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Material to wrap a project with? Answered

I am building a project that has dimensions of roughly 2 inches by 2 inches by 1 inch. There are plenty of LEDs, exposed wires, etc. that I want to cover up. Does anyone know of a material that I could wrap this in, perhaps a sort of heat shrink for it all? It does not need to be protect it from being submerged underwater or form a protective barrier for being dropped. Hopefully something a little more professional looking than bubble wrap. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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chip123 (author)2012-07-29
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Hammock Boy (author)chip1232012-07-29

Does it shrink? That is the one appeal of heat shrink.

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chip123 (author)Hammock Boy2012-07-30

The stuff I have does, but there are different types that are made of different plastics which may not. If you have some already, just give it a blast with a hair dryer/ some other heating implement and see what happens. Worst case, it doesn't work and you need to find something else.

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Hammock Boy (author)chip1232012-07-29

Does it shrink? That is the one appeal of heat shrink.

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blkhawk (author)2012-07-29

You can try an Altoids can or a small plastic enclosure for your project.

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onrust (author)2012-07-29

Find a plastic bag to fit your project.

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RavensCraft (author)2012-07-28

Plastic soda pop bottles will shrink if you apply heat
with a hair dryer or heat gun.
Maybe you could cut two plastic rings from the plastic bottles
Shrink one ring around four sides (assuming its square-ish).
Then shrink the other plastic ring around the other exposed sides.

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Burf (author)2012-07-28

Use shrinkwrap or shrinkwrap bags, there are pages of them listed for sale on eBay.

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