Organic Waste Bin

Brush it aside and wipe it away. Treat your kitchen worktop to a built-in organic waste bin.

Trim and clean carrots, peel onions, slice courgettes. Vegetables in all permutations are indispensable in tasty, healthy cooking. But where do you put the waste? In the organic waste bin, of course. How handy it would be if the bin were built into the kitchen worktop! With a saucepan or a waste bin and the right tools you can install this useful kitchen appliance yourself in next to no time. Then all you need to do is wipe it away and vegetable waste will find its way straight into the organic waste.

Organic Waste Bin

Project Process in steps

Step 1
Choose a saucepan, or alternatively a waste bin, that is the size you want and mark out its circumference on the worktop. If required you can cut off the handles neatly using the DremelĀ® 4200 and the metal cutting wheel. TIP: Make sure the diameter of the saucepan is not larger than 30cm, which is the maximum capacity of the circle cutter.

Organic Waste Bin
Organic Waste Bin

Step 2
Now for the sawing. Set the circle cutter attachment to half the saucepan's outside diameter, drill a hole in the middle of the circle with the DremelĀ® 4200 and the circle cutter attachment 678 and spiral cutting bit 561.

Organic Waste Bin
Organic Waste Bin

Step 3
To round off the edges, sand them thoroughly with the EZ SpeedClic sanding mandrel and sanding bands SC407 so that the saucepan fits neatly into the worktop. Place the lid in position. Job done.

Organic Waste Bin
Organic Waste Bin

Other Supplies

  • Existing kitchen worktop
  • Saucepan, maximum diameter 30 cm
  • Pencil

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