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Project by RDW posted 1708 days ago 1322 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It only took me doing the laundry twice to recognize there has to be a better way. So I decided to build this clothes hamper to solve the problem. There are two compartments inside the hamper. I measured our washer and designed the volume of each side to be the equivalent of one washer full of clothes. One side is for colors, the other side is for white clothes. (I got tired of sorting clothes when it was time to do the wash,—a waste of time) Then when one side or the other is full, the doors in the front swing open allowing easy access to empty the side you want to wash.

-- Common Sense is the study of the obvious. Everyone should take Obvious 1001 and Obvious 1002 their freshman year.





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huff

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#1 posted 1708 days ago

That’s a clever idea. I never thought about measuring the volume to be equivalent to one load for the washer. Very well thought out and a nice job on the build and finish.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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jim1953

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#2 posted 1708 days ago

Very Nice Hamper

-- Jim, Kentucky

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Beginningwoodworker

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#3 posted 1708 days ago

Thats a neat idea!

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 1708 days ago

good job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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RexMcKinnon

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#5 posted 1705 days ago

Great hamper. Love the seperate doors for loading and unloading.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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MrsN

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#6 posted 1705 days ago

I love the idea of having the volume equal to a load. Fantastic design

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