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Stick

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Age : 47
Location : 'Blighty'
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PostSubject: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Thu Feb 25, 2016 6:44 pm

I'm not sure why but I find tobacco tins aesthetically pleasing things so I tend to hold on to them, believing that one day I'll put them to good use.  So...

Take one of my favourites:



Add a few bits:



Get a bit creative, and add a few materials and a few hours work:



Et voila!!! One travel tin to protect my new de safety razor.

Materials used:

4mm depron model aircraft foam
Thin fleece material cut out of an old jacket
Collall glue
Varnish (for the paper label)
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PostSubject: Re: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:52 pm

Neat use for the tin, now what do you use for your mug, soap, and brush? Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
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PostSubject: Re: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:56 pm

Jolly good David me ol' lad!

Cool



Cheers,

RR
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PostSubject: Re: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Fri Feb 26, 2016 1:05 pm

monbla256 wrote:
Neat use for the tin, now what do you use for your mug, soap, and brush? Twisted Evil Twisted Evil

They're all in this one Michael:



Wink

Seriously though, I took a plastic curry powder pot that was just a little longer than the brush and cleaned it up.  With the lid on it protects the knot perfectly.

The puck comes in a metal dish with a lid which fits into the bowl I use for lathering.

I'm good to go!
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PostSubject: Re: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Mon Feb 29, 2016 4:40 pm

Nice work repurposing that tin. Cool
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PostSubject: Re: Giving an old 'baccy tin a new life   Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:04 pm

That's what I call ingenuity! Very nice!
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