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Domino Clamps – The smartest way to attach timber to a shipping container
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How to bolt structural timber to a shipping container
In this blog we are going to show you how to bolt structural timber onto your ISO shipping container, quickly and easily, and without having to make a single hole in your container. Once attached, the timber can be used as a basis for many additions such as a roof deck or building another structure off the side of your container such as a carport or shade structure.
How to clad a shipping container
In a previous blog we explained how to prepare a shipping container for cladding, in this How-To we show you a process of cladding your container step by step. Adding cladding to a shipping container has many benefits including providing insulation, soundproofing and of course making them more aesthetically pleasing.
How to prep a shipping container for cladding
Whatever material you choose to cover your shipping container with is not going to attach to the container directly; you will first need to build a frame on the sides of the shipping container and add strips of material such as timber batten at regular intervals for you to attach your cladding to. So let's look at three techniques for creating a frame for fixing cladding to using Domino Clamps, so that the container remains undamaged and the cladding can be removed.
How to fix timber to a shipping container
With our new timber Bolt On adapter, made from 30mm birch plywood, you can easily cover your shipping container in cladding, shuttering ply, or stage flats. Many people are far more comfortable using woodworking tools than metalworking ones, so being able to fix timber and sheet materials to a shipping container was always a high priority for us.