Transforming Lunch Box




I will show you how to make a lunch box that transforms into a table.

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Step 1: STEP:1


Wood preferably not ply


Hinges with screws

Tape measure

Wood glue


something to cut the wood with

Step 2: STEP:2

Draw out with pencil the dimensions for you lunch box.

IMPORTANT: Leave some extra wood for when you mess up

Step 3: STEP:3

Draw out where you're going to cut on the wood.

Step 4: STEP:4

Take a pet break.

Step 5: STEP:5

Cut the wood.

Step 6: STEP:6

Glue the sides together.

*You can do this first then cut the wood.

Step 7: STEP:7

Drill holes for the screws then screw the hinges into the legs and the top of the "box"

Step 8: STEP:8

Attach the lids to the rest of the box.

Step 9: STEP:9


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    6 Discussions


    2 years ago

    Just a tip to help in cutting straight lines with a jig saw. Set a ruler on the edge of the foot plate and get it parallel to your line then cut away. It wil give you a nice straight line

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    Reply 2 years ago

    tape will also help prevent some of that tear out you have on the plywood