Desktop AS Whiteboard

Desktop AS Whiteboard

MZ_MakeTime-Space_Badge3Over at Curious Inventor (Atlanta, GA), they were inspired by the whiteboard benchtops at the Freeside Atlanta hackerspace.


For $12, they got a 8×4 foot piece of panel board from a home store and turned it into a desktop they can write on.

4 thoughts on “Desktop AS Whiteboard

  1. John Baichtal says:

    Awesome idea.

  2. MilkmanWes says:

    Paneled the walls of my office with these at a former job for drawing giant flow charts and system diagrams that for some reason wouldn’t fit on an ordinary whiteboard. Also kept a floor to ceiling to do list on one.

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