I need some ideas for materials to use to make a cool wallet, give me anything that can work for a wallet.
11 years ago
try making one out of endoplasmic reticulum fibers!
11 years ago
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a part of a cell
well ya i made up that last part to make it more smart sounding
12 years ago
I once made a wallet entirely out of "Fragile" tape... I'd love to make one out of danger tape (man, so many things I'd do with danger tape if I could get any). Kite nylon? An old pair of jeans? Two old pairs of jeans in different colours? Laminated copies of paper money? (Yadda yadda photocopying money may be illegal, check your local laws etc.)The binding of a paperback book or diary? Some of Sarah Palin's clothes from a charity bin?
i have seen danger tape at home depot
12 years ago
p.s.how do you get the words really small
Wait until nicht go to a construction zone and somehow get it unknowingly stuck to your pants.
how about McCain
you could make a wallet out of playing cards and packaging tape, or just clear packaging tape
How about a wallet made out of a upholstery material like from a couch, sew it together and make a zipper on the pocket for the money and the cards so nothing falls out!
that would be crazy thanks.
Check out jamesbond wallet
Of course, try my Magic Duct Tape Wallet! It's just duct tape and cardboard.But seriously. Something new... Something that you wouldn't see in the average wallet...Howabout:Aluminum Foil. Use multiple layers of aluminum foil and some spray adhesive to bind them. Might work.Posters. Like AC/DC posters, Drug and Alcohol awareness posters, etc.Wrapping Paper. While I'm still on paper materials.Old tires. There was an instructable on here where that used old motorcycle tires.Chain mail! Just came to me. Might be hard for a wallet. But howabout a chain mail man purse! Or coin purse.Human skin....Laminated things, like pressed leaves, or stickers, or a laminated dollar bill! It would take a little effort, and a lot of planning (and a laminator, or a laminator at a craft store).Restaurant menus.Soup Labels.Cloth. Pleather.Leather.The outside of a basketball.The inside of a basketball.Any outside or inside of a sports ball.Candy Wrappers.I'll get back to you when I have more time!
All good ideas but human skin
What if it was donated?
still a little odd
and leather too
adding to the list : blown cell phone of the type that opens with hinge
few papers - stick em between 2 big fridge magnets or make fridge magnets binder
for coins - anything that puts them in pressure is good and successfull in making them silent. if they are thin you may put them between 2 thin plastic or wood plates with neo magnets on the outside to make it all flat (magnets - plate - coins - some thin padding - plate - magnets). if they are really small diameter stack them in a tube like 2AA flashlight (instead of batteries) and compress with spring / magnets / padding. be creative with geometry and packaging. i usually just wrap the bunch tight in a piece of cloth to make it silent and tie with a tie wrap closed in the wrong direction (to make it possible to open)
btw any 2AA or 2C flashlight can be converted to 1AA / 1C + coin storage (and still function as dim incandescent flashlight - or bright LED one using joule thief)
for RFID stuff ya wanna shield : add foil to whatever you put it in
not a bad idea
Metal plates, with hinges of riveted neoprene?
Thin sheets of wood?
How about the all mighty Kevlar, its bullet proof and fire proof
Or carbon fibre - there's a project about it here somewhere.
thats tough too
Make a mouse wallet, with a lil' zipper in his back.
Now thats a CRAZY idea.
. Duct Tape