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Glue Gun Case

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Project by screwge posted 06-04-2012 10:11 PM 1804 views 11 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Needed a case to keep my glue gun and glue sticks.

Made from ¾” Poplar scrap and ¹⁄₈” Birch ply.
A Rare earth magnet (epoxied into the lid) and ringshank nail (in the case) hold it together.
Finished with a spray poly.

Not fancy but functional.

-- Imagine It... Build It... Enjoy It!





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Woodwrecker

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#1 posted 06-05-2012 01:02 AM

Beats the heck out of my stuff just thrown in a drawer.
One of those are in order.
Makes it way more portable too.
Thanks

-- Having fun...Eric

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Boxguy

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#2 posted 06-05-2012 01:12 AM

This seems a few steps ahead of your box for the heat gun. I like the hinge arrangement better and the magnet is a good idea too. The 45s look good and the top has a solid fit. It would be nice if the dividers were even with the top edge of the bottom of your box. I really like the interior design. It works well. I like that you have a place for all the things you need in one box. You might add corner splines in the next one. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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twokidsnosleep

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#3 posted 06-05-2012 04:13 AM

Awesome!!!

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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dbhost

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#4 posted 06-05-2012 03:00 PM

My lovely bride and one of her sisters are complete glue gun / floral addicts. I believe I now HAVE to make a pair of these as gifts for the glue gun fanatics around me! What a great idea!

-- My workshop blog can be found at http://daves-workshop.blogspot.com

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clarksthandyman

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#5 posted 06-05-2012 08:48 PM

I think I am going to try out my new 45 degree miter bit and make the same thing tonight.

Thanks for the idea!

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