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John Box

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Spilled Ink Preventer
« on: December 21, 2016, 09:21:47 AM »
I thought I would pass this inkwell holder idea along. If you have ever knocked over a container of ink or worried about doing so, this post is for you. I still use the old dip pens as well as the now popular Micron pens. This holder consists of a wood molding, with holes drilled in to hold those very small sealable plastic containers available at your local art and craft store. In my case I used something called a forstner bit that was a tad larger than the plastic cups.


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Re: Spilled Ink Preventer
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2016, 09:48:10 AM »
Clever man, that John Box.

Thanks for sharing.

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Re: Spilled Ink Preventer
« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2016, 03:51:12 PM »
 :thankyou:  John for sharing this wonderful idea.    Patricia
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Re: Spilled Ink Preventer
« Reply #3 on: December 22, 2016, 05:49:06 AM »
Looks great. How deep are the wells?
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Re: Spilled Ink Preventer
« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2017, 04:27:43 PM »
Looks great. How deep are the wells?

Steve the containers are ¾” x ¾”. I refill with an eye dropper. The containers are very light weight, so the wood molding with the recesses is needed to prevent accidental spills. :)

 

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