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Laptop Chalkboard

No electricity required for this laptop that doubles as a chalkboard. Perfect for imaginative play in the car or at home!

Steps


Using a table saw, rip your 1/2” sheet of plywood down to 11”.


Using a table saw, rip your 1/2” sheet of plywood down to 11”.
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Take your 11” strip of plywood and cut (2) 8 1/2” sheets.


Take your 11” strip of plywood and cut (2) 8 1/2” sheets.
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Use your router, set to 1/4” depth, cut out a space according to the dimensions on the picture.


Use your router, set to 1/4” depth, cut out a space according to the dimensions on the picture.
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Using your router set to the same depth, cut out a space on the upper board (this will be where the chalkboard resides) according to the dimensions on the picture.


Using your router set to the same depth, cut out a space on the upper board (this will be where the chalkboard resides) according to the dimensions on the picture.
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Paint and/or Stain to your liking.


Paint and/or Stain to your liking.
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Attach Hinges so that when the "laptop" is open the hinges stop when the upper board is in the correct position for use.


Attach Hinges so that when the "laptop" is open the hinges stop when the upper board is in the correct position for use.
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Enjoy! Have fun in the car or at home!


Enjoy! Have fun in the car or at home!
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RYOBI NATION
RYOBI NATION

How fun! Easily transportable and keeps the chalk in one place - awesome project!

Cityboyfarmgirl
Cityboyfarmgirl

What a neat idea for kids to mimic their parents.

grover959
grover959

This is such a unique and clever project idea.

maryw1981_41729
maryw1981_41729

This is such a cool project! I can see lots of pretend play with this!

TARZANTHEJEDI
TARZANTHEJEDI

This is awesome, I would be interested in making a dry erase version of this!

my4boysand1_36549
my4boysand1_36549

Wow how simple and I love it! This would be great for the kids!

Alinaa
Alinaa

Both my daughter and son would love for me to build this project for them. I'd have them help me of course :)

StaffordBrix
StaffordBrix

How unique is this project?!?!!? Love the idea of my children sitting beside me while pretending (love the use of imagination) to be on their laptop.

SEANC
SEANC

This would most definitely entertain my son for hours and hours. Great project idea for sure.

dlatany_38644
dlatany_38644

This looks like fun.

carol clark
carol clark

i love this very unique and great for kids

flagler1965_34491
flagler1965_34491

What a fun project to build!!!

rusthawk_30902
rusthawk_30902

great idea, the kids would enjoy this!

mommywithtwins7
mommywithtwins7

I love this project! This would be great to take on our road trip to Disney this year! Thanks for the idea!

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Project Information

Difficulty: Intermediate
Category: Crafts & Decor

Materials Used:

  • chalkboard spray paint

  • small middle hinge

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