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DIY Magnetic Toolbox Labels with 1" Magnet Tape and 1" x 2 5/8" Labels

 

Advantages

Supplies Needed

Alternative Solutions for 1" Labels

Download the toolbox labels template

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/260166/addtoit/toolbox%20labels%20aligned%20to%20bottom.doc

Labels included in this template:

  • Hammers
  • Philips
  • Flat-Tip
  • Nut Drivers
  • 1/2" SI Sockets
  • 1/2" US Sockets
  • 3/8" SI Sockets
  • 3/8" US Sockets
  • 1/4 SI Sockets
  • 1/4 US Sockets
  • US Wrenches
  • SI Wrenches
  • Cold Chisel
  • US Hex Key
  • SI Hex Key
  • Files
  • Pliers
  • Measuring Tools
  • Drill Bits
  • SI Taps
  • SI Dies
  • US Taps
  • US Dies
  • Clamps
  • Crowbars
  • Hacksaws
  • Safety Glasses
  • Gloves
  • 1/4 SI Sockets
  • 1/4 US Sockets

Print the Template

If you're using a spray on clear coat for your protective coating spray it on now and let it dry.

Stick Labels to Label Tape

To reduce wrinkling, place the magnet on a flat metal surface before sticking the label to the magnet.

Cut Magnet to Length

Apply Protective Clear Tape

If you opt to use tape instead of spray. Put the tape on now and then trim the tape.

Steps to Customize your Label Templates

Disadvantages of making magnetic toolbox labels

Alternatives to Making your Own Toolbox Labels

Pre-made Magnetic Toolbox Labels

Parents

Options for Labeling a Toolbox