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Altoids mints sized tin


$4.75 AUD, inc GST
$4.32 AUD, exc GST

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Altoids mints sized tin
4.75 AUD


$4.75 AUD, inc GST
$4.32 AUD, exc GST
6 reviews 0 5 5
In stock, ships same business day if ordered before 2PM
Delivered by Wed, 12th of Dec
Shipping Offer


  • $6.95 Standard (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 Express (Overnight*, tracked)
  • $3 Economy Post* (3-7 days, no tracking)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page.

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Useful for larger electronic projects, including the YBox2 kit

Technical Details

Mint tin dimensions:

  • Top lid outer (not lip): 2.36" (59.9mm) x 3.75"(95mm)
  • Tin bottom: 2.3" (58.75mm) x 3.7"(93.9mm)
  • Inner: 2.24" (56.9mm) x 3.6"(91.5mm)
  • Height bottom section: 0.83" (21.28mm)
  • Height top section: "0.36 (9.26mm)
  • Corner radius .55" (14mm)

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Documentation and Resources:
  • mintyPi
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  • Creating our own Raspberry Pi 3 Case
  • We've got a whole bunch of Raspberry Pi 3 Cases here at Core Electronics. From the Official Enclosure that's perfect for most uses, right through to the gilded PiBow Coupe from Pimoroni. All of the cases we see have one or two impressive features, but our problem was that none of them ticked all the boxes when it came to a case. We've set out to create our own case, using our Raspberry Pi Expert - Sam as the tester. We are going ...

Product Comments

Customer Reviews

  1. Review by Michael verified purchaser

    Pleasing to be able to buy a container this size without buying an Altoids tin and throwing away the mints. Quality is good and the shipping was quick.

    (Posted on 29/08/2018)

  2. Review by Roberto verified purchaser

    Great portable size for storing stuff. (Posted on 5/06/2018)

  3. Review by JOY verified purchaser

    I wanted these tins for decorating to carry jewellery in for when travelling. I haven't made any yet but I'm looking forward to it. (Posted on 1/09/2017)

  4. Review by Liam verified purchaser

    These are perfect for mintyPi builds. Dimensions are near identical and allow for even more mini handheld customisation.

    Great product. (Posted on 31/08/2017)

  5. Review by Chris verified purchaser

    Nice, sturdy design enclosure for small Arduino projects (nano, Yun Mini) or particle photon. (Posted on 27/05/2017)

  6. Review by Ray verified purchaser

    Brilliant for small portable projects and for storing stuff. (Posted on 12/05/2016)

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 for Express Post (Overnight for most of Australia, 2+ days for rural, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

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Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
NSW, 2289

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