Spool Tool Organizer

Introduction: Spool Tool Organizer

About: Why pay for stuff when you can make, build, hack, macgyver it. They are better and cheaper 100% DIY.

Working with Electronics you then to pile up empty soldering wire spools, it's a shame throwing a nice piece of plastic away, so why not make a simple cool project out of it to keep your tools organize on your workbench.

On this project i show you how to make a spool tool organizer.

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Step 1: Watch the Video

Watch the video and see how to make step by step this project.

Step 2: Gather the Material

You will need for this project:

- A empty spool ( I used a spool from a soldering wire but can use from something else )

Step 3: Get Started

Get your spool an drill holes around the edge, i made eight holes on the top and bottom with a 5 mm drill bit.

You can change the diameter of the holes depending of what tools you are considering to put there, the holes on the bottom its intended to hold the tool up right.

When you are finish you can hot glue the soopl to your working table to avoid knocking down.

Step 4: Final Thoughts

This is a simple project to reuse empty spools and keep at the same time your work place nice and tidy.

Tell me on the comments below what applications you will use this for.

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    5 years ago on Introduction

    Never thought of this, simple and clever...