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Project by BOB67CAM posted 04-16-2010 08:18 PM 5842 views 16 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

a simple scrap wod bin that works very nice
i blatently ripped off the idea from 2 bins posted on here..lol
but mixed them together and this was what popped out of it
i have a sketchup that shows the basics if anyone wants it, altho im not very good at sketchup either..lol but it got me here so it must be good enough..lol
comments,questions, all welcome

-- if you dont have it, build it, especially when its a stupid idea





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hotbyte

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#1 posted 04-16-2010 08:48 PM

Good idea! So, where did you put the scaps from building your scrap bin before it was build? :-)

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BOB67CAM

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#2 posted 04-16-2010 08:53 PM

lol they were in the same spot, but in cardboard boxes, which didnt last very long as the corners would rip out fast..lol

-- if you dont have it, build it, especially when its a stupid idea

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RexMcKinnon

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#3 posted 04-16-2010 09:43 PM

cool, i like that you added the bottom storage.

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

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bigjerpare

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#4 posted 04-16-2010 10:01 PM

our shops wood-bin goes by a different name, “the floor”, this looks far better

-- Jeremy D Pare, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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michelletwo

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#5 posted 04-16-2010 10:52 PM

It’ll take 3 minutes and it will overflow..might need a bigger secoond one!!! My shop is 24×36 and it’s getting smaller & smaller every day…seems to have a stange phenomenon to do with woodworking!

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Rick Dennington

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#6 posted 04-17-2010 12:20 AM

Greetings Bob…..Your scrap bin almost looks like my “shorts” bin…... lol. I made mine about 8 years ago.
They work good IF you don’t get them too full…...........lol

-- " Unwanted mistakes.... are missed opportunities"......

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#7 posted 04-17-2010 03:40 AM

nice scrap bin… could certainly use one or two in my shop…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Popsnsons

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#8 posted 04-17-2010 03:50 AM

I thought about making one a while back. But for now, mine is a Rubbermaid tub…either way, space is an issue. I like that yours is compartmental.

-- Pops ~ In So Cal...

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Mark Whitsitt

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#9 posted 04-26-2010 06:58 AM

Great way to combine the best of everyone’s plans! I’d love to have the sketchup!

Mark

-- -- "there are many good reasons to use old hand tools, but moral superiority is NOT one of them..."

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