Plywood Secret Compartment

Craft & Design Furniture & Lighting
Plywood Secret Compartment


This veeeeery devious concealment, which opens with a detachable magnetic clasp, is one of eight produced by design student Yi-Ting Ching as part of her Master’s thesis called Secret Stash 2010. There’s a Flickr set of images of the project and a slickly-produced video.

For more great secret compartment projects, check out 20 Secret Doors and Clever Hiding Places.


I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

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