How to Make a Plastic Bottle Cutter / Tutorial

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Intro: How to Make a Plastic Bottle Cutter / Tutorial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpNL4RRPgHE&feature=youtu.be

Step 1: To Do a Plastic Bottle Cutter You Need!

How to make a rope out of a plastic bottle?
We often need a strong wire or rope at rest or at the cottage. For example, you need a linen rope, and there's nothing suitable at hands. Don't worry! It is possible to make a long and strong rope out of an empty plastic bottle.

Step 2: You May Get 4-5 Meters of a Strong Plastic Tape of One Plastic Bottle of 0,5 Liter.

If you need a stronger rope, you may entwine a few tapes together, for example, in bunches. Here is a simple way to find a solution in some complicated situation. And we have this done again with the help of plain plastic bottle.

Step 3: Plastic Tape Is Useful for Another Crafts As Well: Basket Wickerwork, Hand Made Decorations.

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    27 Discussions

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    lulustudent

    1 year ago

    We were able to make it but as soon as e put the plastic bottle in and pulled we werent able to do it. What should we do? Please help.

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    PJRoberts

    1 year ago

    This is a great idea which I'm interested in making. For me it would be helpful to have the step-by-step instructions which are described in the video voiceover, alongside each of the photos above.

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    Kala Krause

    2 years ago

    Very handy, thanks for posting. Pity that people use the comment section to to try and make someone else look the fool.

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    Edgar

    2 years ago

    Glad you've made it to make an Instructable, and make some more. A link to this is on my Blog: http://faz-voce-mesmo.blogspot.pt/2016/05/brixo-lego-e-electronica-e-tinta-que.html

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    Lorddrake

    2 years ago

    Is there a reason you used the design from plasticbottlecutter.com (

    https://plasticbottlecutter.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/004.png)

    as you primary image without crediting them?

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    LorriAnneKLorddrake

    Reply 2 years ago

    Probably because he doesn't have to credit his own stuff. That is his page and that is his video.

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    LorddrakeLorriAnneK

    Reply 2 years ago

    the video is from his youtube channel .. but the image (the blue plastic bottle on the laser engraved cutter) in the intro step is not

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    LorriAnneKLorddrake

    Reply 2 years ago

    https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOsBtrewlcqbKL2z1jhgyjFS48sqAjFHJs6H1ekG1DOcW5qsIgYKWATz0gBAXpXEg?key=eWtMd2lzYmdBZUcyM1ZBa2o4Nk5XajFUdVpNZDNR from where he posted it as https://goo.gl/7MbCa2 on https://plasticbottlecutter.com/faq/ so to me, it sure seems to be his own stuff. I used to work for Google's Leapforce and we were taught how to check things like this out, and I would say everything posted here belongs to him.

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    LorddrakeLorriAnneK

    Reply 2 years ago

    everything you linked to is posted by Ian Polianskii of Versailles France, not Roman Ursu of Russia. So unless he changed his name and moved to a different country....

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    LorriAnneKLorriAnneK

    Reply 2 years ago

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSVIljjyIEN8OQ4yhLIYbQA and https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZM2vsQp6xH1qmDCp8Ucwzg

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    LorriAnneKLorddrake

    Reply 2 years ago

    https://photos.google.com/share/AF1QipOsBtrewlcqbKL2z1jhgyjFS48sqAjFHJs6H1ekG1DOcW5qsIgYKWATz0gBAXpXEg?key=eWtMd2lzYmdBZUcyM1ZBa2o4Nk5XajFUdVpNZDNR from where he posted it as https://goo.gl/7MbCa2 on https://plasticbottlecutter.com/faq/ so to me, it sure seems to be his own stuff. I used to work for Google's Leapforce and we were taught how to check things like this out, and I would say everything posted here belongs to him.

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    supercawa

    2 years ago

    I made a cutter like this (http://i-dodo.ru/%D0%B1%D1%83%D1%82%D1%8B%D0%BB%D0%BA%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%B5%D0%B7-%D1%81%D0%B2%D0%BE%D0%B8%D0%BC%D0%B8-%D1%80%D1%83%D0%BA%D0%B0%D0%BC%D0%B8/). This design is simple in realization and allows to obtain a plastic tape of different sizes. Sorry for my English.

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    Mex5150

    2 years ago

    I've seen quite a few of these bottle cutters in varying designs recently, and this may be a very silly question, but why? What is the use of the plastic strips?

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    electronhickMex5150

    Reply 2 years ago

    One use I have found for them is to wrap it around the handles of old tools and hit it with a heat gun for a couple minutes. It stays tight and adds grip.

    Can also be used on tools that don't normally come with grip such as crescent wrenches. Another thing to note is if you do this with milk jugs or other HDPE containers they are able to withstand solvents and gasoline which is what wrecks most handles that your replacing.

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    DgidgiMex5150

    Reply 2 years ago

    Here you can see 2 exemples of the use of those stripes to make organizing boxes, Mex5150.

    http://comofazartesanato.com.br/fazer-caixa-com-garrafa-pet/

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    LittlestWorkshopMex5150

    Reply 2 years ago

    It can be used as an *extremely* strong cord which can also be heat shrunk. Some of the videos show the applications.

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    rnagyLittlestWorkshop

    Reply 2 years ago

    Also useful for making lanyards, baskets, back-packing straps, waterproof tie-downs, camping / tarp tie downs, (canoeing, boating, etc,) waterproof draw strings, wicker chair replacements, woven mats, survival & hunting snares ...

    -The list goes on & on & .... ;)

    Nice design!

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    Dgidgi

    2 years ago

    Very clever, thanks for sharing!

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    Jafhar12

    2 years ago

    Could one use this for 3D printer?