How to Make Magnets From Old License Plates
Break out the tin snips and learn how to repurpose colorful old license plates into handy magnets for your fridge or message board.
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Dull Sharp Edges With Sanding Block
The exposed sides of each letter where you made your cut will be sharp. For safety, use a coarse grit sanding block to dull all edges.
Wipe Off Dust
Use a wet sponge to remove the dust created from sanding the edges of each letter or number.
Straighten Bent Metal
Some of the letters may bend when you cut them out. To straighten each out, place it atop a block of wood, then tap gently with a hammer.
Turn wire and an old light bulb into a whimsical sculpture with these steps.