working at this instructable. if you have some ideas, please tell me about and I will see if I can add it. The Component list spring rollo with stable materialwoodancho...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 13:10:54 PDT
From Beerbox To Toolbox 2.0
From Beerbox To Toolbox 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> bricobart Beer is always been a great source of inspiration to me. So here again. In this I'ble I'm going to show you how you can easily make a custom heavy duty toolbox from a plastic beerbox. A few years ago I already made such a thing, using two beerboxes. It's still in use, of course, since it's very stu...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:53:22 PST
Tea Holder
Tea Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> mooinghorse My mom mentioned that it would be nice to have a box to hold her assortment of tea bags in. Since her birthday is coming up, I decided to make a box as a present. This box could be used for anything, but it is the perfect size for a teabag. The finished box is 2.75" x 3" x 5.5" (inside dimensions)...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 14:59:32 PDT
Box Treatments, and How to Solve the Case of the Missing Case
Box Treatments, and How to Solve the Case of the Missing Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> milesfromneihu It is not hard to make a good box or case for tools or instruments. And you can often improve the usefulness of an existing box by judicious addition of foam or flaps. By foam, I mean closed-cell polyethelene packing, not to be confused with styrofoam. Styrofoam is weak and crumbly; closed-cell LDPE...
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Tue, 8 Jan 2013 21:49:23 PST
Build an R8 Collet Storage Box at TechShop
Build an R8 Collet Storage Box at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> jay.bolyard In my home shop I have a Smithy Granite 1324 3-in-1 machine.  This machine uses standard R8 collets in the mill head.  Over time I have collected a number of collets, but not as part of a boxed set.  In this instructable I'll show how I used the laser cutter and some of the wood shop tools at Techs...
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Wed, 5 Dec 2012 13:21:24 PST
Hardwood Cash Box
Hardwood Cash Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> machoturtle Ever had soo much cash lying around that your like, "Man, I gotta build me a cash box so I can keep all this moolah organised!". Yeah...that's not normally my problem either. I generally, have very little cash to stow away, but it's still a fun project that I can make. It's easy to make, fun to have...
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Sun, 22 Jul 2012 16:18:58 PDT
Tough PVC Cases For Anything
Tough PVC Cases For Anything - More DIY How To Projects]]> ilpug Ever need a case for something that you didn't want broken? Like making things that are simple, yet indestructible? It is very simple to make a very tough case out of some PVC or ABS pipe. I made a gift for my  friend, but it was pretty delicate, so I needed a case to put it in. Looking at the junk...
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Wed, 1 Feb 2012 18:49:19 PST
Sturdy randomly shaped paper mache box.
Sturdy randomly shaped paper mache box. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dyte Hello there! In this instructable I'll show you how to create a box made mainly out of cardboard and papier mache, in the shape of anything you like. I originally made this as a present for my girlfriend, as a travel box for her ancient stuffed animal that by now is hanging together with nothing b...
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Thu, 12 Jan 2012 09:31:31 PST
Case for wrenches with custom cut foam insert
Case for wrenches with custom cut foam insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> Damions I received two sets of ratcheting wrenches for Christmas, one SAE, the other Metric. I was looking for a good case to store them in, but couldn't find a good off-the-shelf model. I decided to use the various tools and materials I have available to me at work and create a box with a custom foam inser...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 22:57:20 PST
Sloped Sided Organizer Box
Sloped Sided Organizer Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> CHARLESCRANFORD In the past, while searching in the pantry, for something I knew I had, I used to always end up singing the chorus from the U2 song "I still haven't found what I'm looking for."  All the stuff mixes up together and ends up looking the same.  Even worse, you can't even see what is towards the back.  ...

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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 03:38:11 PST
Hardboard tool crate
Hardboard tool crate - More DIY How To Projects]]> ausable I really don't like to using a 5 gallon bucket or a milk crate to carry my tools to the job site. So I needed something better. After looking around for some ideas(both online and offline). I stumbled upon it right in front of me. This design was inspired by a mandarin orange crate (you know the kin...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2009 18:27:40 PST
Dumbbells box
Dumbbells box - More DIY How To Projects]]> frootloose A box to keep your dumbbells, with casters to tidy your room without lifting the dumbbells.The box is deep enough so you can put your additional dumbbells or other stuff.More photos of my instructables here : my flickr Materials You need 5 wood boards. I have used Medium-density fibreboard (MDF),...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2008 09:22:16 PST