Autumn tree boxes

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Project by OldWrangler posted 10-18-2014 02:36 AM 927 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Like the vine box, this is all BKP. Tried to stain the drawer fronts in Autumn colors. It really just another learning practice with my rickity band saw. I am mostly learning the limitations of the saw as to what kind of radiuses I can cut with a 1/4” blade and the Carter Stabilizer. Practice, practice, practice keep doing something until you get it right,,,, or you run out of wood!

-- I am going to go stand outside so if anyone asks about me, tell them I'M OUTSTANDING!

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#1 posted 10-18-2014 02:49 AM

Different, Unique, and I like it!

-- just rjR

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#2 posted 10-18-2014 12:00 PM

We learn by our mistakes, I make lots of them in my wood workin.It looks good 2 me.

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#3 posted 10-18-2014 02:54 PM

What a great idea, I like it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#4 posted 10-18-2014 09:37 PM

Kinda neat – but I think you have waaaay too much time on your hands

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#5 posted 10-18-2014 10:34 PM

Well, I have 4 people who will admit to liking this project and Kathy makes 5 (but by marriage, she has vowed to like my stuff.) So I’ll keep practicing. Might as well, I have BKP coming in from Monte and more Myrtle coming from Cook in OR. and that has all gotta be converted to saw dust and firewood before I am looking at the dirt side of grass.

Dick, I hope you are right about having a lot of time. Maybe it will be enough time to really learn how to make stuff people will buy.

-- I am going to go stand outside so if anyone asks about me, tell them I'M OUTSTANDING!

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#6 posted 10-19-2014 12:31 AM

That is certainly unique! Get some 3/16 and 1/8” blades and you can cut some tight radii with the Stabilizer.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#7 posted 10-20-2014 09:03 PM

Unique band saw box! I like the style on the drawers and finish used.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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