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A Simple Paint Shaker for Vallejo Bottles
dMcFuzz
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United States
Joined: December 09, 2017
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Posted: Saturday, December 09, 2017 - 06:23 AM GMT+7
A simple paint shaker built from scraps and a common tool:



I use a small pill bottle that holds the Vallejo size bottle tightly. The bottle is taped to a brass bar that fits the jigsaw. It works well.

sgtreef
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Oklahoma, United States
Joined: March 01, 2002
KitMaker: 5,650 posts
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Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 03:55 AM GMT+7
Dang that looks sweet.
Nice idea there.
Reason we beat all of them in WW II.
Plus a butt load of pill bottles here.
ivanhoe6
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Wisconsin, United States
Joined: April 05, 2007
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Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 08:48 AM GMT+7
Damn good idea ! Simple & sweet ! Thanks for sharing !
retiredyank
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Arkansas, United States
Joined: June 29, 2009
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Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 01:40 PM GMT+7
That's thinking, outside the box. You can use different size bottles and cotton balls to accommodate a variety of paints.
justsendit
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Colorado, United States
Joined: February 24, 2014
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Posted: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 01:54 PM GMT+7
Dang-it! ... I knew those pill bottles I threw out yesterday had a re-purpose! 💊
retiredyank
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Arkansas, United States
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Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 03:40 AM GMT+7
You can always order bottles from sites like Amazon or eBay.
North4003
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Kentucky, United States
Joined: August 01, 2012
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Posted: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 11:54 PM GMT+7
Wow, great idea, would be a good entry in a make a tool campaign !