Introduction: Recycled Drawer

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In this tutorial i am going to show how to make a drawer out of old Cardboard box.

it is quite easy and cheap to make .Cardboard box can be that of appliances packages etc. for this you will be needing a medium sizes paper carton.

Step 1: Gathering the Required Stuff

  • Cardboard box medium size.
  • pencil
  • steel ruler
  • tapes
  • scissors
  • stapler
  • paper for sketching figures

Step 2: Making of the Outer Box

  • cut out the box pieces as per the dimensions.
  • tips to cut longitude holes in cardboard box.
    • mark it with pencil as shown in figure
    • use the stainless steel ruler to draw over it several times .
    • till it creates a hole.
    • then rotate the ruler little left and right till it is big

Step 3: Assembling the Larger Outer Box

  • the large outer box is assembled as shown in figure
  • they are connected and outer flaps are bend to make space for stapling

Step 4: Making the Inner Box

the inner box is made as per the diagram

the cut outs are carefully taken and assembled as shown in the figure

Step 5: Making the Handle and Stopper

  • a handle is made and inserted to front end of the drawer
  • the stopper is made at the both inner and outer box sliding section so as to prevent the drawer from coming out

Step 6: Making the Ceiling

the ceiling is made to cover the drawer

it is made as per in the diagram

Step 7: Assemble and Make It Ready

the all three outer,inner,top cover are assembled and drawer is made..