View Full Version : OT - source for cardboard boxes made of card stock, or thin corrugated?

Tony Ennis
12-07-2012, 11:47 PM
My current hare-brained project requires about 50 cardboard boxes, preferably with lids, that would be something like 4"x4"x8". They're basically parts bins for electronics components.

Anyone know where I can source these? Google has let to plenty of "shipping box" sites, but nothing quite like that I want.

The secondary question is, anyone ever make a "cardboard break"?

12-07-2012, 11:59 PM
I've bought these at McMaster-Carr:


Tony Ennis
12-08-2012, 12:22 AM
Ah good one. These look like they'll fit the bill:

8" 4" 4" 10 21225T91 9.66
10" 4" 4" 10 21225T93 9.14

12-08-2012, 12:27 AM
I get all my boxes from Uline. Fast shipping, good prices and huge selection.

John Stevenson
12-08-2012, 06:06 AM
I cut mine out on the laser to the exact size I want.

Slowly making up little boxes that fit the parts drawers exactly for all the small screws, sounds a bit anal but never been so organised and most are the same size anyway.

12-08-2012, 08:03 AM
stop by your local print shop. we recycle corrugated all the time