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Hidden Compartment for Cash or Papers

DIY Secret Compartment in Pencil

Andrew Salomone over on Instructables.com describes how to create a secret compartment in a standard No.2 pencil. He uses several in-progress photos and details the construction fluently. You need a drill press in order to hollow the pencil, but the rest of the process looks pretty straightforward.

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Hidden Storage Compartment in Arm of Chair

DIY Secret Compartment in Chair

This chair had the top section of the arm removed by Jacob_M on instructables.com. Then he cut out a hole beneath the arm to reveal a large secret compartment inside. This doesn’t work on all couches, but some are waiting for someone to get the jigsaw out.

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Secret Firearm Compartmen Safe in Bench

Gun Concealment Bench

This ottoman/bench from Meijer conceals a locking internal cabinet that can store up to 5 long guns. The cabinet is lined with soft fabric and includes a removable tray for ammunition and handguns.

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Hidden Escape Tunnel

El Chapo’s Secret Escape Tunnel

Sinaloa Cartel drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera had eluded law enforcement for 13 years before his recent capture. His properties have been searched after his recent arrest, and they discovered a series of tunnels tied into sewage and drainage tunnels. This secret bathtub trap door was found as the entrance to one of […]

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Coat Rack with Secret Gun Compartment

Firearm Concealment Coat Rack

Wood Crafters 316 makes this coat rack that lifts up to reveal a secret firearm compartment in the wall. When the rack flipped down, the compartment is not visible, and the hooks are fully functional. Functional compartments like this can be added to many different areas in the home to gain quick access to a […]

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