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Project by Pdub posted 11-21-2014 03:29 AM 1468 views 9 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got the idea for this bandsaw box from a Texas flag bandsaw box I found online. The difference is the Texas box was made with straight lines and I wanted mine wavy. My first attempt didn’t work out due to a bad design, but I think the second attempt worked out pretty good. It’s made out of maple and I used transtint dye. The box is basically five boxes glued together after they were routed and dyed. It is roughly 8×11 x 3 ” thick. I decided not to use suede tex because I wanted the color to show in the drawers. Hope you like it!

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.





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#1 posted 11-21-2014 04:24 AM

Very nicely done

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#2 posted 11-21-2014 03:00 PM

Awesome! I love this idea. This might actually get me to make a bandsaw box.

-- Jason R.

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#3 posted 11-21-2014 03:17 PM

What a great bandsaw box, I love it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho https://www.facebook.com/SillyLillyBowsAndMore

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#4 posted 11-21-2014 04:09 PM

Great idea. My wife would love a box like this…...

-- I measured once, cut twice, and its still too short...

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#5 posted 11-21-2014 06:21 PM

  • That’s a grand old flag.*

Nice design and well made,

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

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#6 posted 11-21-2014 07:46 PM

Thanks everyone. Glad ya’ll like it.

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#7 posted 11-22-2014 08:13 PM

Wonder box, fantastic design and awesome workmanship.
Dave

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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#8 posted 11-22-2014 10:37 PM

This is an awesome project!

Thanks or sharing

Bill in MI

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#9 posted 09-02-2015 06:54 PM

What a beautiful piece. Thanks for sharing.

-- DocMike, SAT

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