Mushroom Bandsaw Box 2

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Project by Roger posted 04-24-2015 12:48 AM 2592 views 1 time favorited 43 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is almost a twin of another mushroom box I did before Christmas for a sis-in-law. This is a project that I’m embarrassed to say was supposed to be done at Christmas…. Well, December was just few weeks ago… umm, in Roger time.. Oak and Walnut with Maple and Redheart drawer pulls, the 2 drawers hold about 9 rings each. Finished with Satin Poly. Anyhoo, thnx for lookin in, and any comments, good/bad/ugly will be appreciated.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#1 posted 04-24-2015 12:57 AM

Very nice Roger, ha know the ole saying, better late than never.

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#2 posted 04-24-2015 01:07 AM

Nice bandsaw box, Roger! Is the center cut in the stem glued? December to April is not bad. Last year hubby’s birthday present, due in April, was delivered in November! Oops! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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#3 posted 04-24-2015 01:08 AM

Christmas ? In my book, you’re way early !
Very nice Roger !

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 04-24-2015 01:08 AM

Awesome box Roger. I like it.

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

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#5 posted 04-24-2015 01:09 AM

Wow Roger!!!! That is gorgeous. Are you going to post a build blog?, I want to see how you made that.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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#6 posted 04-24-2015 01:13 AM

That’s cool Roger. It’s got a really nice flow to it. Looks like you would’ve had enough waste to make another.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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#7 posted 04-24-2015 01:14 AM

Did you mean Xmas 2016 Roger ?? ::))
Bet she will be happy no matter what the date is, hey I like your trick on how to get way with only one entry cut ;)
nice job

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#8 posted 04-24-2015 01:16 AM

Really tight and dialed in. Some bandsaw boxes look kind of slopped together, but this one is really…. right.

Couldn’t be any better.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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#9 posted 04-24-2015 01:23 AM

Just like #1, this is great looking! I especially like the interior details for the rings. Thanks for sharing and good to see you are enjoying some shop time.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#10 posted 04-24-2015 01:24 AM

Very nice Roger! Sweet !

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#11 posted 04-24-2015 02:05 AM

That is a very creative bandsaw box. I’m always amazed at the ideas I see on here.
You got that one done 8 months early. Way to go , Roger!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#12 posted 04-24-2015 02:06 AM

thats a nice band saw box friend i got to try one one day, i love the different woods you chose to use!

-- James,Alabama,

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#13 posted 04-24-2015 02:22 AM

I love it! Super job.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#14 posted 04-24-2015 02:29 AM

that is a very cool design. Nice work!

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#15 posted 04-24-2015 02:51 AM

Excellent job Roger.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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