Really Useful box with pics


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by Video_Liam » Mon Jun 11, 2012 7:02 pm
Hi All,

Hopefully this time I have managed to get the pics of my PI box right...

Made by cutting and drilling and cliping a 0.2 ltr really useful box..

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Be very careful if you fancy doing the same, as a the plastic will cut nicely with a sharp craft knife, but it is easy to slip as the blade will binde on the cut and hence could easily slip with the odious risk !

However it is cheep, chearful, and with a bit of double sided velcro, will stick to the back of my monitor a treat...

Liam
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by boskone » Tue Jun 12, 2012 12:14 am
I'm in the middle of much the same thing with a Plano 3448 6-compartment. $1.50 at Wal-Mart in the fishing section.

The Plano seems to be a more brittle plastic than you're describing, but a Dremel-type tool with a general purpose cutting blade cuts through it easily. Too easily, if you get a bit careless.

It looks to be a bit larger; the entire RPi will fit inside, including the SD card.
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