How to Make a Compact Keychain

Check out this novel way to keep your keys together.

You will need

  • A Chicago screw
  • A washer
  • Thread-locking compound
  • A drill (optional)

Step 1 Determine screw length Decide how many keys you want on the keychain to determine the length of the screw you will be purchasing.

Step 2 Take keys Take your keys to your local hardware store and purchase a Chicago screw that will fit through the keychain holes in your keys.

Step 3 Add a washer Thread a washer onto the screw; then add your keys. Fasten the bolt closed with the fastener.

Step 4 Put drops on Put a few drops of thread locking compound on the screw to prevent it from loosening.