K-Cup Dimensions

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Forum topic by Mike posted 03-17-2013 08:13 PM 13436 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-17-2013 08:13 PM

Topic tags/keywords: k-cup box dimensions design

A friend’s birthday is coming up in a few weeks and he loves the K-Cup. I’d like to make him a really nice wooden box for him to store them in. Does anyone know what the dimensions of the individual k-cups are?

-- look Ma! I still got all eleven of my fingers! - -

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#1 posted 03-17-2013 08:34 PM

Top diameter is 2”.

Height is 1 13/16”.

Bottom diameter is 1 3/8”.

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#2 posted 03-17-2013 08:41 PM

There is a ridge under the top that is 1 13/16, and the step below that is 1 3/4. If you drill a hole 1 3/4”, the cup will sit proud enough to grasp the cup and remove it. Otherwise, the cup will have to be pushed up from the bottom to get it out of the rack.

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#3 posted 03-17-2013 08:44 PM

I prefer B-cups myself. A-cups are ok, and C-cups get in the way. K-cups! You are out of you mind!!!!

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#4 posted 03-17-2013 08:49 PM

I don’t even know what a K cup is.
There was a moment there that I was thinkin’ about bra sizes.
Help me.
Of course that was in my high school mind set. :)


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#5 posted 03-17-2013 09:20 PM

madts...LMAO…Reminds me of an old saying…Anything more than a mouth full too much…

Back to subject…Mike here’s a recent project from a fellow LJ

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#6 posted 03-17-2013 11:27 PM

Thanks everyone! I’ll post the box when I am done.

The box will be a hand full, of k-cups that is ;)

-- look Ma! I still got all eleven of my fingers! - -

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