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I do the audio/visual program for our turning club and we upgraded the computer from laptop to desktop last year (cheaper to upgrade a desktop than a gaming laptop) and have had it stored in a plastic box along with a box I made for the cameras and auxiliary cables. Carrying that big tub even with a folding cart was just a pain so I designed a box for it. The box is padded with carpet I have had for about 25 years (came out of a drugstore) . The latches are matched so lid can be put on either direction without causing a bind. To install I put latches (2 piece) on one side then reversed the top and put on half the latch on both sides (top on one and bottom on the other) to match. The top is divided for cameras and other items. What you cannot see in this is that there is a double support on the near side to lock the top in. The top locks in with these swing arms and is secure to turn over keeping items in place. There is foam on top and bottom of the camera compartment. Paint is acrylic lacquer.
Ok, Been doing a wee bit of research......found a few ideas. Right now, my stash of lumber is mainly 3/4" x 5-1/2" Pine, with a few 1x4s thrown in. Looking at a box for those auger bits to call home. Leave the Pine at 3/4" or resaw....(resaw means a new blade for the bandsaw...) Will need a lot of hinges, and latches. Box looks to be a "layer cake" sort of thing. Each layer can be un-latched to open up, while the rest stay latched.....$$ in brass hardware.... Each layer will need a bottom. Plywood, or thinned pine... Will need a way to keep things from rolling around inside each layer.......drill out a block to stick the shafts into? Maybe combine both the bottom panel and the bit holder into a single block? Drill the holes needed, then cut off halfway along, and halfway in thickness... Corner joints? Might go back to plain old finger joints again. It would match the rest of the box "set" I have going.... Single Brain Cell Sketch Up is on-line, working out a few details. Have to have places for a few non-auger bits, as well. May save the Cherry and Walnut scraps for dividers in the old bit box, to house the squares and bevel gauges. Depends on what they decide to do with this knee, and when they will be doing it. May have enough time to cobble something up......