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Things you can make from plastic bags, bottles and cans.
BOYS' LIFE Apr 1976 (v.66#4) pg. 42

Bell jar display. How to turn an empty plastic soft drink bottle into an attractive container to show off your collectibles.
BOYS' LIFE Dec 1982 (v.72#12) pg. 74

Treasures from trash. Things to make from plastic soda bottles, bleach bottles, metal boxes, "L'eggs" containers, paper boxes, glass bottles, etc.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 19 1984 (v.97#9) pg. 98, 142

Tip: Use softened plastic milk-jug material to form knife-edge protectors, molds for plaster casting, etc.
FINE WOODWORKING #63 Mar-Apr 1987 pg. 10

Re-uses for plastic bottles.
HOME CRAFTSMAN Nov-Dec 1964 (v.33#6) pg. 29

Tip: How to re-shape crushed plastic bottles.
PARENTS HOME Apr 1981 (v.5#7) pg. 40

Things to make from plastic bleach bottles.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1963 (v.120#2) pg. 146

How to reinforce the rim of a two-liter plastic bottle (after the top has been cut off) and make a lid from a bottle bottom.
WOOD MAGAZINE #52 Jun 1992 (v.9#4) pg. 15

Plastic display dome made from a 2 liter soda bottle.
WORKBASKET Feb 1984 (v.49#4) pg. 52