Read Thread: Lock & Locks or...?
... Bought a bunch of those, had to throw them out. The seal is made of something that rots to pieces within a couple of years in the wild.
I searched and found that someone recommended Sistema, which seems inexpensive. Have any of you tried them, and did they hold up to moisture?
I live in the desert so can’t really answer to moisture question. However, sistema has a real hinge going in its favor instead of the creased flap that lnl’s had and break quickly (in letterbox time). I know Kurious Jo and woodaug from Washington state...
We've had decent success with Sistema here in Florida. I pick them up at TJMaxx for $1.99 for the small 2 flap container. Is the perfect size for a single backed stamp and a logbook. I wash the containers in soap and water a couple of times and they a...
Seconding Sistema. We get ours at Target. We’ve had some that have been out for years and are still going strong. https://tinyurl.com/yxehc769
Maybe I will try some Sistema locally so that I can keep an eye on them with the spring rains.
If you have a Home Goods in your area, that's a good place to look for Sistema containers, as well as other similar lesser known brands that might work. There's generally a place in the kitchenware area that has a jumble of plastic storage containers f...
I seem to be the exception re: Sistema. I've run across several in UT that were wet inside. We are high desert, but still have moisture problems due to lots of snow and flash-flooding spring rains. Maybe those wet Sistemas were hidden in places that ha...
I found some nice small boxes by a brand called Sistema. They are about $4 for 3 at Walmart: https://sistemaplastics.com/products/klip-it-packs/200ml-three-pack
I have some Sistema boxes but I haven't had them out long enough to see how well they hold up. They seem like they are pretty good.
I pick up LnLs at yard sales. Church sales are the best, dozens are normally donated and they get marked around 25 cents each! All different sizes, too.
I buy them on Amazon. Still a little pricey, but can find bulk sets that bring the price down a little compared to buying singles.
Thank you, BaliWho. I have been looking at Amazon but have not found a really good deal yet. I will keep looking! :D