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what are the things or trash that are good to save because it is oftenly used as insructable materials? Answered

example of the answers i expect: - altoids tin can - old news papers etc.

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rickharrisBest Answer (author)2009-07-04

Practically anything big enough to cut up for later use. plastic, Cloth, Wood, Metal, Electronics although I prefer to buy new it save a lot of issues.

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CapnTac (author)2009-07-08

The humble Altoids Can of course!

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robotguy4 (author)2009-07-04

EVERYTHING! Er... Probably not perishables... I suggest keeping electronics and packaging.

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robotguy4 (author)robotguy42009-07-04

Except Tvs and other montiors. If you don't know what you are doing, you can get a nasty shock from those (however, there is an instructable about how to take them apart safely).

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mikeasaurus (author)2009-07-04

You are really only limited by your imagination. I've seen projects on here that run the gamut of materials used. There are common elements in some, but there is no foul in showing the community something new!

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Kiteman (author)2009-07-04

Plastic bottles. Dead electronics. Scrap timber. Wire. Screws, nuts, bolts and other interesting fixings. String. etc.

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