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Topic: 2012 Halloween - What to do with a cardboard box?  (Read 2667 times)
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« on: November 01, 2012 11:12:22 AM »

Hi Everyone! New member here, but long time lurker.
This year for my Halloween costume, I dressed up at work. I work for an elevator components company in California and we make Elevator Controllers (the brains of the elevator). See below for my cardboard box creation.

Several hours of priming and spray painting in my garage! Stinky! LOL
Clever cuts with the exact-o knife and glue and more glue.

I had fully operating doors and a box within a box - with lots of caulk, but Spackle works best for the corners/edges.

feel free to ask any questions, and thank you for looking. Smiley  Grin

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« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2012 04:48:09 PM »

Looks great.

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« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2012 05:30:29 PM »

That's actually clever, and unique.  And I bet your coworkers loved it! 

« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2012 10:29:26 AM »

Thanks for the nice compliments. Unfortunately I didn't win the Halloween contest, there were some other really cool ones. But I enjoyed the crafting of the costume! Smiley
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2012 03:30:38 PM »

Awesome... Made me smile  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: November 06, 2012 07:44:44 PM »

Wow! That is amazing! Are you an engineer or something?
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« Reply #6 on: November 07, 2012 07:34:55 PM »

SUPER clever! I love it!
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