Memories in a Box

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Project by Wav posted 12-28-2014 12:15 AM 1192 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When I was young, I grew up helping my Dad with odd jobs. At times I got into a lot trouble messing with his tools without permission. Since I acquired several of my Dad’s and Granddad’s tools after my Dad passed, I’ve needed a place to keep them. I had started this box before my Dad became ill; but, until now I wasn’t able to finish it.
The box is made from yellow pine. The trays are feature a green velvet padded liner.

-- Maddog Creations

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#1 posted 12-28-2014 01:35 AM

Looks like a great place to keep some old memories.

-- socrbent Ohio

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#2 posted 12-28-2014 02:22 AM

I’m sure your Dad & Granddad would smile and be proud that you thought enough of the tools to build a special box. Nice work!

-- Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

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#3 posted 12-28-2014 06:15 PM

Nice little project. I bet that every time you open that box to get a tool out, you will think of your Dad and Grandfather.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#4 posted 12-28-2014 07:01 PM

I especially like the design of the top of the case! I have a number of my dad’s old tools. Just repainted his old craftsman tool box. I’ve a similar dad’s tool ’s history. LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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