How to Make a Mini Bar From Jerry Can

This time I’ll show you how to make A Mini Bar From Jerry Can.

How I did it – you can check by looking DIY video or you can follow up instructions bellow.

For this project you will need:

Materials:

Jerry Can (20l)

Rubber seal (~2.5m length)

Small screws, bolts, washers

Wood screws

Draw lathes

Hinges

Pop rivets

1cm thick plywood

Polyurethane windshield glue

Black mat spry paint

Some clear coat for finish

Tools:

Drill and bits

Table saw/miter saw to cut plywood to size

Pop rivet tool

Cutters

Angle grinder

Rotary tool

Some marking and measuring tools

Step 1: Measuring and Marking

Picture of Measuring and Marking
Picture of Measuring and Marking
Picture of Measuring and Marking
Picture of Measuring and Marking
Picture of Measuring and Marking

As a base for this build I’ll use twenty liters Jerry can a.k.a petrol canister. I think you could easily find one in your local hardware or automotive parts store.
Measured and marked door lines. To get nice and round corner shape – I used random plastic cap as a guide.

Step 2: Cutting

Picture of Cutting
Picture of Cutting
Picture of Cutting
Picture of Cutting

With angle grinder cut straight lines, and with rotary tool cut corners. Used angle grinder with flap disc to clean all burrs.

Step 3: Rubber Edge Seal

Picture of Rubber Edge Seal
Picture of Rubber Edge Seal
Picture of Rubber Edge Seal
Picture of Rubber Edge Seal

Picture of Rubber Edge Seal

Step 4: Fixing Hindges

 

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